FEDERAL MAAS - Limassol, Cyprus       Call sign - P3PE2     IMO number - 7910163     Owner - Belcan SA & Panocean Eurotank SA

Location - Secured alongside the T.W.T. docks in Toledo, Ohio, U.S.A. (Lake Erie)     Photograph Date - Summer 1992
Photographer - Jim Hoffman     Added to archive - 27 Mar 2003     Last updated - 27 Mar 2003

SHIP'S HISTORY

  Ordered - February 1979
  Keel laid - August 1980
  Launched - January 1981
  Delivered - April 1981

  (a) Federal Maas - Belgium (1989)
  (b) Federal Maas - Cyprus (1995)
  (c) Lake Michigan - Marshall Islands

  As of March 2003 Lake Michigan was still in service

PARTICULARS

  Ship type - Bulk carrier
  Gross tonnage - 22,282
  Net tonnage - 14,959
  Deadweight tonnage - 35,630
  L.O.A. - 222.49 meters
  L.B.P. - 216.72 meters
  Width overall - 23.25 meters
  Width moulded - 23.13 meters
  Draught - 9.721 meters
  Depth - 14.33 meters
  Number of cargo holds - 7
  Number of hatch covers - 7 (hydraulic)
  Cargo hold capacity - 46,125 cubic meters

CONSTRUCTION

  Builder - N.V. Cockerill Yards Hoboken
  Country - Hoboken, Belgium
  Hull number - 894
  Engine builder - S.A. Cockerill-Ougree-Providence
  Country - Seraing, Belgium
  Number of engines - 1
  Engine type - B&W 6K67GFC diesel
  Fuel - Heavy fuel oil & diesel oil
  Horsepower - 11,600 bhp or 8,531 kW
  Speed - 14 knots
  Propeller - 1 variable pitch
  Bow thuster - 1 (1,180 hp or 880 kW)
  Steering gear - Cort steering nozzle

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
Additional information - Sylvia Masson - Quebec, Canada

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