28 December, 2014

VTC SKY















REF : VTC SKY - 23,581 DWT BUILT JAPAN 1997

THE '' VTC SKY ''  IS NOW ALONGSIDE AT SUBIC BAY AND IS DISCHARGING A
FULL CARGO OF BAGGED RICE WITH ETD THE 15TH JANUARY 2015.

ON COMPLETION OF DISCHARGE THE VESSEL WILL PROBABLY RETURN TO HO CHI
MINH TO PASS HER DRY-DOCKING SURVEY SO SHE CAN BE SOLD WITH
DRY-DOCKING FREHLY PASSED.

THE CARGO HOLDS ARE MECHANICALLY VENTILATED AND THE VESSEL HAS LOG
FITTINGS AND STANCHIONS BUT NO LASHING GEAR ON BOARD.

VTC SKY    (EX - NOBLE LIGHT)
DWT: 23,581 MT, ON 9.518 M DRAFT
BUILT: 2/1997  SAIKI HEAVY INDUSTRIES JAPAN
VIETNAM FLAG SINGLE DECK BULK CARRIER
GRT: 14,743 / NRT: 8,258
LDT: 5,508
CLASS:  LR VR;  LAST SS 02/2012, DUE 02/2017;  LAST DD 01/2012, DUE
01/2015;
LOA: 154.35M, LBP: 145.50M, BREADTH: 26.00M
HOLDS: 4 / HATCHES: 4
COVERS TYPE: MACGREGOR END FOLDING TYPE
CAPACITY: GRAIN 30,847 / BALE 30,094
GEAR: CR: 4X30T
SPEED/CONSUMPTION: ABOUT 13.5 KNOTS ON 17/18 TPD (380CST) + 0.8
MDO/0.8IFO
MAIN ENGINE: KOBE HATSUDOKI, MITSUBISHI (6UEC45LA) OUTPUT 7200 BHP AT
158 RPM
GENERATORS: 2 X YANMAR M200L-UN EACH OUTPUT 400KW/500 KVA AT 720 RPM