AGNITA - Constantza, Romania       Call sign - YQEX     IMO number - 7641970     Owner - Nigtas Ltd., Aliaga, Turkey (scrapyard)

Location - Photographed while beached at Aliaga, Turkey awaiting demolition     Photograph Date - 1 September 1998
Photographer - Selim San    Added to archive - 9 Nov 2003     Last updated - 9 Nov 2003

SHIP'S HISTORY

  Ordered - June 1972
  Keel laid - ???
  Launched - ???
  Delivered - July 1976

  (a) Agnita - Romania

  Arrived at Aliaga in tow on 31 August 1998
  scrap price - unknown

PARTICULARS

  Ship type - Iron ore/bulk carrier
  Gross tonnage - 9,029
  Net tonnage - 2,709
  Deadweight tonnage - 12,930
  L.O.A. - 151.39 meters (496'9")
  L.B.P. - 140.62 meters (461'4")
  Width overall - 19.77 meters (64'10")
  Width moulded - 19.75 meters (64'10")
  Draught - 7.930 meters (26'0")
  Depth - 10.72 meters (35'7")
  Number of cargo holds - 5
  Number of hatch covers - 5 (steel)
  Cargo hold volume - 8,539 cubic meters
  Unloading derricks - none
  Strengthened for carrying iron ore cargoes
  Strengthened for light ice navigation

CONSTRUCTION

  Builder - Santierul Naval S.A. Galatz
  Country - Galatz, Romania
  Hull number - 659
  Engine builder - H. Cegielski Zaklady Przemyslu Metalowego
  Country - Poznan, Poland
  Number of engines - 1
  Engine type - Sulzer 6-cylinder diesel (model 6RND68)
  Horsepower - 7,200 bhp or 5,296 kW
  Diesel Oil capacity - unknown
  Heavy Fuel Oil capacity - 2,029 tonnes
  Fuel consumption - ? tonnes per day
  Speed - 14.0 knots
  Propeller - 1 fixed pitch
  Steering gear - Standard rudder
  Bow thuster - none

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