Sunday, March 31, 2013

M/V ST EXPLORER


This is M/V ST EXPLORER taken early of 2012. She is maneuvering to dock at the Seaford Shipyard in Opaw, mandaue. Also, this is the same vessel which hit and rendered total damage the port of Wilmar Edible Oil factory (formerly IndoPhil Oil Mills) in Gingoog City last December of 2011.  

                                    M/V JEHAN 2 

Ship's Particulars:
Name Of Vessel                      ST EXPLORER
Official No.                              ZAM2D01786
Type of Service                        CARGO
Name of Operator                   SEA TECH TRANSPORT, INC.
Place of Registry                     CEBU
Year Built                                1983
length                                      92
breadth                                    15.5
depth                                       7.7
loa                                           
lbp                                              
draft                                           
Gross Register Tonnage         1901.18
Net Register Tonnage            1292.8

Source:  MARINA



*Other blog:






Saturday, March 30, 2013

M/V GOLDEN MERCURY


This M/V Golden Mercury in February 2012. She is used to shipped cement and plywood cargoes. She is a sister ship of Aviva Cairo and Aviva Denver.

Ship's Particulars:

Name Of Vessel                         GOLDEN MERCURY
Official No.                                 00-0000097
Type of Service                           CARGO
Name of Operator                      GOLDEN STAR CARGO TRADE SHIPPING CORP.
Place of Registry                        CEBU
Year Built                                   1953
length                                         60.09
breadth                                       9.71
depth                                          5.18
loa                                               60.09
lbp                                              
draft                                           
Gross Register Tonnage             494.26
Net Register Tonnage                 330.89

source:  MARINA



Inside the pilot house of M/V Golden Mercury

IMO number
5386150
Name of the ship
GOLDEN MERCURY
Type of ship
GENERAL CARGO
Gross tonnage
494 tons
DWT
1116 tons
Year of build
1953
Builder
HITZLER WERFT - LAUENBURG, GERMANY
Last known flag
PHILIPPINES
Former names
PREMSHIP 1 until 2010 Mar
LUZON TRANSPORT until 1984
ADECOR I until 1978
CHIRICANO until 1968
WARENDORP until 1966






Her main engine



                                                           View Larger Map
This is the location of their office in Cebu.

Other Related Ships:

M/V ANDY TWO


M/V Andy Two docks at the pier in Cebu City, Philippines.

Ship's Particulars:

Name Of Vessel                          ANDY TWO
Official No.                                  CEB1001285
Type of Service                            PASSANGER
Name of Operator                       DE GARCIA, VECINTA VDA
Place of Registry                         CEBU
Year Built                                    1971
length                                          32.6
breadth                                        6.2
depth                                           2.75
loa                                               32.6
draft                                                                                       
Gross Register Tonnage             148.21
Net Register Tonnage                 100.69
Deadweight                               

Source:  MARINA


*Other blog: 

Deck Officer Review Questions


Saturday, March 23, 2013

M/V CMA CGM AFRICA FOUR at Her Construction Site


M/V CMA CGM AFRICA FOUR at her construction in HHIC-Phil shipyard in the Philippines. 

Vessel's Details                              OTHER CMA CGM VESSELS IN THIS BLOG

Ship Type: Container ship                                       > CMA CGM OPAL
Year Built: 2010                                                     > CMA CGM TOPAZ
Length x Breadth: 227 m X 36 m                               > CMA CGM JASPER
Gross Tonnage: 40827, DeadWeight: 51619 t               > CMA CGM AFRICA ONE
Speed recorded (Max / Average): 16.7 / 13.8 knots
Flag: Bahamas [BS] 
Call Sign: C6YS9
IMO: 9451965, MMSI: 311044100



Friday, March 22, 2013

M/V CMA CGM AFRICA ONE at At Her Construction Site


This picture is taken last August 2010. Filipino workers at the HHIC-Phil walk past vessel M/V CMA CGM AFRICA ONE.


  • Vessel's Details                    Other CMA CGM vessels in this blog:

Ship Type: Container ship                                           > CMA CGM OPAL
Year Built: 2010                                                         > CMA CGM TOPAZ
Length x Breadth: 227 m X 36 m                                   > CMA CGM JASPER
Gross Tonnage: 40827, DeadWeight: 51634 t                   > CMA CGM AFRICA FOUR
Speed recorded (Max / Average): 14.8 / 14.4 knots
Flag: Bahamas [BS] 
Call Sign: C6YR8
IMO: 9451915, MMSI: 311043200
source: www.marinetraffic.com

Wednesday, March 20, 2013

M/V CMA CGM OPAL at Her Construction Site


M/V CMA CGM OPAL (right) floats side by side with her sister ship CMA CGM TOPAZ at Hanjin shipyard in the Philippines 2009. They are the 3rd and 4th container vessels made in HHIC-Phil.


Vessel's Details                          OTHER CMA CGM VESSELS IN THIS BLOG:

Ship Type: Container ship                                 > CMA CGM TOPAZ
Year Built: 2009                                               > CMA CGM JASPER
Length x Breadth: 259 m X 32 m                         > CMA CGM AFRICA ONE
Gross Tonnage: 40560, DeadWeight: 52408 t         > CMA CGM AFRICA FOUR
Speed recorded (Max / Average): 16.6 / 15.5 knots
Flag: Liberia [LR] 
Call Sign: A8RV3
IMO: 9386483, MMSI: 636014168
source: www.marinetraffic.com

M/V CMA CGM TOPAZ at Her Construction Site


M/V CMA CGM TOPAZ at her construction site in HHIC-Phil, Subic, Philippines by Hanjin.



Vessel's Details                         OTHER CMA CGM VESSELS IN THIS BLOG:

Ship Type: Container ship                                      > CMA CGM OPAL
Year Built: 2009                                                    > CMA CGM JASPER
Length x Breadth: 258 m X 31 m                              > CMA CGM AFRICA ONE
Gross Tonnage: 40560, DeadWeight: 52366 t              > CMA CGM AFRICA FOUR
Speed recorded (Max / Average): 17.1 / 15.7 knots
Flag: Liberia [LR] 
Call Sign: A8RV4
IMO: 9397602, MMSI: 636014169

Monday, March 18, 2013

CMA CGM JASPER During Her Construction


This is a picture of M/V CMA CGM  JASPER at Hanjin Shipyard in the Philippines during her construction.


Vessel's Details                              OTHER CMA CGM VESSELS IN THIS BLOG:

Ship Type: Container ship                                         > CMA CGM OPAL
Year Built: 2009                                                       > CMA CGM TOPAZ
Length x Breadth: 258 m X 31 m                                 > CMA CGM AFRICA ONE
Gross Tonnage: 40560, DeadWeight: 52427 t                 > CMA CGM AFRICA FOUR
Speed recorded (Max / Average): 14.5 / 11.7 knots
Flag: Liberia [LR] 
Call Sign: A8SD6
IMO: 9397614, MMSI: 636014200