17 February, 2015

BLUE LOTUS

BLUE LOTUS - 14,187 DWT BUILT JAPAN 1999 - INSPECTABLE KOREA AND
SINGAPORE

THE BLUE LOTUS IS NOW ALONGSIDE DISCHARGING IN BANGKOK.

SHE WILL THEN CONTINUE TO DISCHARGE AT BINTULU, SINGAPORE AND PENNANG.

OWNERS CAN GIVE PROMPT CHARTER FREE DELIVERY PREFERABLY IN SOUTH EAST
ASIA.

ONCE AGAIN WE WOULD HIGHLIGHT THE FOLLOWING POINTS AS REGARDS THIS
VESSEL WHICH PUTS IT WELL ABOVE SIMILAR TONNAGE.

-THREE GENERATORS
- BOW THRUSTER
- GOOD NKK SURVEY STATUS
- FOLDING COVERS
- SHALLOW DRAFT
- DECENT CRANES
- CARGO HOLDS ARE MECHANICALLY VENTILATED
- CARGO HOLDS ARE C02 FITTED

PLEASE KINDLY NOTE HOWEVER THAT THE VESSEL IS '' NOT LOG FITTED '' AND
DOES NOT HAVE ''BOX SHAPED CARGO HOLDS ''.

THE VESSEL MAIN DETAILS ARE AS FOLLOWS :-

BLUE LOTUS    (EX - ORIENTAL PRINCESS)
DWT: 14,187 MT, ON 7.941 M DRAFT
BUILT: 5/1999  SHIN KOCHI JYUKO K.K. JAPAN
PANAMA FLAG SINGLE DECK BULK CARRIER
GRT: 8,481 / NRT: 4,909
LDT: 3,329
CLASS:  NK;  LAST SS 05/2014, DUE 05/2019;  LAST DD 05/2014, DUE
05/2017
LOA: 134.04M, LBP: 127.00M, BREADTH: 21.20M
HOLDS: 4 / HATCHES: 4
COVERS TYPE: HYDRAULIC FOLDING
CAPACITY: GRAIN 17,963 / BALE 17,593
GEAR: CRANES 3 X 25 TONS
SPEED/CONSUMPTION: ABOUT 13.0 KNOTS ON 14.5 TPD(B)/15.5(L) (180CST) +
1.5 MDO

MAIN ENGINE: KOBE HATSUDOKI, MITSUBISHI (5UEC45LA) OUTPUT 6000 BHP AT
158 RPM

GENERATORS: 3 X YANMAR S 185DL-ST EACH OUTPUT 320 KW / 400 KVA