IBERIAN COAST - Nassau, Bahamas       Call sign - C6DH7     IMO number - 7725415
Owner - Astra Maritime (Investments) Ltd., Bahamas     Manager - Rico Maritime Ltd., Russia

Location - Iberian Coast was photographed while she was underway in the New Waterway in Holland     Photograph Date - 17 August 2001
Photographer - Willem VanMaanen     Added to archive - 25 January 2002     Last updated - 11 January 2004

SHIP'S HISTORY

  Ordered - November 1977
  Keel laid - unknown
  Launched - March 1979
  Delivered - May 1979
  Build price - unknown

  (a) London Miller - England (1981)
  (b) Yulence - England (1987)
  (c) Iberian Coast - Bahamas

  As of January 2004 Iberian Coast was still in service

PARTICULARS

  Ship type - General cargo & bulk carrier
  Gross tonnage - 1,029
  Net tonnage - 500
  Deadweight tonnage - 1,391
  L.O.A. - 72.22 meters (236'9")
  L.B.P. - 68.15 meters (223'5")
  Width overall - 11.31 meters (37'1")
  Width moulded - 11.21 meters (36'9")
  Draught - 3.306 meters (10'10")
  Depth - 4.12 meters (13'6")
  Number of cargo holds - 2
  Volume of cargo holds - 1,882 m3
  Number of hatch covers - 2
  Container capacity - unknown

CONSTRUCTION

  Builder - J.W. Cook & Company (Wivenhoe) Ltd.
  Country - Wivenhoe, United Kingdom
  Hull number - 1459
  Engine builder - Alpha Diesels A/S
  Country - Frederikshavn, Denmark
  Number of engines - 1
  Engine types - Alpha (model 8V23HU) 8-cyl diesel
  Horsepower - 1,240 bhp or 912 kW
  Fuel - Diesel oil
  Diesel oil capacity - unknown
  Rate of consumption - unknown
  Speed - 11.0 knots
  Propeller - 1 variable pitch
  Bow thuster - none
  Steering gear - Standard rudder
  Generators - 1 x 90kW, 1 x 88kW & 1 x 32kW 415V 50Hz a.c.

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, TradeWinds & Marine News - The World Ship Society
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