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MV Sea Blazer (Ex Granada Carrier) – Cargo from the Past

IMO Number: 9057549

MV Sea Blazer

Ex Granada Carrier

© Charlie Chambers

© Charlie Chambers (Dover, 10/07/2006)

Steel single screw motor vessel built in 1993 by Kyokuyo Shipyard Corp (Yard No 387) as a Refrigerated Cargo ship.

Technical data

  • Length: 121.90 m (overall) 115.27 m (Between perpendiculars)
    Breadth of hull: 18.20 m
  • Depth: 9.90m
    Draught: 7.315 m
    Tonnage: 4833 gross/2799 net/6065 deadweight
    Engines: 2 SA 6-cylinder Kobe (Nagasaki Works) diesels
    Power/Propellers: 5295 kW/1
    Speed: 17.0 knots (21 knots trial)
    Capacity: 4 holds (B 7,163.00 REF 7,165 DRY; FEU 17 CAR x 235) 
  • Call Sign: C6LJ3, 3ELI9
  • MMSI Number: 374769000
  • IMO Number: 9057549
  • Official Number: 51283-PEXT-2 
  • Registry: Nassau/Bahamas 🇧🇸, Monrovia/Liberia 🇱🇷, Panama 🇵🇦
    Sister Ships: Andalucia Carrier (377), Cordoba Carrier (382), Sevilla Carrier (387), Toledo Carrier (386)


Current AIS Location

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November 24th 1992: Keel laid.

January 29th 1993: Launched.

April 8th 1993: Completed as GRANADA CARRIER for Tricrest Shipping.

March 26th 2001: Recorded Owner: Granada Shipping, Glasgow. Recorded Manager; Norbulk Shipping Ltd,. for Del Monte

December 27th 2005: Seen at Dover.

© Peter Wearing

© Peter Wearing (Dover)

March 20th 2006: Dover

© Ivan Meshkov © Ivan Meshkov © Ivan Meshkov

© Ivan Meshkov (Osaka Bay, on 23/03/2008)

March 1st 2019: Registered Owner: Lu Haifeng Development Sdn BHD.

Courtesy of Werner Muller

Courtesy of Werner Muller

February 5th 2021: Registered Owner: Jingwei Ocean Industry Pte Ltd.

March 1st 2023: SEA BLAZER for Registered Owner: Habitat International Corp. Manager: Shandong Zhonglu Fishery Shipping.


All information is believed to be correct and no responsibility is accepted for any errors or omissions. All items included in this article are subject to © copyright. We would like to take this opportunity of thanking: Charlie Chambers, Fotoflite,  Ivan Meshkov and Peter Wearing for their assistance in producing this feature.

Article © Nigel Thornton and Ray Goodfellow (Dover Ferry Photos Group)


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