DENMARK MARU - Monrovia, Liberia        Call sign - VRXC9     IMO number - 7706500

Location - St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada (Southbound in the Welland Canal above lock 1)    Photograph Date - April 1984   
Photographer - Willem VanMaanen    Added to archive - 9 Feb 2003    Last updated - 9 Feb 2003

SHIP'S HISTORY

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

  (a) Scan Eastern - Liberia (1982)
  (b) Aster - flag ? (1982)
  (c) Denmark Maru - Liberia (1989)
  (d) Mayfair - Liberia (1993)
  (e) Fereniki - Greece (1997)
  (f) Helen M - Malta (2001)
  (g) Heng Li - Hong Kong

  Still operational as of Feb 2003

PARTICULARS

  Ship type - Bulk carrier
  Gross tonnage - 11,070
  Net tonnage - 6,226
  Deadweight tonnage - 17,587
  L.O.A. - 146.0 m
  L.B.P. - 138.0 m
  Width overall - 22.45 m
  Width moulded - 22.30 m
  Draught - 9.28 m
  Depth - 12.45 m

CONSTRUCTION

  Yard name - Tsuneishi Shipbuilding
  Country - Numakuma, Japan
  Hull number - 405
  Engine builder - Mitsui Eng & SB Co. Ltd, Tamano, Japan
  Number of engines - 1
  Engine types - B&W 9K45GF diesel
  Horsepower - 7,900
  Speed - 14.1 knots
  Bow/stern thuster hp - unknown

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

* Since April of 2001 she has been owned by Yong Heng Shipping Ltd., Hong Kong

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

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