MSC CORINNA - Panama       Call sign - 3FPI7     IMO number - 8208684
Owner - Mediterranean Shipping Corporation, Switzerland (Latmic Corporation)

Location - Photographed while underway off Walsoorden, Holland     Photograph Date - 26 June 2002
Photographer - Wim Van Noort     Added to archive - 22 Apr 2003     Last updated - 22 Apr 2003

SHIP'S HISTORY

  Ordered - April 1982
  Keel laid - May 1983
  Launched - March 1984
  Delivered - October 1984

  (a) Verhaeren - (1984)
  (b) Rhein Express - Belgium (1991)
  Renamed Rhein Express prior to launch
  (c) Ville de Sirius - Luxembourg (1994)
  (d) Med Singapore - Luxembourg (1997)
  (e) MSC Corinna - Panama

  As of April 2003 MSC Corinna was still in service

PARTICULARS

  Ship type - Container ship
  Gross tonnage - 32,703
  Net tonnage - 13,904
  Deadweight tonnage - 38,466
  L.O.A. - 207.02 meters
  L.B.P. - 196.53 meters
  Width overall - 32.31 meters
  Width moulded - 32.25 meters
  Draught - 12.001 meters
  Depth - 18.83 meters
  Number of cargo holds - 6
  Number of hatch covers - 29
  Container capacity (deck) - 867 TEU
  Container capacity (holds) - 1,130 TEU
  Reefer capacity - 99 TEU
  Total container capacity - 1,997 TEU
  Fitted to carry 40' containers also
  Cargo holds are fitted with cellular guides

CONSTRUCTION

  Builder - N.V. Boelwerf S.A.
  Country - Temse, Belgium
  Hull number - 1512
  Engine builder - ACEC
  Country - Ghent, Belgium
  Number of engines - 1
  Engine type - B&W 6L90GBE diesel
  Fuel - Heavy fuel oil & diesel oil
  Horsepower - 21,249 bhp or 15,629 kW
  Speed - 19.5 knots
  Propeller - 1 variable pitch
  Bow thuster - unknown
  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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