DAISY - Panama        Call sign - 9HGF5    IMO number - 7701859    Owner - Dainichi Shipping, Japan

Location - Welland, Ontario, Canada - Sailing northbound in the Welland Canal destined for the Atlantic Ocean     Photograph Date - 2 Sep 1978
Photographer - Dave Kohl - (Willem VanMaanen's collection)     Added to archive - 4 Feb 2003     Last updated - 24 Feb 2003

SHIP'S HISTORY

  Keel laid - January 1977
  Launched - February 1977
  Delivered - May 1977

  (a) Daisy - Panama (1983)
  (b) United Confidence - Panama (1987)
  (c) Reunite Confidence - Philipines (1991)
  (d) United Confidence - Cyprus (1996)
  (e) Hua Tian - Malta (2002)
  (f) Fu Xing 1 - Panama

  As of Feb 2003 she was still operational

PARTICULARS

  Ship type - Bulk Carrier
  Gross tonnage - 10,965
  Net tonnage - 6,267
  Deadweight tonnage - 17,693
  L.O.A. - 146.01 m
  L.B.P. - 138.03 m
  Width overall - 22.33 m
  Width moulded - 22.31 m
  Draught - 9.28 m
  Depth - 12.5 m

CONSTRUCTION

  Yard name - Tsuneishi Zosen K.K.
  Country - Numakuma, Japan
  Hull number - 367
  Engine builder - Ishikawajima Harima Heavy Industries (I.H.I) - Aioi, Japan
  Number of engines - 1
  Engine type - Semt-Pielstick 12PC2-5V400 diesel
  Horsepower - 7,999 bhp
  Speed - 14 knots
  Bow/stern thuster hp - none

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

* Owners 1977 - 1987 Dainichi Kaiun, Japan (Dainichi Shipping)
* Owners 1987 - 1991 Perseus Shipping, Japan
* Owners 1991 - 1996 Headline Shipping, Cyprus
* Owners 1996 - 2002 Ever Glory Shipping Enterprises, China
* Owners 2002 - Heng Bin Shipping Ltd., Hong Kong

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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