MOR CANADA - Limassol, Cyprus       Call sign - P3GW6     IMO number - 7614381
Owner - Westlex Shipping Company Ltd., Cyprus     Operator - Delphic Shipping Company Ltd., Greece

Location - MOR Canada was photographed while she was underway in the New Waterway in Holland     Photograph Date - 13 August 1995
Photographer - Willem VanMaanen    Added to archive - 24 Jan 2004     Last updated - 24 Jan 2004

SHIP'S HISTORY

  Ordered - October 1971
  Keel laid - 30 November 1978
  Launched - unknown
  Delivered - December 1979
  Construction cost - unknown

  (a) Nikolay Golovanov - U.S.S.R. (1995)
  (b) MOR Canada - Cyprus (1999)
  (c) Zim Liverpool - Cyprus (2000)
  (d) City of Liverpool - Cyprus (2003)
  (c) MSC Provence - Malta

  As of January 2004 MSC Provence was still in service

PARTICULARS

  Ship type - Container ship
  Gross tonnage - 17,304
  Net tonnage - 7,224
  Deadweight tonnage - 14,520
  L.O.A. - 169.81 meters ( 557' 1" )
  L.B.P. - 157.23 meters ( 515' 10" )
  Width overall - 25.40 meters ( 83' 4" )
  Width moulded - 25.38 meters ( 83' 3" )
  Draught - 9.202 meters ( 30' 2.5" )
  Depth - 17.45 meters ( 57' 3" )
  Number of cargo holds - 6 cellular
  Number of hatch covers - 16
  Volume of cargo holds - 30,104 m3
  Total container capacity - 712 TEU (20')
  Containers on deck - 112 TEU
  Reefers on deck - 40 (of 112) TEU
  Containers in holds - 600 TEU
  Also fitted to carry 40 foot containers
  Strengthened for navigation in light ice conditions

CONSTRUCTION

  Builder - VEB Warnowwerft Warnemuende
  Country - Warnemuende, East Germany
  Hull number - 460
  Engine builder - H. Cegielski Zaklady Przemyslu Metalowego
  Country - Poznan, Poland
  Number of engines - 1
  Engine type - Sulzer (model 6RND90) 6-cyl diesel
  Horsepower - 17,400 bhp or 12,800 kW
  Fuel - Diesel oil & heavy fuel oil
  Diesel oil capacity - 274.0 tonnes
  Heavy fuel oil capacity - 1,870.0 tonnes
  Rate of consumption - 61.0 tonnes/day
  Speed - 20.0 knots
  Propeller - 1 fixed pitch
  Steering gear - 1 standard rudder
  Bow thuster - none
  Generators - 4 x 400kW 390V 50Hz 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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