SWAN LAKE - Monrovia, Liberia       Call sign - ELUS3     IMO number - 8030386     Owner - Uxbridge Maritime Ltd.

Location - Underway in the St. Lawrence River near Vercheres, Quebec, Canada     Photograph Date - 7 March 2002
Photographer - Marc Piche     Added to archive - 24 Mar 2003     Last updated - 27 Mar 2003

SHIP'S HISTORY

  Ordered - December 1980
  Keel laid - June 1981
  Launched - October 1981
  Delivered - March 1982

  (a) Aurum - Sweden (1996)
  (b) Swan Lake - Liberia (2000)
  (c) Swan Lake - England (10/2002)
  (d) Swan Lake - Liberia

  As of March 2003 Swan Lake is still in service

PARTICULARS

  Ship type - Oil & chemical tanker
  Gross tonnage - 7,285
  Net tonnage - 3,598
  Deadweight tonnage - 10,579
  L.O.A. - 135.74 meters
  L.B.P. - 127.01 meters
  Width overall - 19.05 meters
  Width moulded - 19.02 meters
  Draught - 8.092 meters
  Depth - 10.11 meters
  Number of cargo tanks - 23
  Number of cargo pumps - 16
  Tank volume - 12,577 cubic meters
  Cargo hose cranes 2 (3 tonnes)

CONSTRUCTION

  Builder - AB Oskarshamns Varv
  Country - Oskarshamns, Sweden
  Hull number - 440
  Engine builder - 'Zgoda' Zaklady Urzadzen Technicznych
  Country - Swietochlowice, Poland
  Number of engines - 1
  Engine type - Sulzer 8ZL40/48 diesel
  Fuel - Heavy fuel oil & diesel oil
  Horsepower - 5,800 bhp or 4,266 kW
  Speed - 14 knots
  Propeller - 1 variable pitch
  Bow thuster - 1 (791 hp or 590 kW)
  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
Additional information - Sylvia Masson - Quebec, Canada
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