SAN JIANG KOU - Guangzhou, China       Call sign - BOQZ     IMO number - 7902881
Owner - Guangzhou Ocean Shipping Company (COSCO, Guangzhou), China

Location - Photographed while underway in the Kiel Canal in Germany     Photograph Date - April 2002    
Photographer - Malte Schwarz     Added to archive - 23 Apr 2003     Last updated - 23 Apr 2003

SHIP'S HISTORY

  Ordered - March 1979
  Keel laid -
  Launched - March 1980
  Delivered - June 1980

  (a) San Jiang Kou - China

  As of April 2003 San Jiang Kou was still in service

PARTICULARS

  Ship type - Roll on/roll off ship
  Gross tonnage - 8,391
  Net tonnage - 3,790
  Deadweight tonnage - 13,825
  L.O.A. - 146.50 meters
  L.B.P. - 135.00 meters
  Width overall - 22.74 meters
  Width moulded - 22.70 meters
  Draught - 9.181 meters
  Depth - 15.00 meters
  Number of cargo holds -
  Number of hatch covers - 4
  Number of decks - 2
  Cargo cranes - 2 (36t) & 2 (15t)
  Her hull is ice strengthened
  Fitted with angled stern ramp

CONSTRUCTION

  Builder - Hayashikane Shipbuilding & Engineering Company Ltd.
  Country - Shimonoseki, Japan
  Hull number - 1233
  Engine builder - Nippon Kokan K.K. - Tsurumi Works
  Country - Yokohama, Japan
  Number of engines - 1
  Engine types - Semt-Pielstick 14PC2-5V400 diesel
  Fuel - Heavy fuel oil & diesel oil
  Horsepower - 9,100 bhp (6,693 kW)
  Speed - 15 knots
  Propeller - 1 variable pitch
  Bow thuster - unknown
  Steering gear - Standard rudder

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