DUBLIN VIKING

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Henk
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DUBLIN VIKING

Post by Henk » Sat Aug 18, 2012 8:06 pm

DUBLIN VIKING
Ro-Ro
2005 - 2010
Belfast Freight Ferries Ltd.(Meridian Marine Management Ltd.) - Belfast; in 2004 Norfolk Line Irish Sea Ferries UK (Maersk Ship Management BV) - Rotterdam
Keel laid 08-09-1995; launched 07-12-1996; delivered 12-07-1997 by Cantiere Navale "Visentini" di Visentini Francesco & Co. - Donada (180)
186,00 x 169,50 x 26,00 x 9,15 x 5,55 m
21.856 grt; 6.510 dwt
M.E.E.J.3.
9136022
2x 4SA 8 cylinder Wärtsilä type 8R.46, 460x580; 2 generators 850 kW/220\440 V/60 Hz; 3 generators 1070 kW/220\440 V/60 Hz; 2 bowthrusters
21.208 bhp; 15.600 kW
24 knots
340 passengers; 72 bunks; 100 cars; 164 trailers
In the fleet 12-09-2005 brought in named MERSEY VIKING by Norse Merchant Ferries Ltd. - Bari
Sold 02-08-2010 renamed DUBLIN SEAWAYS by Danske Ferry Dampskipselskap

Build for Francesco Visentini Transporti Fluvio Marittimi (Levantina Transporti Srl) - Chioggia.
In July1997 in charter with Norse Irish Ferries - Belfast met thuishaven Bari.
In March 2001 brought in with Belfast Freight Ferries (V.Ships UK Ltd.) - Bari.
04-03-2002 management to Cenargo International.
29-06-2004 brought in with Belfast Freight Ferries (Meridian Marine Management Ltd.) - Belfast.
18-12-2005 grounded near Liverpool and freed herself.
03-02-2011 renamed STENA FERONIA by Stena North Sea Ltd. UK.
07-03-2012 in collission with UNION MOON in position 54°41'N-05°45'W holed above her waterline.

Photo: George Robinson
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Re: DUBLIN VIKING

Post by yorkieman » Sat Aug 18, 2012 8:17 pm

On the Mersey 17/06/2006
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Re: DUBLIN VIKING

Post by Bill Harvey » Sun Aug 19, 2012 8:48 am

As an aside, the still unrepaired UNION MOON was towed out from Belfast on 18th August 2012 by the tug WESTSUND bound to Flushing where it has been said she will be converted into a crane vessel.

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