MSC BRIANNA - Panama       Call sign - 3FXG7     IMO number - 8410952
Owner - Mediterranean Shipping Company S.A., Switzerland (Deomar Navigation SA)

Location - Photographed while underway off Walsoorden, Holland     Photograph Date - 22 May 2001
Photographer - Wim Van Noort     Added to archive - 21 Apr 2003     Last updated - 21 Apr 2003

SHIP'S HISTORY

  Ordered - July 1984
  Keel laid -
  Launched - October 1985
  Delivered - March 1986

  (a) Neptune Jade - Singapore (1997)
  (b) MSC Brianna - Panama

  As of April 2003 MSC Brianna was still in service

PARTICULARS

  Ship type - Container ship
  Gross tonnage - 40,177
  Net tonnage - 22,262
  Deadweight tonnage - 43,288
  L.O.A. - 244.00 meters
  L.B.P. - 231.38 meters
  Width overall - 32.26 meters
  Width moulded - 32.20 meters
  Draught - 12.523 meters
  Depth - 21.42 meters
  Number of cargo holds - 7 (cellular)
  Number of cargo hatch covers - 39
  Container capacity (deck) - 1,240 (20')
  Container capacity (deck) - 102 (40')
  Container capacity (holds) - 782 (20')
  Container capacity (holds) - 370 (40')
  Reefer capacity (deck) - 139 (40')
  Total container capacity - 2,966 TEU
  TEU - Twenty foot Equivalent Unit
  She is fitted with fixed container guides

CONSTRUCTION

  Builder - Hyundai Heavy Industries Company Ltd.
  Country - Ulsan, South Korea
  Newbuild price - $27.2 million (U.S.)
  Hull number - 385
  Engine builder - Hyundai Engine & Machinery Company Ltd.
  Country - Ulsan, South Korea
  Number of engines - 1
  Engine type - Sulzer 7RTA84 diesel
  Fuel - Heavy fuel oil & diesel oil
  Horsepower - 31,500 bhp or 23,168 kW
  Speed - 22 knots
  Propeller - 1 variable pitch
  Bow thuster - 1 (? hp)
  Stern thuster - 1 (? hp)
  Steering gear - Standard rudder

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