|Photographer:||K. Watson [View profile]||Title:||KENT EXPLORER||Added:||Jul 20, 2008|
|General cargo ship KENT EXPLORER at Halifax Shipyards Ltd,Halifax, Nova Scotia after being disabled by an engineroom fire .The tow was carried out by Atlantic Towing Ltd tug Atlantic Elm (7910230).Photographed on July 19th 2008.
Note paint burned from the funnel as a result of the fire.
Built byBremer Vulkan AG Schiffbau u Maschinenfabrik ,Bremen,Germany as Weser Harbour in 1986.
Renamed Scol Venture 86,Weser Harbour 87,Abitibi Orinoco 88,Weser Harbour 01,Normed Istanbul in 02 and Kent Explorer in 2003.
L123M Beam 20M Draught 7.4M
GRT 7,580 DWT 7,875
M/C:MAN 7cyld diesel,Cont.Pitch prop.
Call Sign: PHEW
© Capnken 2008