IRAN SHARIAT - Bandar Abbas, Iran       Call sign - EQPC     IMO number - 81075819
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 - 10 August 1992     Photographer - Rick Garcia     Added to archive - 28 Dec 2003     Last updated - 28 Dec 2003

SHIP'S HISTORY

  Ordered - February 1982
  Keel laid - unknown
  Launched - November 1982
  Delivered - June 1983
  Construction cost - unknown

  (a) Thorlock - Liberia (1984)
  (b) Iran Shariat - Iran

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

PARTICULARS

  Ship type - Iron ore strengthened bulk carrier
  Gross tonnage - 25,939
  Net tonnage - 17,815
  Deadweight tonnage - 44,468
  L.O.A. - 199.50 meters (653'11.5")
  L.B.P. - 189.01 meters (619'7")
  Width overall - 29.06 meters (95'3")
  Width moulded - 29.01 meters (95'1")
  Draught - 11.715 meters (38'5")
  Depth - 16.01 meters (52'6")
  Number of cargo holds - 7
  Number of hatch covers - 7
  Cargo holds volume - 54,237 m3
  Strengthened for carrying heavy cargoes
  Cargo cranes - 2 (25 tonnes)

CONSTRUCTION

  Builder - Astilleros Espanoles S.A. - Factoria de Sestao
  Country - Bilbao, Spain
  Hull number - 261
  Engine builder - Astilleros Espanoles S.A. - Sestao Works
  Country - Bilbao, Spain
  Number of engines - 1
  Engine type - B&W (model 6L67GFCA) 6-cyl diesel
  Horsepower - 11,200 bhp or 8,238 kW
  Fuel - Heavy fuel oil & diesel oil
  Heavy fuel capacity - 2,142.0 tonnes
  Diesel oil capacity - 259.0 tonnes
  Rate of consumption - 32.0 tonnes/day
  Bunker tanks fitted with heating coils
  Speed - 15.25 knots
  Propeller - 1 fixed pitch
  Steering gear - 1 standard rudder
  Bow thuster - none
  Generators - 3 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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