V Ushakov seen here outbound to Antwerp from the Port of Tyne (North East England) on 12th April 2008, having picked up two reels of cable from the Offshore Technology Park at walker on Tyne.
Photographed from Tyne Street, North Shields.
Former Name: ROLF BUCK
Type of ship : Ro-Ro Cargo Ship
Year of build : 1985-09 Thyssen Nordseewerke GmbH - Emden Yard/hull No.: 491
Hull Material:Steel; Strengthened for heavy cargoes; Hull Connections:Welded; Decks:2 dks; FS Ice Class II
Ship Manager: DUGLAS LTD - Russia
Registered Owner: VYACHESLAV SHIPPING - ANTIGUA & BARBUDA
Length Overall 95.920
Length (BP) 90.250
Breadth Extreme 14.230
Breadth Moulded 14.100
Formula Deadweight 3,786
1 oil engine with clutches, flexible couplings & single reduction reverse geared to screw shaft driving 1 FP propeller
Total Power: Mcr 599kW (814hp)
Service Speed: 10.00kts