HAIGHT - Nassau, Bahamas       Call sign - 9HMQ6     IMO number - 7615141
Owner - PLM International, U.S.A. (Manhattan Shipping (Canada) Ltd., Canada - manager)

Location - Photographed while downbound in the Welland Canal at Port Weller, Ontario, Canada     Photograph Date - 28 November 1998
Photographer - Jeff Cameron    Added to archive - 14 Dec 1998     Last updated - 19 Nov 2003

SHIP'S HISTORY

  Ordered - February 1976
  Keel laid - ???
  Launched - ???
  Delivered - May 1977

  (a) Viva 1 - Singapore (1991)
  (b) Haight - Bahamas (1999)
  (c) Ocean D - Malta

  Newbuild price - unknown
  As of November 2003 Ocean D was still in service

PARTICULARS

  Ship type - Bulk Carrier
  Gross tonnage - 16,008
  Net tonnage - 10,545
  Deadweight tonnage - 26,779
  L.O.A. - 177.04 meters (580'4")
  L.B.P. - 167.01 meters (547'5")
  Width overall - 22.97 meters (75'4")
  Width moulded - 22.92 meters (75'3")
  Draught - 10.502 meters (34'5")
  Depth - 14.51 meters (47'7")
  Number of cargo holds - 5
  Number of hatch covers - 5 (steel)
  Cargo hold volume - 32,580 cubic meters
  Number of tween decks - none
  Cargo handling cranes - 5 (15T)

CONSTRUCTION

  Builder - Namura Shipbuilding Company Ltd.
  Country - Imari, Japan
  Hull number - 824
  Engine builder - Sumitomo Heavy Industries Ltd.
  Country - Tamashima, Japan
  Number of engines - 1
  Engine types - Sulzer 7-cyl (7RTD68) diesel
  Diesel Oil capacity - 115.0 tonnes
  Heavy Fuel Oil capacity - 1,755.0 tonnes
  Fuel consumption - 41.0 tonnes per day
  Horsepower - 11,550 bhp or 8,496 kW
  Speed - 15.5 knots
  Propeller - 1 fixed pitch
  Steering gear - Standard rudder
  Bow thuster - none

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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