TRADE CARRIER - Limassol, Cyprus       Call sign - C4TU     IMO number - 7503403
Owner - Avgi Maritime Company Ltd., Cyprus     Manager - Trade & Transport Inc., Greece

Location - Trade Carrier was photographed from a high level bridge while she was underway in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Photograph Date - 27 July 1992     Photographer - Rick Garcia     Added to archive - 10 January 2004     Last updated - 10 Jan 2004

SHIP'S HISTORY

  Ordered - June 1975
  Keel laid - unknown
  Launched - June 1976
  Delivered - September 1976
  Build price - unknown

  (a) Bunko Maru - Japan (1986)
  (b) Trade Carrier - Cyprus (1993)
  (c) Trade Carrier - Liberia (7/2000)
  (d) Glory C - Liberia (1993)

  As of January 2004 Glory C was still in service

PARTICULARS

  Ship type - Iron ore strengthened bulk carrier
  Gross tonnage - 30,745
  Net tonnage - 21,662
  Deadweight tonnage - 51,672
  L.O.A. - 199.98 meters (655'6")
  L.B.P. - 191.01 meters (626'2")
  Width overall - 32.24 meters (105'8")
  Width moulded - 32.21 meters (105'7")
  Draught - 12.421 meters (40'8.5")
  Depth - 17.81 meters (58'5")
  Number of cargo holds - 7
  Number of hatch covers - 7
  Volume of cargo holds - 59,827 m3
  Cargo cranes - 3 (22 tonnes)
  Cargo derricks - 14 (5 tonnes)

CONSTRUCTION

  Builder - Hitachi Shipyard Co. Ltd.
  Country - Sakai, Japan
  Hull number - 4513
  Engine builder - Hitachi Shipyard Co. Ltd.
  Country - Osaka, Japan
  Number of engines - 1
  Engine types - Sulzer (model 6RND90) diesel
  Horsepower - 15,660 bhp or 11,519 kW
  Fuel - Heavy fuel oil & diesel oil
  Diesel oil capacity - 249.5 tonnes
  Heavy fuel oil capacity - 3,859.5 tonnes
  Rate of consumption - 60.0 tonnes/day
  Speed - 15.5 knots
  Propeller - 1 fixed pitch
  Bow thuster - unknown
  Steering gear - Standard rudder
  Generators - 3 x 352kW 440V 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, TradeWinds & Marine News - The World Ship Society
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