OLGA - Kingstown, St. Vincent & the Grenadines       Call sign - J8QX9     IMO number - 6906634     Owner - Bereket Ithalat Ihracat Ltd., Turkey (scrapyard)

Location - Photographed at Aliaga, Turkey awaiting demolition     Photograph Date - 27 January 1999
Photographer - Selim San    Added to archive - 5 Nov 2003     Last updated - 5 Nov 2003

SHIP'S HISTORY

  Ordered - January 1966
  Keel laid - ???
  Launched - ???
  Delivered - January 1967

  (a) Novaya Ladoga - Russia (5/1996)
  (b) Iris - Vanuatu (8/1996)
  (c) Olga - St. Vincent

  Sold for scrap late in 1998
  Beached at Aliaga, Turkey on 18 January 1999
  Scrap price - unknown

PARTICULARS

  Ship type - General cargo ship
  Gross tonnage - 4,791
  Net tonnage - 2,380
  Deadweight tonnage - 5,910
  L.O.A. - 121.95 meters (400'1")
  L.B.P. - 113.01 meters (370'9")
  Width overall - 16.74 meters (54'11")
  Width moulded - 16.69 meters (54'9")
  Draught - 5.990 meters (19'8")
  Depth - 8.31 meters (27'3")
  Number of cargo holds - 4
  Number of hatch covers - 4 (steel)
  Number of derricks - 4 (5 tonnes)
  Cargo hold volume - 7,300 cubic meters
  Ice and heavy cargo strengthened

CONSTRUCTION

  Builder - "A. Zhdanov" Shipbuilding Yard
  Country - Leningrad, Russia
  Hull number - 966
  Engine builder - Bryansk Engineering Works
  Country - Bryansk, Russia
  Number of engines - 1
  Engine types - B&W 9-cyl (model 9-50VTBF-110) diesel
  Diesel Oil capacity - 139.0 tonnes
  Heavy Fuel Oil capacity - 330.0 tonnes
  Horsepower - 5,200 bhp or 3,825 kW
  Speed - 15.75 knots
  Propeller - 1 fixed pitch
  Steering gear - Standard rudder
  Bow thuster - none

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..


** Olga was last owned by High Croft Ltd., (Pan Oceanic Ship Management (U.K.) Ltd.), St. Vincent & the Grenadines


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