Oriental Highway seen here inbound to the Port of Tyne (North Eas England) on 23rd July 2008 - inbound from Emden (Germany). Photographed from Western Quay, North Shields.
Tugs in attendance were Svitzer Maltby, Yarm Cross and Rowangarth.
Type of ship : Vehicles Carrier
Year of build : 1980 - MARUGAME YARD MARUGAME - JAPAN
Hull Material:Steel; Hull Connections:Welded; Decks:2 dks; Bulbous bow
Registered Owner: SALUD SHIPPING PANAMA
Ship Manager: STARGATE SHIPMANAGEMENT GMBH - Germany
Operator: Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha Ltd - Japan
Length Overall 174.800
Length (BP) 164.420
Length (Reg) 166.560
Breadth Moulded 26.810
Formula Deadweight 19,247
1 oil engine driving 1 FP propeller
Total Power: Mcr 9,635kW (13,100hp)
Service Speed: 17.50kts