YM ROTTERDAM - Panama       Call sign - H9RM     IMO number - 9247560
Owner - Pedregal Maritime S.A. (Shoei Kisen Kaisha, Japan)
Manager/Operator - Eurasia International (China) Ltd., Partnership (EILCP), Germany / Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Japan

Location - YM ROTTERDAM was photographed while she was underway off Holland     Photograph Date - 2 August 2004
Photographer - Willem VanMaanen     Added to archive - 24 October 2004     Last updated - 24 October 2004

SHIP'S HISTORY

  Ordered - February 2001
  Keel laid - 5 July 2001
  Launched - 19 September 2001
  Delivered - December 2001

  Newbuild price - unknown

  (a) Rotterdam Bridge - Panama (5/2004)
  (b) YM Rotterdam - Panama

  As of October 2004 YM Rotterdam was still in service

PARTICULARS

  Ship type - Cellular container ship
  Gross tonnage - 66,332
  Net tonnage - 25,129
  Deadweight tonnage - 67,170
  L.O.A. - 278.94 meters ( 915' 2.5" )
  Including bulbous bow
  L.B.P. - 262.00 meters ( 859' 7.5" )
  Width overall - 31.00 meters ( 101' 8.5" )
  Width moulded - 31.00 meters ( 101' 8.5" )
  Draught - 14.021 meters ( 46' 0" )
  Depth - 24.00 meters ( 78' 9" )
  Number of cargo holds - 7 cellular ?
  Number of hatch covers - 17
  Total container capacity - 5,576 TEU
  Containers in holds - unknown
  Containers above deck - unknown
  Reefer container capacity - 500 TEU
  Also fitted to carry 40 and 48 foot containers

CONSTRUCTION

  Builder - Koyo Dockyard Co. Ltd.
  Country - Mihara, Japan
  Hull number - 2133
  Engine builder - Mitsui Engineering & Shipbuilding Co. Ltd.
  Country - ???, Japan
  Number of engines - 1
  Engine type - B&W (model 6S60MC) 6-cyl diesel engine
  Horsepower - 14,030 hp or 10,320 kW
  Maximum RPM - 105
  Fuel - Diesel oil & heavy fuel oil
  Diesel oil capacity - unknown
  Heavy fuel oil capacity - 9,859 tonnes
  Rate of consumption - unknown
  Speed - 15.0 knots
  Propeller - 1 fixed pitch
  Bow thuster - 1 variable pitch (? hp)
  Steering gear - standard rudder
  Generators - unknown

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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