NYMROD - Panama       Call sign - 3FGS6     IMO number - 7117058
Owner - AGS Ltd., Aliaga, Turkey - scrapyard (Previously - Universal Oceans Trading Ltd., Panama)

Location - Photographed while lying beached at Aliaga, Turkey awaiting demolition     Photograph Date - 28 August 2002
Photographer - Selim San    Added to archive - 23 Nov 2003     Last updated - 23 Nov 2003

SHIP'S HISTORY

  Ordered - July 1970
  Keel laid - ???
  Launched - ???
  Delivered - July 1971

  (a) Esther Del Mar - Registry ? (1971)
  (b) Manchester Rapido - Spain (1977)
  (c) Esther Del Mar - Spain (1989)
  (d) Marco Polo - Cyprus (1990)
  (e) Vento - Malta (1996)
  (f) Polianni Due - Panama (1998)
  (g) Viking Sky - Panama (2000)
  (h) Nymrod - Panama

  Newbuild price - unknown
  Arrived at Aliaga on 27 August 2002
  Scrap price - unknown

PARTICULARS

  Ship type - Feeder class container ship
  Gross tonnage - 1,940
  Net tonnage - 1,178
  Deadweight tonnage - 2,837
  L.O.A. - 79.94 meters (262'3")
  L.B.P. - 72.01 meters (236'3")
  Width overall - 12.81 meters (42'0")
  Width moulded - 12.79 meters (41'11.5")
  Draught - 5.630 meters (18'6")
  Depth - 6.61 meters (21'8")
  Number of cargo holds - 5
  Number of hatch covers - 5 (steel)
  Cargo hold volume - 9,003 cubic meters
  Strengthened for carrying heavy cargoes like iron ore
  Strengthened for light ice navigation

CONSTRUCTION

  Builder - Santierul Naval S.A. Galatz
  Country - Galatz, Romania
  Hull number - 646
  Engine builder - "H. Cegielski" Z.P.M.
  Country - Poznan, Poland
  Number of engines - 1
  Engine type - Sulzer 6-cyl (6RD68) diesels
  Horsepower - 7,200 bhp or 5,296 kW
  Diesel Oil capacity - unknown
  Heavy Fuel Oil capacity - 2,029.0 tonnes
  Fuel consumption - 32 tonnes per day
  Speed - 14.5 knots
  Propeller - 1 fixed pitch
  Steering gear - Standard rudder
  Bow thuster - none

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