ROKIA DELMAS - Monrovia, Liberia       Call sign - ELQA8     IMO number - 8315190
Owner - Peter Dohle Navigation Co. Ltd., Germany (Carlo Maritime SA)    Operator/Manager - Gemini Shipmanagement Ltd., Isle of Man

Location - Rokia Delmas was photographed while she was heading outbound from Holland into the North Sea      Photograph Date - 26 May 2002
Photographer - Douglas Cromby    Added to archive - 10 Jan 2004     Last updated - 10 Jan 2004

SHIP'S HISTORY

  Ordered - June 1983
  Keel laid - June 1984
  Launched - October 1984
  Delivered - March 1985
  Construction cost - $34 million (US)

  (a) Rosa Blanca - Sweden (1993)
  (b) Rosa Blance - Liberia (1998)
  (c) Rokia Delmas - Liberia

  As of January 2004 Rokia Delmas was still in service

PARTICULARS

  Ship type - Roro & cellular container ship
  Gross tonnage - 32,924
  Net tonnage - 10,016
  Deadweight tonnage - 27,601
  L.O.A. - 185.02 meters (606'6")
  L.B.P. - 170.01 meters (557'3.5")
  Width overall - 32.31 meters (105'11")
  Width moulded - 32.26 meters (105'9")
  Draught - 11.251 meters (36'10.5")
  Depth - 20.76 meters (68'1")
  Number of cargo holds - 2 (cellular)
  Number of hatch covers - 5 (4 wing hatches)
  Container capacity - 1,446 TEU (20')
  Containers in holds - 859 TEU
  Containers on deck - 587 TEU
  Reefer capacity - 150 TEU
  Loading ramp - 1 quarter stern door/ramp
  Dimensions - 23.10 m x 12.5 m (75'9" x 41'0")
  Ramp weight capacity - 420 tonnes
  Maximum height of vehicles - 8.8 m or 28'10"
  Number of decks - 3
  2 movable decks in No. 3 hold
  Roro tween decks - 3 (1 fwd of engine and 2 aft)
  Internal cargo/vehicle elevators - 1
  Total lane capacity - 1,400 m or 4,589'2"
  Automobile capacity - unknown
  Truck/trailer capacity - unknown
  Volume of all cargo spaces - 23,466 m3
  Volume of cargo tank - 606 m3
  Unloading pumps - unknown
  Fixed guides fitted in 2 cellular holds for containers
  Strengthened for light ice navigation
  Cargo crane - 1 (40T)

CONSTRUCTION

  Builder - Nippon Kokan K.K.
  Country - Tsu, Japan
  Hull number - 93
  Engine builder - Nippon Kokan K.K. - Tsurumi Works
  Country - Yokohama, Japan
  Number of engines - 1
  Engine type - Pielstick (model 10PC4-2V-570) 10-cyl diesel
  Horsepower - 15,120 horsepower or 11,122 kW
  Fuel - Diesel oil & heavy fuel oil
  Diesel oil capacity - 167.0 tonnes
  Heavy fuel oil capacity - 1,642.0 tonnes
  Rate of consumption - unknown
  Speed - 16.0 knots
  Propeller - 1 variable pitch
  Steering gear - 1 standard rudder
  Bow thruster - 1 (? hp)
  Generators - 2 x 1,650kW, 1 x 1,200 kW, 2 x 1,000 kW 450V 60Hz 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 & Marine News - The World Ship Society
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