IRAN CHAMRAN - Bandar Abbas, Iran       Call sign - EQPY     IMO number - 8309610
Owner - Islamic Republic of Iran Shipping Lines (IRISL)

Location - Photographed while she was lying at anchor in the harbour at Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Photograph Date - 27 September 1992     Photographer - Rick Garcia     Added to archive - 28 Dec 2003     Last updated - 28 Dec 2003

SHIP'S HISTORY

  Ordered - May 1983
  Keel laid - unknown
  Launched - May 1984
  Delivered - 30 January 1985
  Construction cost - $13 million (US)

  (a) Iran Chamran - Iran

  Iran Chamran has sailed as such for her entire career
  As of December 2003 Iran Amanat was still in service

PARTICULARS

  Ship type - Iron ore strengthened bulk carrier
  Gross tonnage - 25,768
  Net tonnage - 14,253
  Deadweight tonnage - 43,309
  L.O.A. - 190.00 meters (622'10")
  L.B.P. - 181.01 meters (593'4")
  Width overall - 30.03 meters (98'5")
  Width moulded - 30.00 meters (98'4")
  Draught - 11.618 meters (38'1")
  Depth - 16.31 meters (53'6")
  Number of cargo holds - 5
  Number of hatch covers - 5
  Cargo holds volume - 50,765 m3
  Strengthened for carrying heavy cargoes
  Cargo cranes - 4 (25 tonnes)
  Water ballast capacity - 24,288 tonnes

CONSTRUCTION

  Builder - Daewoo Shipbuilding & Heavy Machinery Ltd.
  Country - Okpo, China
  Hull number - 1010
  Engine builder - Hitachi Zosen - Sakurajima Works
  Country - Osaka, Japan
  Number of engines - 1
  Engine type - B&W (model 6L60MC) 6-cyl diesel
  Horsepower - 11,500 bhp or 8,459 kW
  Fuel - Heavy fuel oil & diesel oil
  Heavy fuel capacity - 2,073.0 tonnes
  Diesel oil capacity - 268.5 tonnes
  Rate of consumption - unknown
  Speed - 15.0 knots
  Propeller - 1 fixed pitch
  Steering gear - 1 standard rudder
  Bow thuster - none
  Generators - 4 x 500 kW, 450 V, 60 Hz 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 & Marine News - The World Ship Society
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