Cargo VesselsPast and Present

MV Seatrade White – Past and Present

MV Seatrade White

© Nigel Scutt

Dover 20/02/17 © Nigel Scutt (Dover Strait Shipping)

Steel single screw motor vessel built in 2016 by Yangfan Group Co., Ltd, Zhoushan. China (Yard No CV22H – JT05) as a Container Ship

Technical Data

  • Length: 185 m (overall) 175.97 m (between perpendiculars)
  • Breadth: 30.01 m
  • Depth: 16.5 m
  • Draught: 9 m
  • Tonnage: 24,905 gross/9,207 net/22380t deadweight
  • Engines: (1) 2T- 6-cylinder MAN/B&W 6G60ME-C9.5 diesel
  • Power: 13100 kW/17799HP
  • Speed: 19 knots
  • Capacity: 5 holds 44771.00m³ (Nominal 2,259 TEU / Homogeneous 1,580 TEU@14mt, Effective 778 FEU@30mt / Reefer Equivalent 13,480 pallets)
  • Call Sign: D5LS2
  • IMO Number: 9756092
  • Veristar Register Number: 31860H
  • Port of Registry: Monrovia/Liberia, Marshall Islands
  • Sister-Ship: Seatrade Blue, Seatrade Orange, Seatrade Red.

Current AIS Location

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October 21st 2015: Keel laid. Originally planned to be named SEATRADE ORANGE.

September 24th 2016: Launched. She was then berthed at the shipyard’s outfitting berth next to her sister vessel SEATRADE RED (YF SNo.: JT04).

December 14th 2016: Officially named SEATRADE WHITE.

© Triton Schiffahrts GmbH

© Triton Schiffahrts GmbH

December 2016: Registered Owner; Hai Lu 1503 Ltd. Registered Manager; Seatrade Shipmanagement BV.

January 9th 2017: To be employed on “The Meridian” service Rotterdam-Dunkirk-Radicatel-Papeete-Noumea-Nelson-Napier-Tauranga-Callao-Paita-Philadelphia-Zeebrugge-Tilbury-Rotterdam rotation.

© Brent  © Brent

© Brent

February 20th 2017: Maiden call at the Port of Dover.

© Nigel Scutt  © Nigel Scutt

© Nigel Scutt  © Nigel Scutt

Dover 20/02/17 © Nigel Scutt (Dover Strait 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: Brent and Nigel Scutt (Dover Strait Shipping) for their assistance in producing this feature.

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

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