ALCEDO - Stockholm, Sweden       Call sign - SBHD     IMO number - 9256432
Owner/Manager - Frederiet AB, Sweden / Frederlet, Sweden - manager

Location - Alcedo was photographed while she was underway off Holland     Photograph Date - 4 August 2004
Photographer - Willem VanMaanen     Added to archive - 29 October 2004     Last updated - 5 November 2004

SHIP'S HISTORY

  Ordered - August 2001
  Keel laid - 11 October 2002
  Launched - 16 January 2003
  Delivered - November 2003

  Newbuild price - unknown

  (a) Alcedo - Sweden

  As of May 2004 Alcedo was still in service

PARTICULARS

  Ship type - Bitumen tanker
  Gross tonnage - 6,719
  Net tonnage - 6,556
  Deadweight tonnage - 1,966
  L.O.A. - 116.87 meters ( 383' 5.5" )
  L.B.P. - 110.15 meters ( 361' 5" )
  Width overall - 18.00 meters ( 59' 1" )
  Width moulded - unknown
  Draught - 7.50 meters ( 24' 7" )
  Depth - 10.20 meters ( 33' 6" )
  Number of cargo tanks - 3
  Volume of tanks - 7,248 m3 (approx 45,588 bbls)
  Number of cargo pumps - 3
  Rate of discharge - 1,500 tonnes/hour
  Cargo hose crane - 1 (@ 5 tonnes)
  Cargo tank heating coils - In all tanks
  Maximum cargo temperature - 250 degrees C
  Designed for service in light ice conditions

CONSTRUCTION

  Builder - Shanghai Edward Shipbuilding
  Country - China
  Hull number - 126
  Engine builder - Oy Wartsila Ab
  Country - Vaasa, Finland
  Number of engines - 1
  Engine type - Wartsila (model 6L38B) 6-cyl diesels
  Horsepower - 5,914 hp or 4,350 kW
  Fuel - Diesel fuel & heavy fuel oil
  Diesel fuel oil capacity - unknown
  Heavy fuel oil capacity - unknown
  Rate of consumption - unknown
  Speed - 15.0 knots
  Propeller - 1 variable pitch
  Bow thuster - 1 (? hp)
  Steering gear - standard rudder
  Generators - unknown

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION - This section is open for all viewers to contribute any information about this ship that is known such as former owners, managers, charterers, accidents, conversions, drydockings, cargoes, voyages, sightings or ports of call etc..


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Information sources - Fairplay Internet Ship Register, Lloyds Registers & Marine News - The World Ship Society
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