VLISTBORG - Delfzijl, Holland       Call sign - PFAH     IMO number - 9160346     Owner - Frank Dahl, Holland

Location - Sailing southbound in the Welland Canal at Allanburg, Ontario, Canada     Photograph Date - 30 April 1999
Photographer - Jeff Cameron     Added to archive - 4 May 1999     Last updated - 3 Apr 2003

SHIP'S HISTORY

  Ordered - December 1996
  Keel laid -
  Launched -
  Delivered - March 1999

  (a) Vlistborg - Holland

  As of March 2003 Vlistborg was still in service

PARTICULARS

  Ship type - Multi purpose, dry cargo & bulk carrier
  Gross tonnage - 6,130
  Net tonnage - 3,424
  Deadweight tonnage - 8,664
  L.O.A. - 132.20 meters
  L.B.P. - 123.85 meters
  Width overall - 15.87 meters
  Width moulded -
  Draught - 7.05 meters
  Depth - 9.65 meters
  Number of cargo holds - 2
  Number of hatch covers -
  Cargo hold volume - 12,850 cubic meters
  Container capacity - 552 TEU
  TEU - Twenty foot Equivalent Unit

CONSTRUCTION

  Builder - Bodewes Volharding
  Country - , Holland
  Hull number - 332
  Engine builder -
  Country -
  Number of engines - 1
  Engine type - Wartsila 8MU453AK diesel
  Fuel - Heavy fuel & diesel oil
  Horsepower - 5,384 bhp or 3,959 kW
  Speed - 14 knots
  Propeller - 1 variable pitch
  Bow thuster - 1 (? hp)
  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..


** 22 March 2003 Vlistborg was spotted at Gdanska Stocznia Remontowa (Gdansk Ship Repair Yard) possibly undergoing repairs. She had been at the drydock since the beginning of February - Details ???


Information sources - Fairplay Internet Ship Register, Lloyds Registers & Marine News - The World Ship Society
Additional information - Wojtek Tabaka - Poland

ADDITIONAL PHOTOGRAPHS

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