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Photographer:Bob Scott [View profile]Title:SANTANAAdded:Feb 27, 2018
Captured:January 01, 1987IMO:6522995Hits:1,805
Location:Hamburg, Germany
Photo Category: General cargo ships built 1960-1969 (Under 3000gt)
Sietas Type 28 design; 499 grt; 1,060 dwt
Operator: Rhein-, Maas- u, See-Schiffahrtskontor GmbH, Duisburg for owner: Ripken-Segermann KG, Elsfleth. Flag: West German. Port of registry: Hamburg
Built: 1965 by J J Sietas KG Schiffswerft GmbH & Co, Hamburg-Neuenfelde, West Germany. Yard no: 562
Main engine: six-cylinder, four-stroke MaK 6Mu451A of 500 bhp at 375 rpm. Speed: 11.25 knots
Built for Hans Erich Ahrens, Bützfleth as MARTHA AHRENS
1975-to Johann & Klaus Braack as RUTHENSAND
1980-SANTANA (as photo); 1987-OCEAN SUN (Honduras flag); 1988-KESSMA
2002-to Yemen Economical Corp, renamed MAREB (Yemeni flag). Apparently still in service
Vessel Identification
Former name(s):
- Kessma (Until 2002 Sep)
- Ocean Sun (Until 1988)
- Santana (Until 1987)
- Ruthensand (Until 1980)
- Martha Ahrens (Until 1975)
Technical Data
Vessel type:General Cargo
Gross tonnage:859 tons
Summer DWT:1,065 tons

Additional Information
Home port:Aden
Build year:1965
AIS Information
AIS information: N/A
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Photo Comments (2)

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Arne Jürgens on Mar 02, 2018 18:56 (9 months ago)
Hi Bob,
what a great pic of this Sietas type 28 coaster. Last year, I've built a model of a sistervessel. It's name was HOHEBURG, later MARIANNE C. The vessel was sunk as an artificial riff near Miami some years ago. A video of my vessel could be seen at YT:

Peter Lenderink on Feb 27, 2018 23:01 (9 months ago)
Beautiful ship!
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