BOGDAN - Valetta, Malta       Call sign - 9HMQ5     IMO number - 9132492     Owner - Bogdan Maritime Ltd., Bulgaria

Location - Sailing southbound in the Welland Canal at St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada     Photograph Date - 23 April 2001
Photographer - Jeff Cameron     Added to archive - 30 Apr 2001     Last updated - 29 Mar 2003

SHIP'S HISTORY

  Ordered - August 1995
  Keel laid -
  Launched -
  Delivered - November 1997

  (a) Bogdan - Malta

  As of April 2003 Bogdan was still in service

PARTICULARS

  Ship type - Bulk carrier
  Gross tonnage - 10,220
  Net tonnage - 5,123
  Deadweight tonnage - 13,960
  L.O.A. - 142.14 meters
  L.B.P. - 133.00 meters
  Width overall - 22.23 meters
  Width moulded -
  Draught - 8.25 meters
  Depth - 11.15 meters
  Number of cargo holds - 4
  Number of hatch covers - 4
  Cargo handling cranes - 4 (12 tonne)
  Cargo hold volume - 17,854 cubic meters

CONSTRUCTION

  Builder - Varna Shipyard
  Country - Varna, Bulgaria
  Hull number - 712
  Engine builder -
  Country -
  Number of engines - 1
  Engine type - MAN B&W 7S35MC diesel
  Fuel - Heavy fuel oil & diesel oil
  Horsepower - 6,667 bhp or 4,903 kW
  Speed - 13 knots
  Propeller - 1 variable pitch
  Bow thuster - 1 (? hp)
  Steering gear - Standard rudder

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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