EQUINOX DAWN - George Town, Cayman Islands       Call sign - ZCGK6     IMO number - 9229673     Owner - Goumas (Shipping) Co. SA, Greece

Location - Photographed while she was unloading sugar at Montreal, Quebec, Canada     Photograph Date - 11 December 2002
Photographer - Rene Beauchamp     Added to archive - 24 Feb 2003     Last updated - 8 Mar 2003

SHIP'S HISTORY

  Ordered - November 1999
  Keel laid - 19 December 2000
  Launched - 9 May 2001
  Delivered - 5 February 2002

  (a) Equinox Dawn - Cayman Islands

  As of February 2003 she is still in service as Equinox Dawn

PARTICULARS

  Ship type - Bulk Carrier
  Gross tonnage - 30,049
  Net tonnage - 17,474
  Deadweight tonnage - 50,582
  L.O.A. - 189.99 meters
  L.B.P. - 182.00 meters
  Width overall - 32.02 meters
  Width moulded - 32.02 meters
  Draught - 11.99 meters
  Depth - 17.00 meters
  Container capacity (on deck) - none
  Container capacity (in holds) - none
  Reefer container capacity - none

CONSTRUCTION

  Yard name - Brodosplit Shipyard Ltd.
  Country - Split, Croatia
  Hull number - 421
  Engine builder - Tvornica Dizel Motora "Split", Croatia
  Number of engines - 1
  Engine type - MAN B&W 6S50MC diesel
  Horsepower - 11,665 bhp or 8,580 kW
  Speed - 14 knots
  Bow/stern thuster hp - none
  Cranes - 4 - 30 tonnes each

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

* As of February 2003 Equinox Dawn was owned by JG Goumas (Shipping) Ltd. SA, Greece (Equinox Dawn Ltd)
* 1 March 2003 - She sailed from Port Kembla, Australia with coal for Taranto, Italy - Terry Biggenden - Sydney, Australia

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

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