HURST POINT - London, England       Call sign - ZIQE8     IMO number - 9234068
Owner - Government of the United Kingdom

Location - Photographed while underway off Calshot, England     Photograph Date - 13 Sep 2002
Photographer - Doulgas Cromby     Added to archive - 10 Aug 2003     Last updated - 26 Oct 2003

SHIP'S HISTORY

  Ordered - 26 October 2000
  Keel laid - 21 January 2002
  Launched - 19 April 2002
  Delivered - 12 August 2002

  (a) Hurst Point - England

  As of August 2003 Hurst Point was still in service under the management of AWSR Shipping Ltd. (Andrew Weir)

PARTICULARS

  Ship type - Vehicle/container carrier
  Gross tonnage - 23,235
  Net tonnage - 6,870
  Deadweight tonnage - 13,274
  L.O.A. - 193.00 meters
  L.B.P. - 182.39 meters
  Width overall - 26.00 meters
  Width moulded -
  Draught - 7.40 meters
  Depth - 16.70 meters
  Number of decks -
  Lane capacity - 2,606 meters
  Passenger capacity - 12
  Container capacity - 668 TEU
  Reefer capacity - 30 TEU
  Unloading gear - 1 - 36 tonne crane

CONSTRUCTION

  Builder - Flensburger Schiffsbau GmbH
  Country - Germany
  Hull number - 717
  Engine builder -
  Country -
  Number of engines - 2
  Engine type - MaK 7M43 diesel
  Fuel - Heavy fuel oil & diesel oil
  Horsepower - 17,131 bhp or 12,600 kW
  Speed - 18.0 + knots
  Propeller - 2 variable pitch
  Bow thuster - 1 (? hp)
  Steering gear - Standard rudder

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 - Martin McRobert - Helensburgh, Scotland

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