CARLO M - Monrovia, Liberia       Call sign - ELDK     IMO number - 7602467
Owner - Compania Comercial y Naviera "San Martin" S.A., Chile (San Martin S.A.)     Operator - Shiserco Shipping Services, Chile

Location - Carlo M was photographed while she was lying at anchor in the harbour at VAncouver, British Columbia, Canada
Photograph Date - 4 October 1992     Photographer - Rick Garcia    Added to archive - 7 Jan 2004     Last updated - 7 Jan 2004

SHIP'S HISTORY

  Ordered - September 1976
  Keel laid - unknown
  Launched - January 1977
  Delivered - July 1977
  Construction cost - unknown

  (a) Carlo M - Liberia (1996)
  (b) Zhao Shan - Saint Vincent (29 May 2002)
  (c) Welly - Panama

  As of January 2004 Welly was still in service

PARTICULARS

  Ship type - Iron ore strengthened bulk carrier
  Gross tonnage - 22,263
  Net tonnage - 12,041
  Deadweight tonnage - 37,677
  L.O.A. - 187.74 meters (615'5")
  L.B.P. - 178.01 meters (583'6")
  Width overall - 28.43 meters (93'2")
  Width moulded - 28.40 meters (93'1")
  Draught - 10.757 meters (35'3")
  Depth - 15.32 meters (50'3")
  Number of cargo holds - 5
  Number of hatch covers - 5
  Volume of cargo holds - 44,257 m3
  Water ballast capacity - 20,629 tonnes
  Unloading cranes - 4 (15 tonnes)
  Strengthened for carrying heavy cargoes

CONSTRUCTION

  Builder - Ishikawajima Harima Heavy Industries (IHI)
  Country - Aioi, Japan
  Hull number - 2582
  Engine builder - Ishikawajima Harima Heavy Industries (IHI)
  Country - Aioi, Japan
  Number of engines - 1
  Engine type - Sulzer (model 6RND68M) 6-cyl diesel
  Horsepower - 11,400 bhp or 8,385 kW
  Fuel - Diesel oil & heavy fuel oil
  Diesel oil capacity - 179.0 tonnes
  Heavy fuel oil capacity - 2,866.5 tonnes
  Rate of consumption - unknown
  Speed - 15.5 knots
  Propeller - 1 fixed pitch
  Steering gear - 1 standard rudder
  Bow thuster - none
  Generators - 3 x 480kW 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..


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