Szechuen IV

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Sister of the ship Soochow V

Szechuen IV.
ID /IMO No.9106766.
Type Geared Container carrier.
Gross Registered Tonnage 7,869 tons.
Builder Mino Zosensho K.K., Shimizu. Yard No. 1445.
Delivery date July 1995.
Hull Steel, bow thuster, 2 x 36 tonne cranes, fixed container guides, Ballast tanks to maintain even keel during cargo operations.
Decks 1, plus part 2nd. deck.
Length 129.75 over bulbous bow. F'c'sle 11 m. Poop 17.8 m.
Width 22.2 m.
Depth 11 m.
Engine Builder Mitsui Engineering & Shipbuilding Co., Tomano.
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 10,734 mt.
Bale capacity container capacity 725 TEU.
Power Diesel.
Aspiration Turbochrged.
Boiler Composite, exh.gas/fuel oil.
Fuel Diesel/fuel oil.
Propeller Cotrollable pitch.
Launched Jan. 1995.
Original owner China Navigation Co.
Delivered to owner Jan 1995.

History

July 1995. Delivered as "Szechuen" to China Navigation Co.

1996. Renamed "Kokopo Chief".

1998. Renamed "Tasman Chief".

1999. Renamed "Tasman Star", "Szechuen", "Thailand Star", "Maersk Nairobi".

2001. Renamed "Szechuen".

2004. Sold to ASG Dritte Altonaer Schiffahrts GmbH & Co KG. Renamed "Sylvette".

2008. Renamed "Tiger Stream", "Sofrana Tourville".

2010. Renamed "Sylvette"

2012. Renamed "Damai Sejahtera 1".

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