MILLENNIUM EXPRESS II - Panama       Call sign - H3SJ     IMO number - 6710906
Owner - Karah Seyinoglu Demir Celik Hurdacilik Ltd., Aliaga, Turkey - scrapyard

Location - Photographed while lying beached at Aliaga, Turkey awaiting demolition     Photograph Date - 12 April 2003
Photographer - Selim San    Added to archive - 23 Nov 2003     Last updated - 23 Nov 2003

SHIP'S HISTORY

  Ordered - June 1966
  Keel laid - September 1966
  Launched - January 1967
  Delivered - June 1967

  (a) Dragon - England (1986)
  (b) Ionic Ferry - England (1992)
  (c) Viscountess M - Cyprus (1995)
  (d) Charm M - Malta (1997)
  (e) Memed Abashidze - Georgia (2/2000)
  (f) Med - St. Vincent (3/2000)
  (g) Mega - St. Vincent (7/2000)
  (h) Millennium Express II - Cyprus (12/2000)
  (i) Millennium Express II - Panama

  Newbuild price - unknown
  Arrived at Aliaga in tow on 10 April 2003
  Scrap price - unknown

PARTICULARS

  Ship type - Passenger, Roro cargo & ferry
  Gross tonnage - 8,888
  Net tonnage - 2,929
  Deadweight tonnage - 2,134
  L.O.A. - 134.63 meters (441'9")
  L.B.P. - 126.50 meters (415'1")
  Width overall - 21.87 meters (71'9")
  Width moulded - 21.24 meters (69'8")
  Draught - 4.820 meters (15'10")
  Depth - 11.74 meters (38'6")
  Total lane length - 570 meters
  Height of lanes - 4.3 meters
  Maximum width of cargo - 7.2 meters
  Number of berths - 174
  Passenger capacity - 1,126
  Automobile capacity - 270
  Number of trailers - 40
  Container capacity - 58 (20 ft units)
  Number of cargo holds - 2
  Number of cargo hatches - 2
  Number of decks - 2
  Number of ramps - 1 stern ramp

CONSTRUCTION

  Builder - Societe Fin. & Ind. des At. & Ch de Bretagne
  Country - Nantes, France
  Hull number - 16/108
  Completed - Dubigeon-Normandie S.A.
  Country - Nantes-Chantenay, France
  Engine builder - At. & Ch de Bretagne
  Country - Nantes, France
  Number of engines - 2
  Engine type - Pielstick 12-cyl (12PC2V-400) diesels
  Horsepower - 9,465 bhp or 6,962 kW
  Diesel Oil capacity - 246.0 tonnes
  Heavy Fuel Oil capacity - 207.0 tonnes
  Fuel consumption - 20 tonnes per day
  Speed - 16.0 knots
  Propeller - 2 variable pitch
  Steering gear - Standard rudder
  Bow thuster - 1 (? hp)

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