DONG PING SHAN - Guangzhou, China       Call sign - BRUC     IMO number - 8601252
Owner - China Shipping International Intermodal Company Ltd., China     Manager/Operator - Guangzhou Maritime Transport, China

Location - Dong Ping Shan was photographed while she was lying at anchor in the harbour at Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Photograph Date - 8 September 1992     Photographer - Rick Garcia    Added to archive - 8 Jan 2004     Last updated - 8 Jan 2004

SHIP'S HISTORY

  Ordered - January 1986
  Keel laid - unknown
  Launched - October 1989
  Delivered - July 1990
  Construction cost - unknown

  (a) Dong Ping Shan - China

  As of January 2004 Dong Ping Shan was still in service

PARTICULARS

  Ship type - Gearless iron ore bulk carrier
  Gross tonnage - 26,835
  Net tonnage - 11,009
  Deadweight tonnage - 39,837
  L.O.A. - 195.00 meters (639'3")
  L.B.P. - 185.00 meters (606'5")
  Width overall - 32.00 meters (104'11")
  Width moulded - 32.00 meters (104'11")
  Draught - 9.980 meters (32'8.5")
  Depth - 15.20 meters (49'10")
  Number of cargo holds - 6
  Number of hatch covers - 6
  Volume of cargo holds - 49,019 m3
  Unloading machinery - none
  Her hull is strengthened for light ice navigation
  Strengthened also for carrying heavy cargoes

CONSTRUCTION

  Builder - Dalain Shipyard
  Country - Dalain, China
  Hull number - B350/4
  Engine builder - Dalain Marine Diesel Engine Works
  Country - Dalain, China
  Number of engines - 1
  Engine type - Sulzer (model 6RTA52) 6-cyl diesel
  Horsepower - 10,340 bhp or 7,606 kW
  Fuel - Diesel oil & heavy fuel oil
  Diesel oil capacity - unknown
  Heavy fuel oil capacity - unknown
  Rate of consumption - unknown
  Speed - 15.5 knots
  Propeller - 1 fixed pitch
  Steering gear - 1 standard rudder
  Bow thuster - 1 (? hp)
  Generators - 1 x 388kW & 1 132kW 400V a.c.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION - This section is open for all viewers to contribute any information about this ship that is known such as former owners, managers, charterers, accidents, conversions, drydockings, cargoes, voyages, sightings or ports of call etc..


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