BARRINGTON ISLAND - Nassau, Bahamas       Call sign - C6QK     IMO number - 9059614
Owner/Manager - Cat Island Shipping Ltd., Bahamas (Trireme Vessel Management, Belgium - manager)

Location - Barrington Island was photographed while she was underway off Holland     Photograph Date - 30 July 2004
Photographer - Willem VanMaanen     Added to archive - 20 October 2004     Last updated - 8 February 2005

SHIP'S HISTORY

  Ordered - August 1992
  Keel laid - 28 December 1992
  Launched - 24 May 1993
  Delivered - September 1993

  Newbuild price - $52,402,000 US

  (a) Barrington Island - Bahamas

  As of October 2004 Barrington Island was still in service

PARTICULARS

  Ship type - Refrigerated cargo & Container ship
  Gross tonnage - 14,061
  Net tonnage - 6,900
  Deadweight tonnage - 14,100
  L.O.A. - 178.50 meters ( 585' 8" )
  Including bulbous bow
  L.B.P. - 166.20 meters ( 545' 3" )
  Width overall - 25.24 meters ( 82' 10" )
  Width moulded - 25.20 meters ( 82' 8" )
  Draught - 9.200 meters ( 30' 2" )
  Depth - 13.20 meters ( 43' 4" )
  Number of cargo holds - 4
  Number of hatch covers - 4
  Refrigerated cargo capacity - 17,774 cubic m
  Total container capacity - 434 TEU
  Containers in holds - 112 TEU
  Containers on deck - 322 TEU
  Reefer capacity (deck) - 148 TEU
  Number of tween decks - 11
  Cargo cranes - 3 (40tonne) & 4 (10 tonne)

CONSTRUCTION

  Builder - Danyard Frederikshavn A/S
  Country - Frederikshavn, Denmark
  Hull number - 717
  Engine builder - Mitsui Engineering & Shipbuilding Co. Ltd.
  Country - Tamano, Japan
  Number of engines - 1
  Engine type - B&W (model 8S60MC) 8-cyl diesel engine
  Horsepower - 22,187 bhp or 16,320 kW
  Fuel - Diesel oil & heavy fuel oil
  Diesel oil capacity - 183.0 tonnes
  Heavy fuel oil capacity - 1,874.0 tonnes
  Rate of consumption - 60.0 tonnes/day
  Speed - 21.5 knots
  Propeller - 1 fixed pitch
  Lateral thusters - none
  Steering gear - standard rudder
  Generators - 4 x 1,610kW 450V 60Hz 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..


** January 2005 - Barrington Island is on regular run from Guayaquil, Ecuador, fully loaded with bananas underdeck and assorted fruit & shrimp in containers on deck, to New York where half of her cargo is discharged. She then sails to Antwerp, Belgium to discharge the remaining cargo before returning to Guayaquil via New York (weather permitting!!!) and Miami with general cargo. A round trip lasts 5 weeks.


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