Shantung III

From WikiSwire
Jump to navigation Jump to search

Sister of the ship Soochow V

Shantung III
ID /IMO No. 9106754.
Type Container carrier.
Gross Registered Tonnage 7,869 mt.
Builder Mino Zosenshu K.K. Shimizu. Yard No. 1444.
Delivery date April 20th.1995.
Hull Steel, bow thruster, 2 x 36 tonne cranes, fixed container guides, ballst tanks to maintain even keel during cargo operations.
Decks 1, plus part 2nd. deck.
Length 129.75 m. over bulbous bow, F'c'sle 11 m. Poop 17.8 m.
Width 22.2 m.
Depth 11 m.
Engine Builder Mitsiu Engineering & Shipbuilding Co., Tamano.
Engine Type Diesel, Burmeister & Wain, 2 stroke, single acting.
Engine cylinders 7.
Engine Power 7,280 bhp.
Propulsion mode Single screw.
Speed 16 kts.
Deadweight 10.370 mt.
Bale capacity Container capacity 725 TEU.
Power Diesel.
Aspiration Turbocharged.
Boiler Composite, exh,gas/fuel oil.
Fuel Diesel/fuel oil.
Propeller Controllable pitch.
Launched Jan 31st.1995.
Original owner China Navigation Co.


January 31st.1995. Delivered to CNCo. as the "Shantung".

1997. Renamed "Melanesian Chief".

1998. Renamed "Shantung".

1999. Renamed "Malaysian Star", then to "Maersk Zanzibar".

2001. Sold to Jacqueline Schiffahrts GmbH & Co. KG. Renamed "Safmarine Wami"

2002. Renamed "Jacqueline"

2006. Renamed "Delmas Kaveri" and reverted to "Jacqueline" in 2008.

2008. Sold to Gati Ltd.,India. Renamed "Gati Majestic"


Events / Stories