MSC ILONA - Hamburg, Germany       Call sign - DARU     IMO number - 9225641
Owner - Conti Reederei, Germany (Conti 12. Cont Schiffahrts GmbH MSC Ilona)

Location - Photographed while she was underway off Terneuzen, Holland     Photograph Date - 27 May 2002    
Photographer - Douglas Cromby     Added to archive - 22 Apr 2003     Last updated - 22 Apr 2003

SHIP'S HISTORY

  Ordered - 11 Jan 2000
  Keel laid -
  Launched -
  Delivered - 21 September 2001

  (a) MSC Ilona - Liberia (10/2001)
  (b) MSC Ilona - Hong Kong (2/2001)
  (c) MSC Ilona - Germany

  As of April 2003 MSC Ilona was still in service

PARTICULARS

  Ship type - Container ship
  Gross tonnage - 75,590
  Net tonnage - 42,233
  Deadweight tonnage - 85,890
  L.O.A. - 299.99 meters
  L.B.P. - 289.06 meters
  Width overall - 40.00 meters
  Width moulded - 40.00 meters
  Draught - 14.50 meters
  Depth - 24.20 meters
  Number of cargo holds -
  Number of hatch covers -
  Container capacity (deck) - 3,544 TEU
  Container capacity (holds) - 3,206 TEU
  Reefer capacity - 500 TEU
  Total container capacity - 6,750 TEU
  Also fitted to carry 40' & 48'containers

CONSTRUCTION

  Builder - Daewoo
  Country - , South Korea
  Hull number - 4074
  Engine builder -
  Country -
  Number of engines - 1
  Engine types - MAN B&W 10K98MC-C diesel
  Fuel - Heavy fuel oil & diesel oil
  Horsepower - 77,633 bhp (57,100 kW)
  Propeller - 1 variable pitch
  Speed - 25.5 knots
  Bow thuster - unknown
  Steering gear - Standard rudder

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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