MSC KATRINA - Panama       Call sign - 3FZU7     IMO number - 7706938
Owner - Mediterranean Shipping Corporation, Switzerland (Antario Corporation)

Location - Photographed while she was underway off Walsoorden, Holland     Photograph Date - 17 June 2002    
Photographer - Wim Van Noort     Added to archive - 22 Apr 2003     Last updated - 22 Apr 2003

SHIP'S HISTORY

  Ordered - February 1977
  Keel laid - November 1977
  Launched - May 1978
  Delivered - December 1978

  (a) Incotrans Spirit - Holland (1986)
  (b) Gulf Spirit - Holland (1988)
  (c) Gulf Spirit - Liberia (1991)
  (d) OOCL Blossom - Liberia (1993)
  (e) Gulf Spirit - Liberia (1994)
  (f) Eagle Pride - Liberia (1995)
  (g) Gulf Spirit - Liberia (12/1997)
  (h) MSC Katrina - Panama

  As of April 2003 MSC Katrina was still in service

PARTICULARS

  Ship type - Container ship
  Gross tonnage - 30,249
  Net tonnage - 12,376
  Deadweight tonnage - 27,738
  L.O.A. - 203.03 meters
  L.B.P. - 190.02 meters
  Width overall - 30.56 meters
  Width moulded - 30.51 meters
  Draught - 10.786 meters
  Depth - 19.03 meters
  Number of cargo holds - 6
  Number of hatch covers - 28
  Container capacity (deck) - 50 (20')
  Container capacity (deck) - 372 (40')
  Container capacity (holds) - 467 (20')
  Container capacity (holds) - 183 (40')
  Reefer capacity - 130
  Total container capacity - 1,627 TEU
  Cargo holds fitted with fixed guides
  Cargo cranes - 2 (40 tonne)

CONSTRUCTION

  Builder - Nederlandsche Dok & Scheepsbouw Mij. V.O.F.
  Country - Amsterdam, Holland
  Hull number - 960
  Engine builder - N.V. Koninklijke Maats. "De Schelde"
  Country - Vlissingen, Holland
  Number of engines - 1
  Engine types - Sulzer 9RND90M diesel
  Fuel - Heavy fuel oil & diesel oil
  Horsepower - 30,150 bhp (22,175 kW)
  Propeller - 1 variable pitch
  Speed - 21 knots
  Bow 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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