MANA - Limassol, Cyprus       Call sign - P3GV5     IMO number - 7804211
Owner - Orleni Shipping Company Ltd.     Manager/Operator - Samios Shipping Company Ltd., Greece

Location - Mana was photographed while she was lying at anchor off Singapore     Photograph Date - 13 June 2001
Photographer - Douglas Cromby     Added to archive - 15 January 2004     Last updated - 15 January 2004

SHIP'S HISTORY

  Ordered - May 1978
  Keel laid - unknown
  Launched - September 1979
  Delivered - November 1979
  Newbuild price - unknown

  (a) Hai Jung - South Korea (1988)
  (b) Hyundai No. 9 - South Korea (1993)
  (c) Maraki - Cyprus (8/1998)
  (d) Topaz XL - Cyprus (12/1998)
  (e) Drossini - Cyprus (2000)
  (f) Mana - Cyprus

  As of January 2004 Mana was still in service

PARTICULARS

  Ship type - Bulk carrier
  Gross tonnage - 14,458
  Net tonnage - 8,891
  Deadweight tonnage - 24,586
  L.O.A. - 153.19 meters (502'2")
  L.B.P. - 143.50 meters (470'5")
  Width overall - 27.59 meters (90'5.5")
  Width moulded - 27.55 meters (90'4")
  Draught - 10.310 meters (33'9.5")
  Depth - 14.18 meters (46'6")
  Number of cargo holds - 4
  Volume of cargo holds - 28,290 m3
  Number of hatch covers - 4
  Cargo cranes - 4 (25 tonnes)
  Strengthened for carrying heavy cargoes

CONSTRUCTION

  Builder - Hyundai Heavy Industries Co. Ltd.
  Country - Ulsan, South Korea
  Hull number - 2597
  Engine builder - Hyundai Engine & Machinery Co. Ltd.
  Country - Ulsan, South Korea
  Number of engines - 1
  Engine type - B&W (model 7L55GF) 7-cyl diesel
  Horsepower - 9,381 bhp or 6,900 kW
  Fuel - Heavy fuel oil & diesel oil
  Diesel oil capacity - 148.5 tonnes
  Heavy fuel oil capacity - 1,357.5 tonnes
  Rate of consumption - unknown
  Fuel tank heating coils - unknown
  Speed - 15.2 knots
  Propeller - 1 fixed pitch
  Bow thuster - none
  Steering gear - Standard rudder
  Generators - 2 x 450kW 440V 60Hz 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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