CMA CGM VOLTAIRE - Monrovia, Liberia       Call sign - ELZK9     IMO number - 9221827     Owner - Niederelbe Schiffahrt, Germany

Location - Photographed while she was underway off Europoort, Holland     Photograph Date - 25 June 2001
Photographer - Wim Van Noort     Added to archive - 21 Mar 2003     Last updated - 23 Mar 2003

SHIP'S HISTORY

  Ordered - March 1999
  Keel laid - March 2001
  Launched - 9 June 2001
  Delivered - 10 August 2001

  (a) Buxcoast - unregistered
  (b) CMA CGM Voltaire - Liberia

  As of March 2003 CMA CGM Voltaire is still in service

PARTICULARS

  Ship type - Container ship
  Gross tonnage - 72,760
  Net tonnage - 41,077
  Deadweight tonnage - 77,900
  L.O.A. - 300.00 meters
  L.B.P. - 286.00 meters
  Width overall - 40.0 meters
  Width moulded -
  Draught - 14.50 meters
  Depth - 24.20 meters
  Total container capacity - 6,446
  Container capacity (deck) - 3,398 TEU
  Container capacity (hold) - 3,048 TEU
  Reefer capacity - 500 TEU
  TEU = Twenty foot Equivalent Unit
  Also fitted to carry 40' and 48' containers

CONSTRUCTION

  Builder - Daewoo Heavy Industries
  Country - Okpo, South Korea
  Hull number - 4,071
  Engine builder -
  Country - , South Korea
  Number of engines - 1
  Engine type - MAN 12K90MC-C diesel
  Fuel - heavy fuel oil & diesel oil
  Horsepower - 92,838 bhp or 68,288 kW
  Speed - 26 knots
  Propeller - 1 variable pitch
  Bow thuster - 1 (2,600 hp)
  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..


** 2003 CMA CGM Voltaire is owned by NSB Niederelbe Schiffahrt, Germany and she is operated by CMA CGM The French Line, France


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