Wednesday, December 28, 2011


A dreary 28th of December 2011 saw the first call at Halifax of the containership RIO DE JANEIRO EXPRESS depicted alongside at the Fairview Cove terminal. With the funnel markings of Hapag-Lloyd the vessel is a SeaSpan charter (Note absence of Hapag's large hull lettering ).
Owned and managed by SEASPAN Corp,Vancouver,Canada.
IMO No 9310847
Built by Samsung,Goege,S.Korea in 2007.
GRT 39,941 tons;DWT 50,500 tons;Net Tonnage:24,458 tons.
LOA 260m,LPP 244.8m Beam 32.25m Draught 12.78m.
Capacity: 4,248 teu.
Machinery: Single shaft,diesel speed 24.5 knots.
Flag:Hong Kong,China
Call Sign: VRCR9

No comments:

Post a Comment