IRAN SEPAH - Bandar Abbas, Iran       Call sign - EQOB     IMO number - 7375363
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 - January 1974
  Keel laid - unknown
  Launched - April 1976
  Delivered - July 1976
  Construction cost - $10.334 million (US)

  (a) Ocean Cosmos - Panama (1984)
  (b) Iran Sepah - Iran

  As of December 2003 Iran Sepah was still in service

PARTICULARS

  Ship type - Bulk carrier
  Gross tonnage - 19,701
  Net tonnage - 13,766
  Deadweight tonnage - 33,856
  L.O.A. - 185.50 meters (608'1")
  L.B.P. - 175.01 meters (573'8")
  Width overall - 26.01 meters (85'3")
  Width moulded - 26.01 meters (85'3")
  Draught - 11.100 meters (36'5")
  Depth - 15.52 meters (50'10.5")
  Number of cargo holds - 5
  Number of hatch covers - 5
  Cargo holds volume - 41,323 m3
  Strengthened for carrying heavy cargoes
  Cargo cranes - 5 (10 tonnes)

CONSTRUCTION

  Builder - Osaka Zosensho
  Country - Osaka, Japan
  Hull number - 361
  Engine builder - Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Ltd.
  Country - Kobe, Japan
  Number of engines - 1
  Engine type - Sulzer (model 7RND68) 7-cyl diesel
  Horsepower - 11,550 bhp or 8,496 kW
  Fuel - Heavy fuel oil & diesel oil
  Heavy fuel capacity - unknown
  Diesel oil capacity - unknown
  Rate of consumption - unknown
  Bunker tanks fitted with heating coils
  Speed - 15.5 knots
  Propeller - 1 fixed pitch
  Steering gear - 1 standard rudder
  Bow thuster - none
  Generators - 3 x 380 kW

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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