LOUIS DELMAS - Nassau, Bahamas       Call sign - C6SF4     IMO number - 9225782
Owner - Delmas, France (Delmas Armement, France)

Location - Photographed while she was underway of Holland      Photograph Date - 21 April 2003
Photographer - Douglas Cromby    Added to archive - 6 Jan 2004     Last updated - 8 Jan 2004

SHIP'S HISTORY

  Ordered - 29 October 1999
  Keel laid - 4 May 2001
  Launched - 29 January 2002
  Delivered - February 2003
  Construction cost - $30 million (US)

  (a) Louis Delmas - Bahamas

  As of January 2004 Louis Delmas was still in service

PARTICULARS

  Ship type - Container ship
  Gross tonnage - 26,061
  Net tonnage - 10,209
  Deadweight tonnage - 30,450
  L.O.A. - 195.60 meters (641'2")
  L.B.P. - 183.13 meters (600'4")
  Width overall - 30.20 meters (99'0")
  Width moulded - 30.20 meters (99'0")
  Draught - 11.00 meters (36'1")
  Depth - 16.60 meters (54'5")
  Number of cargo holds - unknown
  Number of hatch covers - unknown
  Container capacity - 2,207 (20') or TEU
  Containers in holds - unknown
  Containers on deck - unknown
  Reefer containers capacity - 350
  Also fitted to carry 40' containers

CONSTRUCTION

  Builder - China Shipbuilding Corporation
  Country - ???, Taiwan
  Hull number - 777
  Engine builder - unknown
  Country - unknown
  Number of engines - 1
  Engine type - B&W (model 8S70MC) 8-cyl diesel
  Horsepower - 23,800 bhp or 17,506 kW
  Fuel - Diesel oil & heavy fuel oil
  Diesel oil capacity - unknown
  Heavy fuel oil capacity - unknown
  Rate of consumption - unknown
  Speed - 21.5 knots
  Propeller - 1 fixed pitch
  Steering gear - 1 standard rudder
  Bow thuster - 1 (? hp)
  Bow thuster - unknown
  Generators - unknown

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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