JUMBO SPIRIT; 5,200DWT HEAVY LIFT CARRIER COMPLETED BY YVC

The 5,200dwt heavy-lift carrier JUMBO SPIRIT was recently handed over to her owners by YVC Ysselwerf B.V. of the Netherlands. The vessel, which has a combined total lifting capacity of 500t, is the first unit in a series of three G-class newbuildings for Kahn Special Transport B.V. JUMBO SPIRIT has been specially designed for the carriage of heavy and voluminous project cargoes such as locomotives, power plants, refineries and their components. A box-shaped cargo hold can be horizontally subdivided into an upper and a lower hold by pontoon-type hatches which have been designed for a maximum load of 3.5t/m2.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • HSB Intl, v 44 n 2, April 1995, p 25 [4 p, 10 fig]
  • Publication Date: 1995

Language

  • English

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00710798
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: British Maritime Technology
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Aug 14 1995 12:00AM