ALEKSANDR NEVSKIY - Murmansk, Russia       Call sign - UCAE     IMO number - 7721213
Owner/Operator - Murmansk Shipping Co. (MCS), Russia

Location - Aleksandr Nevskiy was photographed while she was downbound in the Welland Canal at Thorold, Ontario, Canada
Photograph Date - 26 September 1998     Photographer - Jeff Cameron     Added to archive - 24 November 1998     Last updated - 28 October 2004

SHIP'S HISTORY

  Ordered - March 1977
  Keel laid - 30 December 1977
  Launched - 27 February 1978
  Delivered - May 1978

  Newbuild price - unknown

  (a) Aleksandr Nevskiy - U.S.S.R. (1992)
  (b) Aleksandr Nevskiy - Russia

  As of October 2004 Aleksandr Nevskiy was still in service

PARTICULARS

  Ship type - Gearless bulk carrier
  Gross tonnage - 14,141
  Net tonnage - 6,365
  Deadweight tonnage - 19,590
  L.O.A. - 162.21 meters ( 532' 3" )
  L.B.P. - 154.87 meters ( 508' 1.5" )
  Width overall - 22.92 meters ( 75' 2.5" )
  Width moulded - 22.86 meters ( 75' 0" )
  Draught - 9.880 meters ( 32' 5" )
  Depth - 13.54 meters ( 44' 5" )
  Number of cargo holds - 6
  Number of hatch covers - 6
  Total cargo hold volume - 22,422 cubic meters
  Total container capacity - 442 TEU
  Containers in holds - 282 TEU
  Containers on deck - 160 TEU
  Reefer container capacity - none
  Also fitted to carry 40 foot containers
  Designed for navigation in light ice conditions
  Strengthened for carrying heavy cargoes

CONSTRUCTION

  Builder - VEB Warnowwerft Warnemuende
  Country - Warnemuende, East, Germany
  Hull number - 103
  Engine builder - VEB Dieselmotorenwerk Rostock
  Country - Rostock, Germany
  Number of engine - 1 diesel engine
  Engine type - MAN (model K8Z70/120E) 8-cylinder
  Horsepower - 11,200 hp or 8,237 kW
  Fuel - Diesel oil & heavy fuel oil
  Diesel oil capacity - 441.0 tonnes
  Heavy fuel oil capacity - 1,257.0 tonnes
  Fuel tank heating coils - Fitted in all bunkers
  Rate of consumption - unknown
  Speed - 15.3 knots
  Propellers - 1 fixed pitch
  Bow thuster - unknown
  Steering gear - standard rudder
  Generators - 4 x 400kW 380V 50Hz a.c.

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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