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AS ASTURIA seen here lying in Leith Docks (Scotland) on 28th July 2009.

Shiptype: Container Ship (Fully cellular)

Former Names:
2000-03 Ocelot Max
2002-07 Comanche
2003-11 Asturia
2004-06 CSAV Rio Rapel
2009-05 AS ASTURIA

Owner: Asturia-Alicantia GmbH & Co - Hamburg, Germany
Operator: Ahrenkiel Shipmanagement GmbH - Hamburg, Germany

Built: 2000-02 China Shipbuilding Corp. - Kaohsiung Yard/hull No.: 735
Standard design:CSBC 2200; Ship Type Group:Panamax Container Ship; Hull Material:Steel; Hull Connections:Welded; Decks:1 dk; Bulbous bow

Length Overall 195.600
Length (BP) 185.500
Breadth Moulded 30.200
Draught 11.010
Depth 16.600
Gross 26,047
Net 10,209
Deadweight 31,000
Formula Deadweight 41,057

Capacities: TEU: 2,262 TEU @14:1,744 C Ho 870 TEU C Dk 1392 TEU incl 435 ref C.

1 oil engine driving 1 FP propeller at 95 rpm
Total Power: Mcr 20,874kW (28,380hp), Csr 18,785kW (25,540hp)
Max. Speed: 22.00kts, Service Speed: 18.00kts
Design: B&W, Engine Builder: Hyundai Heavy Industries Co Ltd - Ulsan
1 x 7S70MC, 2 Stroke, Single Acting, In-Line (Vertical)
7 Cy. 700 x 2674, Mcr: 20874 kW (28380 hp) at 95 rpm
Thrusters: 1 Thwart. CP thruster (f)

    she has been in docks for a few months steve no work for her I heard
    One of many Container Ships laid up - we have one in Blyth and another two down on the Tees - sign of the times  :D


    Steve E.