Cargo VesselsPast and Present

MV Swedish Stream – Past and Present

IMO Number: 9030149

MV Swedish Stream

ex Swedish Reefer, Chiquita Scandinavia

© Cees Bustraan

© Cees Bustraan

Steel single screw motor vessel built in 1992 at Danyard A/S Frederikshavn, Denmark (Yard No. 714) as a refrigerated cargo vessel

Technical Data

  • Length: 158.12m (overall), 144.99m (moulded)
  • Breadth: 24.40m (moulded)
  • Depth: 10.00m
  • Draught: 11.90m (summer)
  • Tonnage: 13,049 gross, 5,353 net, 14178t deadweight
  • Engines: One 2T – 8 cylinder B & W diesel
  • Power: 15218.4kW
  • Speed: 21.80 knots
  • Capacity: 18275 cu.m. 170 Reefer Plugs. 439 TEU
  • Call sign: C6KD4
  • MMSI Number: 308126000
  • IMO Number: 9030149
  • Registry: Nassau/Bahamas 🇧🇸

Current AIS Location

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November 1st 1992: Completed as CHIQUITA SCANDINAVIA.

2005: Registered Owner; Danop Ltd.


  • -‘CHIQUITA NEDERLAND’ 13,958tdw Blt 11/91 Danyard Frederikshavn, Den M/E B&W 439 TEUs
  • – ‘CHIQUITA BELGIE’ 13,930 tdw Blt 02/92 Danyard Frederikshavn, Den M/E B&W 331 TEUs
  • – ‘CHIQUITA SCANDINAVIA’ 13,930 tdw Blt 11/92 Danyard Frederikshavn, Den M/E B&W 439 TEUs
  • – ‘CHIQUITA ITALIA’ 13,930 tdw Blt 08/92 Danyard Frederikshavn, Den M/E B&W 439 TEUs
  • – ‘CHIQUITA DEUTSCHLAND’ 13,930 tdw Blt 09/91 Danyard Frederikshavn, Den M/E B&W 439 TEUs
  • – ‘CHIQUITA SCHWEIZ’ 13,910tdw Blt 05/92 Danyard Frederikshavn, Den M/E B&W 439 TEUs
  • – ‘CHIQUITA BREMEN’ 12,890 tdw Blt 10/92 Schichau Seebeckwerft, Geu M/E B&W 290 TEUs
  • – ‘CHIQUITA ROSTOCK’ 12,850 tdw Blt 03/93 Schichau Seebeckwerft, Geu M/E B&W 290 TEUs
  • Sold En Bloc To Chartworld at 227.00mil USD. Registered Manager; Diamond Ship Management NV.

© Gena Amfimov

© Gena Anfimov

2007: Registered Manager; Diamond Shipmanagement NV. Registered Owner; Scandinavia Shipping Corp.

© Willem Oldenburg  © Willem Oldenburg

© Willem Oldenburg

  © Aleksi Lindström

© Aleksi Lindström

July 2014: Renamed SWEDISH REEFER. Registered Manager; Chartworld Shipping Corp.

2014: Registered Manager; Seatrade Reefer Chartering NV.

© Cees Bustraan  © Cees Bustraan

© Cees Bustraan

July 28th 2017: Laid up on the River Fal

© Mike Nash

© Mike Nash

December 1st 2019: Renamed SWEDISH STREAM.

December 16th 2019: Registered owner; Swedish Stream Shipping Co Ltd, Groningen.

© Wil Weijsters

© Wil Weijsters (New Waterway, 06/05/2016)

July 14th 2020: Called at Dover.

September 25th 2022: Called at Dover.

© Marcus S

🆕 © Marcus S (Emden, 22/11/2024)

March 14th 2024: Due at Dover.

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: Gena Anfimov, Cees Bustraan, Aleksi Lindström, Mike Nash, Willem Oldenburg, Marcus S and Wil Weijsters for their assistance in producing this feature.

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

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