HYUNDAI DISCOVERY - Panama       Call sign - 3FFR6     IMO number - 9110391
Owner - HMD International S.A. (SAMAMA, Monaco)     Operator/charterer - Hyundai Merchant Marine Co. Ltd., South Korea

Location - Photographed while she was underway at Europoort, Holland      Photograph Date - 14 February 2002
Photographer - Wim Van Noort    Added to archive - 6 Jan 2004     Last updated - 6 Jan 2004

SHIP'S HISTORY

  Ordered - December 1993
  Keel laid - unknown
  Launched - May 1996
  Delivered - July 1996
  Construction cost - $85 million (US)

  (a) Hyundai Discovery - Panama

  As of January 2004 Hyundai Discovery was still in service

PARTICULARS

  Ship type - Container ship
  Gross tonnage - 64,054
  Net tonnage - 35,490
  Deadweight tonnage - 51,120
  L.O.A. - 274.60 meters (900'2")
  L.B.P. - 263.00 meters (862'1.5")
  Width overall - 40.00 meters (131'1.5")
  Width moulded - 40.00 meters (131'1.5")
  Draught - 13.50 meters (44'3")
  Depth - 24.20 meters (79'4")
  Number of cargo holds - 7 cellular
  Number of hatch covers - 15
  Container capacity - 5,551 (20') or TEU
  Containers in holds - 2,603 (20')
  Containers on deck - 2,948 (20')
  Reefer containers capacity - 390
  Fixed container guides built into her holds
  Also fitted to carry 40' containers

CONSTRUCTION

  Builder - Hyundai Heavy Industries Co. Ltd.
  Country - Ulsan, South Korea
  Hull number - 915
  Engine builder - Hyundai Heavy Industries Co. Ltd.
  Country - Ulsan, South Korea
  Number of engines - 1
  Engine type - B&W (model 12K90MC-C) 12-cyl diesel
  Horsepower - 74,520 bhp or 54,814 kW
  Fuel - Diesel oil & heavy fuel oil
  Diesel oil capacity - unknown
  Heavy fuel oil capacity - unknown
  Rate of consumption - unknown
  Speed - 25.6 knots
  Propeller - 1 fixed pitch
  Steering gear - 1 standard rudder
  Bow thuster - 1 (? hp)
  Bow thuster - unknown
  Generators - 4 x 1,775kW, 220/450V, 60Hz a.c.

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Information sources - Fairplay Internet Ship Register, Lloyds Registers & Marine News - The World Ship Society
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