STAR LANGANGER - Singapore       Call sign - 9VDA     IMO number - 8322519     Owner - Masterbulk Pte. Ltd.

Location - Underway at Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada     Photograph Date - 28 July 1992
Photographer - Rick Garcia     Added to archive - 24 Mar 2003     Last updated - 24 Mar 2003

SHIP'S HISTORY

  Ordered - November 1983
  Keel laid - March 1985
  Launched - June 1985
  Delivered - August 1986

  Launched as Geliga - (1986)
  (b) Hawthorn Hill - Panama (1988)
  (c) Hawthorn Hill - Philipines (1989)
  (d) Star Langanger - Norway

  As of March 2003 Star Langanger is still in service

PARTICULARS

  Ship type - Bulk/container & forest products
  Gross tonnage - 29,275
  Net tonnage - 13,292
  Deadweight tonnage - 41,425
  L.O.A. - 195.43 meters
  L.B.P. - 184.72 meters
  Width overall - 32.31 meters
  Width moulded - 32.25 meters
  Draught - 11.019 meters
  Depth - 16.51 meters
  Number of cargo holds - 7
  Number of hatch covers - 7br>   Container capacity (holds) - 1,063 TEU
  Container capacity (deck) - 906 TEU
  Also fitted to carry 40 foot containers
  Cargo handling cranes - 4 (30 tonne)
  Strengthened for iron ore cargoes
  Fitted to carry forest products as well

CONSTRUCTION

  Builder - Hyundai Heavy Industries Co. Ltd.
  Country - Ulsan, South Korea
  Hull number - 340
  Engine builder - Hyundai Engine & Machinery Company Ltd.
  Country - Ulsan, South Korea
  Number of engines - 1
  Engine type - Sulzer 5RTA68 diesel
  Fuel - heavy fuel oil & diesel oil
  Horsepower - 9,450 bhp or 6,951 kW
  Speed - 14 knots
  Propeller - 1 fixed pitch
  Bow thuster - none
  Steering gear -

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
Additional information - Sylvia Masson - Quebec, Canada
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