Christian Essberger - Madeira, Portugal       Call sign - CQUI     IMO number - 9212498
Owner - Navegar Companhis Portugesa de Navegacao, Portugal

Location - Photographed while she was underway off Holland     Photograph Date - 15 August 2001
Photographer - Willem VanMaanan     Added to archive - 14 Jul 2002     Last updated - 13 May 2003

SHIP'S HISTORY

  Ordered - April 1999
  Keel laid - January 2000
  Launched - August 2000
  Delivered - 30 October 2000

  (a) Christian Essberger - Holland (2000)
  (b) Christian Essberger - Madeira

  As of April 2003 Christian Essberger was still in service

PARTICULARS

  Ship type - Chemical & oil tanker
  Gross tonnage - 3,557
  Net tonnage - 1,402
  Deadweight tonnage - 4,705
  L.O.A. - 99.90 meters
  L.B.P. - 93.90 meters
  Width overall - 15.40 meters
  Width moulded -
  Draught - 6.55 meters
  Depth - 8.15 meters
  Number of cargo tanks - 14
  Number of cargo pumps -
  Cargo handling cranes - 1 (? hp)

CONSTRUCTION

  Builder - J.J. Sietas Schiffswerft
  Country - , Germany
  Hull number - 1164
  Engine builder - Mak Motoren GmbH & Co.
  Country - Germany
  Number of engines - 1
  Engine type - MaK 6M43 diesel
  Fuel - Diesel oil
  Horsepower - 6,458 bhp or 4,750 kW
  Speed - 15 knots
  Propeller - 1 variable pitch
  Bow thuster -
  Steering gear -

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..


** 23 March 2003 she is in Gdansk, Poland loading some kind of fuel cargo


Information sources - Fairplay Internet Ship Register, Lloyds Registers & Marine News - The World Ship Society
Additional information - Sylvia Masson - Quebec, Canada, Wim Van Noort - Holland & Wojtek Tabaka, Poland

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