Shengking III

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Sister ship of the Shansi V

Shengking III
Type Geared Multi-Purpose - Containers, Breakbulk, Bulk.
Builder Zhejiang Ouhua Ship Building Co., Zhoushaun China. Yard No 640.
Hull Steel
Length LOA. 199.9m. LPP 188.79m.
Width 28.2m.
Depth 15.5m.
Engine Builder Hudong Heavy Machinery, Shanghai, China.
Engine Type Wartsila 6RT-flex58T-D Tier II,
Engine cylinders 6, 580mm bore.
Engine stroke 2,416mm.
Engine Power Max.MCR 13,560kW @ 105rpm.
Propulsion mode Single screw.
Deadweight 30,813 tons.
Power Diesel.
Aspiration Turbogharged.
Boiler Aalberg composite boiler. Exh.gas/fuel oil.
Fuel HFO, MDO, ultra low sulphur MDO.
Generator voltage 440v.
Generator Frequency 60Hz.
Propeller blades 5.
Propeller formation Cast, Solid.
Propeller material Cunial (Wartsilla patent)
Designer Neptune Shipdesign, Rostock, Germany.
Original owner China Navigation Co. Pte. Ltd.
Delivered to owner September 2013


The Naming ceremony took place at the Port of Tauranga, see Image section below, for details.

Early April 2014 On departure southbound from Los Angeles, the vessel suffered propeller damage, thought to have been caused by a submerged log necessitating return to port for repairs.


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