MOL MOSEL - Imabari, Japan       Call sign - JJCA     IMO number - 9122605
Owner - Blue Shipping Company Ltd., Japan (Mitsui OSK Lines Ltd., Japan - manager)

Location - Photographed while she was underway from the North Sea inbound for Europoort, Holland      Photograph Date - 6 March 2001
Photographer - Wim Van Noort    Added to archive - 4 Jan 2004     Last updated - 4 Jan 2004

SHIP'S HISTORY

  Ordered - March 1993
  Keel laid - unknown
  Launched - March 1995
  Delivered - April 1995
  Construction cost - unknown

  (a) Mosel - Japan (2001)
  (b) MOL Mosel - Japan (8/2001)
  (c) MOL Mosel - Panama (4/2002)
  (d) APL Qingdao - Panama

  As of January 2004 APL Qingdao was still in service

PARTICULARS

  Ship type - Container ship
  Gross tonnage - 58,923
  Net tonnage - 24,561
  Deadweight tonnage - 61,489
  L.O.A. - 299.84 meters (982'11")
  L.B.P. - 283.00 meters (927'8")
  Width overall - 37.30 meters (122'3")
  Width moulded - 37.20 meters (121'11")
  Draught - 13.025 meters (42'8.5")
  Depth - 21.80 meters (71'5.5")
  Number of cargo holds - unknown
  Number of hatch covers - unknown
  Container capacity - 4,706 (20') or TEU
  Containers on deck - 2,442 (20')
  Containers in holds - 2,264 (20')
  Reefer containers capacity - unknown
  She is fitted to haul 40' containers as well
  Fixed guides are fitted in her holds

CONSTRUCTION

  Builder - Koyo Dockyard Co. Ltd.
  Country - Mihara, Japan
  Hull number - 2052
  Engine builder - Mitsui Engineering & Shipbuilding Co. Ltd.
  Country - Tamano, Japan
  Number of engines - 1
  Engine type - B&W (model 10K90MC) 10-cyl diesel
  Horsepower - 50,659 bhp or 37,263 kW
  Fuel - Diesel oil & heavy fuel oil
  Diesel oil capacity - unknown
  Heavy fuel oil capacity - 6,675.0 tonnes
  Rate of consumption - 149.0 tonnes/day
  Speed - 23.5 knots
  Propeller - 1 fixed pitch
  Steering gear - 1 standard rudder
  Bow thuster - 1 variable pitch (? hp)
  Stern thuster - unknown
  Generators - 1 x 1,500kW, 1 x 1,600kW 450V 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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