|Photographer:||Gordy [View profile]||Title:||AUSTRALIAN VENTURE||Added:||Feb 07, 2015|
||Containerships built 1971-1980|
AUSTRALIA NATIONAL LINE
43,878 gross tons, 32,011 net. 39,290 dwt.
Lbd: 248.60 x 32.31 x 12.03 metres.
23 knots. Twin screw, diesel engine. 23 knots.
Cellular container carrier
completed at Bremer Vulkan, Vegesack.
Recorded as owned by Lombard Leasing Co & HBZ Finance AG with Australia Nation Line as managers. Carried the ANL livery. 1996 sold to Lavicer Investments Corp, Panama with
MSC as managers.
Renamed MSC Nuria. 2006 under same owners & managers renamed Rio. Scrapped at
Chittagong December 2006
Details: Flotilla Australia
Photo Credits: The WILLIAM T BARBER Collection