© Malcolm Cranfield
Steel single screw motor vessel built in 1998 by Rousse Industry A.D. Bulgaria (Yard No 390) as a General Cargo vessel.
- Length: 90.29 m (overall) 84.90 m (between perpendiculars)
Breadth: 15.20 m
Depth: 7.10 m
Draught: 5.64 m
Tonnage: 2981t gross/1505t net/4310t deadweight (summer)
Engines: 1x Krupp MaK 6 M 453 C – 4 stroke 6 cylinder 320 x 420 mm diesel
Power: 2080 kW/HP
Speed: 12.0 knots
Capacity: 4 holds, 114 x 20 ft containers/Grain: 5.519 m³
Call Sign: DFRC, V2AJ2
IMO Number: 9119567
Port of Registry: St Johns/Antigua & Barbuda
January 31st 1996: Keel laid.
February 25th 1998: Launched.
October 30th 1998: Completed.
@ 2001: Registered owner; TINSDAL, Germany. Registered manager; River-Liner, Germany.
© Derek Sands (Vlaardingen, 21/05/2006)
@ 2013: Registered owner; MS “TINSDAL” Klaus Koss Schiffahrts KG (Wessels Reederei). Registered manager; Wessels Reederi.
© Aleksi Lindström (All)
© Simonwp (Humber, 23/06/2017)
November 6th 2018: Due at Dover
November 13th 2018: Arrived in Belfast to discharge the milling wheat loaded at Dover
🆕© Trevor Kidd (All)
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: Aleksi Lindström, Derek Sands and Simonwp for their assistance in producing this feature.
Special thanks go to Trevor Kidd
Article © Nigel Thornton and Ray Goodfellow (Dover Ferry Photos Group)