BREGA STAR - Limassol, Cyprus       Call sign - P3GR2     IMO number - 8209626     Owner - B Navi SpA, Italy

Location - Photographed while underway off Europoort, Holland     Photograph Date - 29 March 2002
Photographer - Wim Van Noort     Added to archive - 20 Mar 2003     Last updated - 22 Mar 2003

SHIP'S HISTORY

  Ordered - July 1982
  Keel laid - November 1982
  Launched - August 1983
  Delivered - October 1983

  (a) Calabar - Cyprus (1988)
  (b) Coralbank - Cyprus (1988)
  (c) Calabar - Cyprus (1990)
  (d) Tiger River - Cyprus (1/1998)
  (e) Brega Star - Germany (5/1988)
  (f) Brega Star - Cyprus

  As of March 2003 Brega Star was still in service

PARTICULARS

  Ship type - General cargo
  Gross tonnage - 5,505
  Net tonnage - 3,027
  Deadweight tonnage - 7,822
  L.O.A. - 125.33 meters
  L.B.P. - 117.02 meters
  Width overall - 18.55 meters
  Width moulded - 18.51 meters
  Draught - 5.88 meters
  Depth - 7.95 meters
  Number of cargo holds - 3
  Number of hatch covers - 3
  Container capacity - 500 (20 foot)
  Reefer container capacity - ??
  Also fitted to carry 40 foot containers
  Cargo handling cranes - 2 (35 tonne)

CONSTRUCTION

  Builder - Flensburger Schiffsbauges mbH
  Country - Flensburg, West Germany
  Hull number - 666
  Engine builder - Krupp MaK Maschinenbau GmbH
  Country - Kiel, Germany
  Number of engines - 1
  Engine type - MaK 6M551AK diesel
  Fuel - Heavy fuel oil & diesel oil
  Horsepower - 4,350 bhp or 3,199 kW
  Speed - 14 knots
  Propeller - 1 variable pitch
  Bow thuster - 1 (300 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..


* Her hull is strengthened for navigation in light ice conditions


Information sources - Fairplay Internet Ship Register, Lloyds Registers & Marine News - The World Ship Society
Additional information - Franse Sanderse - Holland

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