25 November, 2014

DIAMOND STAR













DIAMOND STAR - 27,000 DWT BUILT JAPAN 1990

PLEASE NOTE THAT THE OWNERS OF THE '' DIAMOND STAR '' ARE KEEN SELLERS
AND CAN GIVE CHARTER FREE DELIVERY SINGAPORE / JAPAN RANGE WITHIN
DECEMBER 2014.

SHE IS PRESENTLY DISCHARGING IN BULK GYPSUM IN HON GAI, QUANG NINH
PROVINCE, NORTH VIETNAM WITH ETD FRIDAY 28TH NOVEMBER AGW / WP,

THE OWNERS MAY FIX ANOTHER SHORT DOMESTIC VOYAGE AFTER COMPLETION OF
DISCHARGE BUT PREFER AS PROMPT DELIVERY AS POSSIBLE.

PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS VESSEL WAS BUILT AS A TIMBER CARRIER WITH TIMBER
STANCHIONS AND UPRIGHTS BUT THEY HAVE SINCE BEEN REMOVED

THE VESSEL DETAILS ARE AS FOLLOWS AND WE ATTACH THE T/C DESCRIPTION
AND NKK SURVEY STATUS :-

DIAMOND STAR    (EX - ISLAND EXPLORER)
DWT: 27,000 MT, ON 9.217 M DRAFT
BUILT: 9/1990  MINAMINIPPON SHIPBUILDING JAPAN
VIETNAM FLAG SINGLE DECK BULK CARRIER
GRT: 17,130 / NRT: 9,499
LDT: 6,407
CLASS:  NK;  LAST SS 09/2010, DUE 08/2015;  LAST DD 10/2013, DUE
08/2015;
LOA: 174.00M, LBP: 164.00M, BREADTH: 27.50M
HOLDS: 5 / HATCHES: 5
COVERS TYPE: END FOLDING TYPE
CAPACITY: GRAIN 37,325 / BALE 35,696
GEAR: CRANES 4X30T
SPEED/CONSUMPTION: ABOUT 13 KNOTS ON 19.2 TPD (180CST) WITH NDAS
MAIN ENGINE: AKASAKA YAIZU, MITSUBISHI (6UEC52LA) OUTPUT 7170 BHP AT
113 RPM
GENERATORS: 2 X YANMAR M200-UN EACH OUTPUT 450 KW AT 900 RPM