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Photographer:Alf van Beem [View profile]Title:Birka CarrierAdded:Aug 02, 2005
Photo Category: RO/RO
Birka Carrier in Antwerp.

IMO: 9132002
Call sign: OJHT
Ex-Name:Unitet Carrier-02
Year Build: 1998
Builder: Fosen Mekaniske Verksteder A/S, Rissa, Norway
Displacement: 8.853 Dwt
Length 154,5m
Depth: 6,95m
Width: 22,70m
Speed: 20 Ktn
Flag: Finland
Homeport: Mariehamn
Main engine: Wärtsilä 16 V 46 B / 15.600 kW
Aux. engines: 2x Mitsubishi S12R –MDO / 800 kW
Sisterships: Birka Express, Birka Trader, Trans Botnia

Operator: Birka Line
Vessel Identification
Former name(s):
- Birka Carrier (Until 2013 Jun 25)
- United Carrier (Until 2002 May)
Technical Data
Vessel type:Ro-ro Cargo
Gross tonnage:12,251 tons
Summer DWT:8,853 tons
Length:154 m
Beam:22 m
Draught:6.3 m

Additional Information
Class society:Det Norske Veritas
Build year:1998
AIS Information
Last known position:
57°44’59.8” N, 10°13’11.47” E
Speed, course (heading):
16.6kts, 241° (242°)
Arrival:25th Mar 2018
06:00:04 UTC
Last update:
6 hours 33 minutes ago
Source:AIS (AirNav ShipTrax)

Port history
2018 December 24th, 05:00:23 UTCLandskrona
2018 March 25th, 06:00:04 UTCHull
2018 March 18th, 04:00:40 UTCHull
2018 March 14th, 13:00:51 UTCHelsinki
2018 March 11th, 07:00:21 UTCHull
2018 March 7th, 18:00:09 UTCHelsinki
2018 February 18th, 07:00:31 UTCHull
2018 February 13th, 13:30:06 UTCHelsinki
2018 February 9th, 06:00:15 UTCHull
2018 February 3rd, 05:00:28 UTCHelsinki
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Photo Comments (3)

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Pekka Laakso on Jul 27, 2005 03:06 (12 years ago)
And now I think the matter is settled. :-)
Alf van Beem on Jul 21, 2005 14:13 (12 years ago)
Thanks for the compliment and info. Could you tell me what a RO-RO ship is and how can i change de data of the picture?
Pekka Laakso on Jul 19, 2005 14:21 (12 years ago)
Hi Alf,

A nice photo, great colours and a beautiful ship. But it´s a ro-ro ship, not a containervessel. ;)
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