PROJECT EUROPA - Bremen, Germany       Call sign - DNRN     IMO number - 8300250
Owner - Project Carriers A.G. & Company "Europa" Schiffahrts K.G., Germany
Manager - Hansa Line A.G., Germany     Operator - Mammoet Shipping BV, The Netherlands

Location - Project Europa was photographed while she was sailing downbound in the Welland Canal at St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada
Photograph Date - 6 May 1987     Photographer - Jeff Cameron     Added to archive - 9 May 2000     Last updated - 12 January 2004

SHIP'S HISTORY

  Ordered - February 1983
  Keel laid - unknown
  Launched - September 1983
  Delivered - December 1983
  Build price - $21.090 million (US)

  (a) Project Europa - Germany (????)
  (b) Project Europa - Togo (????)
  (c) Project Europa - Germany (1992)
  (d) Project Europa - Netherlands Antilles (1997)
  (e) Project Europa - Holland

  As of January 2004 Project Europa was still active

PARTICULARS

  Ship type - Roro, general cargo, heavy lift, container ship
  Gross tonnage - 9,857
  Net tonnage - 3,693
  Deadweight tonnage - 13,493
  L.O.A. - 139.05 meters (455'10")
  L.B.P. - 128.91 meters (422'7")
  Width overall - 22.92 meters (75'2")
  Width moulded - 21.51 meters (74'11")
  Draught - 8.651 meters (28'4")
  Depth - 13.01 meters (42'8")
  Number of cargo holds - 2
  Number of hatch covers - 2
  Volume of cargo holds - 15,114 m3
  Container capacity - 454 TEU (20')
  Containers in holds - 260 TEU
  Containers on deck - 174 TEU
  Reefers capacity - 30 TEU
  Cargo derricks - 2 (350T) & 4(25T)
  Loading ramp/door - Fitted across entire stern
  Ramp dimensions - 15.5m x 16.5m (50'10" x 54'1")
  Ramp capacity - 500 tonnes
  Vehicle storage space - 1,220 m (3,999'2")
  Maximum vehicle height - 4.3 m (14'1")
  Maximum vehicle width - 10.0 m (32'9")
  Construction & farming equipment & locomotives
  Strengthened for carrying heavy cargoes
  Designed for navigation in light ice conditions

CONSTRUCTION

  Builder - Schichau-Unterweser AG
  Country - Bremerhaven, West Germany
  Hull number - 2284
  Engine builder - Krupp MaK Maschinenbau GmbH
  Country - Kiel, West Germany
  Number of engines - 1
  Engine types - MaK (model 8M601AK) 8-cyl diesel
  Horsepower - 10,876 bhp or 8,000 kW
  Fuel - Heavy fuel oil & diesel oil
  Diesel oil capacity - 119.0 tonnes
  Heavy fuel oil capacity - 1,162.0 tonnes
  Rate of consumption - 32.0 tonnes/day
  Fuel tank heating coils - unknown
  Speed - 17.75 knots
  Propeller - 1 variable pitch
  Bow thuster - 1 (? hp)
  Steering gear - Standard rudder
  Generators - 1 x 520kW, 4 x 252kW 230/400V 50Hz a.c.

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, TradeWinds & Marine News - The World Ship Society
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