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Komet III seen here outbound from the Port of Tyne (North East England) on 8th February 2008, headed for Rotterdam. Photographed from North Shields Fishquay.

Previous Names:
1990-12   Komet III
1991-01   Gracechurch Comet
1996-01   Komet III
1996-02   Portugal Bridge
1997-01   KOMET III

Type of ship : General Cargo Ship

Year of build : 1990-12 Schiffs. Hugo Peters Wewelsfleth Peters & Co. GmbH - Wewelsfleth Yard/hull No.: 620
Hull Material:Steel; Hull Connections:Welded; Decks:1 dk; Bulbous bow; FS Ice Class II

Registered Owner: KOMET - Germany
Ship Manager: Peter Dohle - Germany - http://www.doehle.de/home/index.php

Length Overall   111.100  
Length (BP)   99.980
Breadth Extreme   16.075  
Breadth Moulded   16.000
Draught   5.980  
Depth   8.400
Gross   4,169  
Net   2,186
Deadweight   4,752  
Formula Deadweight   5,932

1 oil engine with flexible couplings & single reduction geared to screw shaft driving 1 CP propeller at 169 rpm
Total Power: Mcr 1,970kW (2,678hp)
Service Speed: 15.30kts