DON AKAKI - Limmasol, Cyprus        Call sign - P3XZ4    IMO number - 7411325

Location - Sorel, Quebec, Canada - Anchored in the St. Lawrence River off Sorel      Photograph Date - 10 Dec 1998    
Photographer - Rene Beauchamp (Willem VanMaanen collection)    Added to archive - 11 Feb 2003    Last updated - 19 Feb 2003

SHIP'S HISTORY

  Keel laid - May 1977
  Launched - August 1977
  Delivered - April 1978

  (a) Angol - Chile (1992)
  (b) City of Akaki - Cyprus (1997)
  (c) Don Akaki - Cyprus (1999)
  (d) La Express - Cyprus

  Beached at Chittagong, Bangladesh around 1 Feb 2001
  Scrap price - $184.00/ldt or $930,000 (US)

PARTICULARS

  Ship type - General Cargo ship (SD-14 class)
  Gross tonnage - 11,371
  Net tonnage - 7,873
  Deadweight tonnage - 17,676
  L.O.A. - 167.6 m
  L.B.P. - 160.8 m
  Width overall - 20.45 m
  Width moulded - 20.43 m
  Draught - 8.8 m
  Depth - 11.7 m

CONSTRUCTION

  Yard name - Chia. Comercio e Navegacao (CCN)
  Country - Niteroi, Brazil
  Hull number - 107
  Engine builder - Mecanica Pesada S.A., Taubate, Brazil
  Number of engines - 1
  Engine type - MAN K6Z70/120E diesel
  Horsepower - 8,400
  Speed - 15 knots
  Bow/stern thuster hp - none

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

* COMPANIA CHILENA DE NAVEGACION INTEROCEANICA S.A (CCNI) EAST COAST MARINE CO LTD 1992/12 RICHMOND SHIPPING CO. LTD. 1997/06

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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