DORIAN - Monrovia, Liberia       Call sign - ELRO2     IMO number - 9060546
Owner - m.s. "Dorian" Schiffahrtsgesellschaft mbH & Co., Germany     Manager/Operator - Komrowski Befrachtungskontor, Germany

Location - Dorian was photographed while she was underway in the Fraser River in southern British Columbia, Canada
Photograph Date - 23 July 2003     Photographer - Rick Garcia    Added to archive - 8 Jan 2004     Last updated - 8 Jan 2004

SHIP'S HISTORY

  Ordered - August 1992
  Keel laid - unknown
  Launched - May 1994
  Delivered - August 1994
  Construction cost - $27 million (US)unknown

  (a) Dorian - Germany (11/1994)
  (b) TSL Bold - Liberia (5/1996)
  (c) Maersk Charleston - Liberia (2/1997)
  (d) Sea Bold - Liberia (5/1997)
  (e) Dorian - Liberia (1/1998)
  (f) Sea Bold - Liberia (4/1998)
  (g) Dorian - Liberia (3/1999)
  (h) Karawa - Liberia (7/2000)
  (i) P&O Nedlloyd Karawa - Liberia (9/2000)
  (j) Karawa - Liberia (12/2000)
  (k) Dorian - Liberia (5/2001)
  (l) DAL Karoo - Liberia (3/2002)
  (m) Dorian - Liberia

  As of January 2004 Dorian was still in service

PARTICULARS

  Ship type - Geared container ship
  Gross tonnage - 16,191
  Net tonnage - 8,719
  Deadweight tonnage - 22,426
  L.O.A. - 179.29 meters (587'8.5")
  L.B.P. - 167.72 meters (749'9")
  Width overall - 25.30 meters (82'11")
  Width moulded - 25.30 meters (82'11")
  Draught - 10.090 meters (33'1")
  Depth - 13.50 meters (44'3")
  Number of cargo holds - 4 cellular
  Number of hatch covers - 9
  Container capacity - 1,524 TEU (20')
  Containers in holds - 630 TEU
  Containers on deck - 894 TEU
  Reefer capacity (on deck) - 120 TEU
  Her hull is strengthened for light ice navigation
  Fixed container guides are fitted in her holds
  Containers handling cranes - 3 (45T)

CONSTRUCTION

  Builder - Stocznia Szczecinska S.A.
  Country - Szczecin, Poland
  Hull number - B186/46
  Engine builder - H. Cegielski Zaklady Przemyslu Metalowego
  Country - Poznan, Poland
  Number of engines - 1
  Engine type - Sulzer (model 6RTA62) 6-cyl diesel
  Horsepower - 16,559 bhp or 12,180 kW
  Fuel - Diesel oil & heavy fuel oil
  Diesel oil capacity - 177.0 tonnes
  Heavy fuel oil capacity - 1,355.0 tonnes
  Rate of consumption - 47.0 tonnes/day
  Speed - 19.0 knots
  Propeller - 1 fixed pitch
  Steering gear - 1 standard rudder
  Bow thuster - 1 (? hp)
  Generators - 2 x 742kW & 1 x 564kW 220/440V 60Hz 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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