JUVENTIA - Panama       Call sign - H9TW     IMO number - 8128157
Owner - Transocean Liners Reederei G.m.b.H. (J. Lauritzen - manager)

Location - Photographed while sailing downbound in the Welland Canal in St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada     Photograph Date - 13 April 1988
Photographer - Jeff Cameron     Added to archive - 26 Dec 2003     Last updated - 26 Dec 2003

SHIP'S HISTORY

  Ordered - November 1979
  Keel laid - unknown
  Launched - unknown
  Delivered - September 1982
  Construction cost - unknown

  (a) Juventia - Panama (1988)
  (b) Christiane - Bahamas (2000)
  (c) Mineral Trader - Bahamas

  As of December 2003 Mineral Trader was still in service

PARTICULARS

  Ship type - Geared bulk carrier
  Gross tonnage - 15,176
  Net tonnage - 9,192
  Deadweight tonnage - 24,482
  L.O.A. - 184.61 meters (605'2")
  L.B.P. - 172.12 meters (564'2.5")
  Width overall - 22.97 meters (75'3.5")
  Width moulded - 22.80 meters (74'9")
  Draught - 10.202 meters (34'5.5")
  Depth - 14.15 meters (46'5")
  Number of cargo holds - 7
  Number of hatch covers - 7
  Cargo holds total volume - 32,478 m3
  Water ballast capacity - 13,275 tonnes
  Cargo handling cranes - 4 (16 tonne)
  Strengthened to carry heavy cargoes in alternate holds
  Hull rated for ice class 3

CONSTRUCTION

  Builder - "Georgi Dimitrov" Shipyard
  Country - Varna, Bulgaria
  Hull number - 148
  Engine builder - H. Cegielski Zaklady Przemyslu Metalowego
  Country - Poznan, Poland
  Number of engines - 1
  Engine type - Sulzer (model 6RND76) 6-cyl diesel
  Horsepower - 12,000 bhp or 8,827 kW
  Fuel - Heavy fuel oil & diesel oil
  Heavy fuel capacity - 1,466.0 tonnes
  Diesel oil capacity - 278.0 tonnes
  Rate of consumption - @ 30.0 tonnes/day
  Speed - 14.5 knots
  Propeller - 1 fixed pitch
  Steering gear - 1 standard rudder
  Bow thuster - none

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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