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Astro Lynx

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At the Dubai Drydock.
( Photocollection Honza Plener )

GENERAL

IMO NUMBER
9002673
VESSEL TYPE
ORE CARRIER
HULL TYPE
SINGLE HULL
GROSS TONNAGE
138.172 tons
SUMMER DWT
243.870 tons
BUILD
1992
BUILDER
HITACHI SHIPBUILDING OSAKA - JAPAN
FLAG
HONG KONG (CHINA)
MANAGER/OWNER
HOSCO QINHUANGDAO - CHINA
INSURER
SWEDISH CLUB SWEDEN

VESSEL DETAILS
CLASSIFICATION
100 A1, OIL TANKER, LMC, UMS, IGS
LAST DRY DOCK
2006 Oct 08
LAST SPECIAL SURVEY
2009 Feb 04
GENERIC
SPEED
15,6 knots
DIMENSIONS
BOW TO BRIDGE
271,90 m
BREADTH EXTREME
58,00 m
BREADTH MOULDED
58,00 m
DEPTH
27,70 m
DRAUGHT
19,11 m
FREEBOARD
8590,0 mm
KEEL TO MASTHEAD
64,90 m
LENGTH B/W PERPENDICULARS
311,00 m
LENGTH OVERALL
324,02 m
TONNAGES
NET TONNAGE
77755 tons
LOADLINE
DEADWEIGHT (NORMAL BALLAST)
77069 tons
DEADWEIGHT (SEGREGATED BALLAST)
86539 tons
DEADWEIGHT (TROPICAL)
250439 tons
DEADWEIGHT (WINTER)
237325 tons
DISPLACEMENT (LIGHTSHIP)
31087 tons
DISPLACEMENT (NORMAL BALLAST)
108156 tons
DISPLACEMENT (SEGREGATED BALLAST)
118051 tons
DISPLACEMENT (SUMMER)
274957 tons
DISPLACEMENT (TROPICAL)
281526 tons
DISPLACEMENT (WINTER)
268412 tons
DRAFT (LIGHTSHIP)
2,79 m
DRAFT (NORMAL BALLAST)
8,49 m
DRAFT (SEGREGATED BALLAST)
9,00 m
DRAFT (SUMMER)
19,11 m
DRAFT (TROPICAL)
19,51 m
DRAFT (WINTER)
18,71 m
DRAUGHT AFT (NORMAL BALLAST)
10,76 m
DRAUGHT FORE (NORMAL BALLAST)
6,23 m
FREEBOARD (LIGHTSHIP)
24962,0 mm
FREEBOARD (NORMAL BALLAST)
19262,0 mm
FREEBOARD (SEGREGATED BALLAST)
18752,0 mm
FREEBOARD (SUMMER)
8640,0 mm
FREEBOARD (TROPICAL)
8242,0 mm
FREEBOARD (WINTER)
9038,0 mm
FWA (SUMMER DRAFT)
416,0 mm
TPC IMMERSION (SUMMER DRAFT)
164,62 tons
CAPACITIES
BALLAST
94296 m3
BUNKER
4400 tons
COMMUNICATION
CALL SIGN
C6UW3
HISTORICAL INFO
FIRST MOVEMENT
1992 Apr 08
KEEL LAID
1991 Jun 18
LAUNCH DATE
1992 Jan 10
PLACE OF BUILD
ARIAKE JAPAN
YARD NUMBER
4854
HISTORICAL INFO
FORMER NAMES
since 2009 May 10 HEBEI GENERAL
since 2008 Feb 05 SHINYO CLIPPER
since 2005 Feb 14 ASTRO LYNX
since 2000 Sep 12 COSMO PLEIADES
FORMER FLAGS
since 2008 Jan 28 BAHAMAS
since 2005 Nov 14 HONG KONG (CHINA)
since 2005 Feb 14 GREECE
since 2000 Sep 12 JAPAN