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Photographer:K. Watson [View profile]Title:POLAR PRINCEAdded:Jun 24, 2010
Photo Category: General cargo ships built 1950-1959 (Under 3000gt)
An ex Canadian Coast Guard icebreaker, the POLAR PRINCE alongside at Ocean Terminals,Halifax,Nova Scotia on June 2010.
Polar Prince is a multi-purpose ship orginally built as a class 100A medium-duty icebreaker for service in Canadian Arctic as the CCGS Sir Humphrey Gilbert.
Former Name(s):GILBERT I , CCGS Sir Humphry Gilbert.
IMO: 5329566, MMSI: 316001007
Year Built1959.
Vessel Type:General Cargo/Ice Reinforced
Gross Tonnage:2,062 tons.
Net Tonnage:618 tons.
Dead Weight: 960 tons.
Vessel Length:69.07 m, Breadth 14.63 m,Depth 6.40 m.
M/C: Diesel (4) electric,twin screw.3,820KW.
Speed13.0 knots
Owner/Mngr: GX TECHNOLOGY CANADA LTD.,Calgary Alta.,Canada.
Flag: Canada
Call Sign:CFK9552
Capnken 2010.
Vessel Identification
Name:Polar Prince
Former name(s):
- Gilbert I (Until 2002 Jul)
- 2001 06 (Until 2002)
- Sir Humphrey Gilbert (Until 2001 Nov)
Technical Data
Vessel type:Tender
Gross tonnage:2,062 tons
Summer DWT:960 tons
Length:72 m
Beam:15 m
Draught:5.9 m

Additional Information
Home port:Ottawa
Class society:Det Norske Veritas
Build year:1959
Builder (*):Davie Yards - Levis, Canada
Owner:Gx Technology
Houston Tx, U.s.a.
Manager:Gx Technology
Houston Tx, U.s.a.
AIS Information
Last known position:
47°19’55.52” N, 52°21’10.54” W
Speed, course (heading):
13.7kts, 82° (79°)
Location:St. John's,nl
Arrival:5th Jun 2015
06:20:30 UTC
Last update:
20 days 2 hours ago
Source:AIS (AirNav ShipTrax)

Port history
2015 June 5th, 06:20:58 UTCSt. John's,nl
2015 June 5th, 06:20:56 UTCSt. John's,nl
2015 June 5th, 06:20:42 UTCSt. John's,nl
2015 June 5th, 06:20:30 UTCSt. John's,nl
2015 June 5th, 06:20:14 UTCSt. John's,nl
2015 June 5th, 06:20:13 UTCSt. John's,nl
2015 June 5th, 06:20:12 UTCSt. John's,nl
2015 June 5th, 06:20:12 UTCSt. John's,nl
2015 June 5th, 06:20:11 UTCSt. John's,nl
2015 June 5th, 06:20:11 UTCSt. John's,nl
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