DONGOLA - Limassol, Cyprus        Call sign - P3VX3    IMO number - 7726562

Location - Underway possibly in Germany      Photograph Date - August 1994    
Photographer - Unknown (Willem VanMaanen collection)    Added to archive - 11 Feb 2003    Last updated - 19 Feb 2003

SHIP'S HISTORY

  Keel laid - July 1978
  Launched - January 1979
  Delivered - September 1979

  (a) Dongola - Cyprus (1993)
  (b) Dongola - Sudan (1994)
  (c) Dongola - Cyprus

  She is still operational as Dongola

PARTICULARS

  Ship type - Multi purpose / General cargo
  Gross tonnage - 9,985
  Net tonnage - 4,800
  Deadweight tonnage - 12,111
  L.O.A. - 149.41 m
  L.B.P. - 140.01 m
  Width overall - 21.26 m
  Width moulded - 21.20 m
  Draught - 8.77 m
  Depth - 12.10 m

CONSTRUCTION

  Yard name - Brodogradiliste Uljanik
  Country - Pula, Yugoslavia
  Hull number - 328
  Engine builder - Tvornica Dizel Motora "Uljanik", Pula
  Number of engines - 1
  Engine type - B&W 5L67GF diesel
  Horsepower - 9,350
  Speed - 17 knots
  Bow/stern thuster hp - none

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

* She is strengthened for heavy cargoes in holds number 2, 3 & 4

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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