UMIAVUT - Montreal, Quebec, Canada       Call sign - PFQE     IMO number - 8801591
Owner - Umialarik Transportation Inc. (Nunavut Eastern Arctic Shipping), Canada     Operator - Transport Nanuk Inc., Canada

Location - Umiavut was photographed while she was underway in the St. Lawrence River near Vercheres, Quebec, Canada
Photograph Date - 30 October 2001     Photographer - Marc Piche     Added to archive - 21 January 2004     Last updated - 21 January 2004

SHIP'S HISTORY

  Ordered - January 1988
  Keel laid - unknown
  Launched - August 1988
  Delivered - December 1988

  Newbuild price - unknown

  (a) Newca - Panama (12/1988)
  (b) Kapitan Silin - Russia (1992)
  (c) Lindengracht - Netherlands (2000)
  (d) Umiavut - Canada (??/2002)
  (e) Umiavut - Holland (??/2002)
  (f) Umiavut - Canada

  As of January 2004 Umiavut was still in service

PARTICULARS

  Ship type - Heavy load, container, bulk, timber carrier
  Gross tonnage - 6,037
  Net tonnage - 3,602
  Deadweight tonnage - 9,682
  L.O.A. - 113.12 meters ( 371' 1" )
  L.B.P. - 106.00 meters ( 347' 9" )
  Width overall - 19.23 meters ( 63' 1" )
  Width moulded - 18.90 meters ( 62' 0" )
  Draught - 8.532 meters ( 28' 0" )
  Depth - 11.28 meters ( 37' 0" )
  Number of cargo holds - 1
  Cargo holds volume - 12,110 cubuc meters
  Number of hatch covers - 2
  Number of tween decks - 2
  Number of cargo cranes - 2 (40-50 tonnes)
  Container capacity - 564 TEU (20' units)
  Containers in holds - 234 TEU
  Containers on deck - 330 TEU
  Fitted to carry 40' containers also
  Designed for service in medium ice conditions (Ice class 1A)

CONSTRUCTION

  Builder - Miho Shipbuilding Company Ltd.
  Country - Shimizu, Japan
  Hull number - 1329
  Engine builder - The Hanshin Diesel Works Ltd.
  Country - Akashi, Japan
  Number of engines - 1
  Engine type - Hanshin (model 6LF58) 6-cyl diesel
  Horsepower - 6,000 bhp or 4,413 kW
  Fuel - Diesel fuel & heavy fuel oil
  Diesel fuel capacity - unknown
  Heavy fuel oil capacity - unknown
  Rate of consumption - unknown
  Speed - 14.1 knots
  Propeller - 1 variable pitch
  Bow thuster - unknown
  Steering gear - standard rudder
  Generators - 1 x 600kW & 3 x 200kW 445V 60Hz a.c.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION - This section is open for all viewers to contribute any information about this ship that is known such as former owners, managers, charterers, accidents, conversions, drydockings, cargoes, voyages, sightings or ports of call etc..


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Information sources - Fairplay Internet Ship Register, Lloyds Registers & Marine News - The World Ship Society
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