SANKO HUMANITY - Panama       Call sign - 3FVW2     IMO number - 8307480     Owner - Belltop Shipping Corporation, Panama

Location - Photographed while underway at Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada     Photograph Date - 26 July 1992
Photographer - Rick Garcia     Added to archive - 21 Apr 2003     Last updated - 21 Apr 2003

SHIP'S HISTORY

  Ordered - April 1983
  Keel laid -
  Launched - February 1984
  Delivered - June 1984

  (a) Sanko Humanity - Panama (1995)
  (b) Handy Humanity - Philipines (2001)
  (c) Handy Humanity - Malaysia

  As of April 2003 Handy Humanity was still in service

PARTICULARS

  Ship type - Bulk/ore/lumber carrier
  Gross tonnage - 19,340
  Net tonnage - 12,311
  Deadweight tonnage - 33,024
  L.O.A. - 174.71 meters
  L.B.P. - 167.01 meters
  Width overall - 27.03 meters
  Width moulded - 27.01 meters
  Draught - 10.630 meters
  Depth - 14.81 meters
  Number of cargo holds - 5
  Number of cargo hatch covers - 5
  Cargo hold volume - 39,476 cubic meters
  Total container capacity - 140 (20')
  Cargo cranes - 4 (25 tonne capacity)

CONSTRUCTION

  Builder - Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Ltd.
  Country - Shimonoseki, Japan
  Hull number - 861
  Engine builder - Mitsubishi Heavy Industries
  Country - Yokohama, Japan
  Number of engines - 1
  Engine type - Mitsubishi 6UEC52L diesel
  Fuel - Heavy fuel oil & diesel oil
  Horsepower - 7,730 bhp or 5,685 kW
  Speed - 14 knots
  Propeller - 1 variable pitch
  Bow thuster - none
  Steering gear - Standard rudder

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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