DA DE - Guangzhou/Canton, China        Call sign - BOLV    IMO number - 5387647

Location - Photographed possibly while she was underway in Holland     Photograph Date - 1984
Photographer - Unknown - (Willem VanMaanen's collection)     Added to archive - 4 Feb 2003     Last updated - 24 Feb 2003

SHIP'S HISTORY

  Keel laid -
  Launched -
  Delivered - January 1962

  (a) Werdenfels - Germany (1973)
  (b) Da De - China

  As of Feb 2003 she was still operational

PARTICULARS

  Ship type - General cargo ship
  Gross tonnage - 9,554
  Net tonnage - 5,188
  Deadweight tonnage - 12,633
  L.O.A. - 152.25 m
  L.B.P. - 144.0 m
  Width overall - 20.43 m
  Width moulded - 20.40 m
  Draught - 8.3 m
  Depth - 23.2 m

CONSTRUCTION

  Yard name - Aktien Gesellschaft "Weser"
  Country - Bremen, West Germany
  Hull number - 1,345
  Engine builder - Masch. Augsburg-Nuernberg (MAN) - Augsburg, Germany
  Number of engines - 1
  Engine type - MAN K8Z78/155C diesel
  Horsepower - 10,800 bhp
  Speed - 17 knots
  Bow/stern thuster hp - none

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION - Former owners, managers, accidents, conversions, cargoes, voyages, sightings or corrections etc - Viewer contributions encouraged

* Owners 1973 - 1991 China Ocean Shipping Company (Cosco) Guangzhou, China
* Owners 1991 - Guanzhou Shipping & Enterprises Co. Ltd., China

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

Contributions also by - Sylvia Masson - Quebec, Canada

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