BULK CARRIER FROM FALKENBERG DISCHARGES HER OWN CARGO

The self-unloading bulk carrier MS Ostanhav was built by the Falkenberg Yard AB for shipowners Nordsrom & Thulin AB, Stockholm, to whom she was delivered on May 27, 1983. The ship which is primarily intended for coastal navigation also has the Swedish-Finnish ice classification 1A for transit of the Trollhatte canal. Principal particulars of Ostanhav are:-Length, o.a. 88.0 m, b.p. 83.7m; Breadth 12.97m; Depth to upper deck 8.55m; Draught 6.88m; Deadweight 4,750 t; Gross Tonnage 2,831 t; Cargo space, bale/grain 5,397 cum; Propulsion 1 x Nohab Polar Diesel, 1,435 kW <1,950 bhp> at 750 rpm; Speed 12.2kn

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Svensk Sjofarts Tidning, No.26-27 <1983>, p.52 (2 pp., 1 diag., 3 phot.)
  • Publication Date: 1983

Language

  • Swedish

Subject/Index Terms

  • Old TRIS Terms: Ostanhav
  • Subject Areas: Marine Transportation;

Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00684784
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: British Maritime Technology
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Aug 14 1995 12:00AM