Li Bai - Shanghai, China       Call sign - BOPN     IMO number - 8513704
Owner - Chinese-Polish Joint Stock Shipping Company (Chinsko-Polskie Towarzystwo Okretowe S.A.), China

Location - Photographed while underway in the Kiel Canal in Germany     Photograph Date - 18 August 2002    
Photographer - Malte Schwarz     Added to archive - 23 Apr 2003     Last updated - 23 Apr 2003

SHIP'S HISTORY

  Ordered - September 1985
  Keel laid -
  Launched -
  Delivered - August 1988

  (a) Li Bai - China

  As of April 2003 Li Bai was still in service

PARTICULARS

  Ship type - General cargo/container ship
  Gross tonnage - 13,843
  Net tonnage - 7,777
  Deadweight tonnage - 16,342
  L.O.A. - 159.00 meters
  L.B.P. - 148.00 meters
  Width overall - 23.00 meters
  Width moulded - 23.00 meters
  Draught - 9.800 meters
  Depth - 13.60 meters
  Number of cargo holds - 4
  Number of hatch covers - 7
  Number of tween decks - 2
  Container capacity (deck) - 723 TEU
  Container capacity (holds) - 315 TEU
  Reefer capacity - 20 TEU
  Cargo cranes - 4 (25 tonne)
  Cargo hold volume - 25,639 cubic meters

CONSTRUCTION

  Builder - Jiangnan Shipyard
  Country - Shanghai, China
  Hull number - 2169
  Engine builder - Dalian Marine Diesel Engine Works
  Country - Dalian, China
  Number of engines - 1
  Engine types - B&W 5L60MCE diesel
  Fuel - Heavy fuel oil & diesel oil
  Horsepower - 9,459 bhp (6,957 kW)
  Speed - 14.8 knots
  Propeller - 1 variable pitch
  Bow thuster - unknown
  Steering gear - Standard rudder

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Information sources - Fairplay Internet Ship Register, Lloyds Registers & Marine News - The World Ship Society
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