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Photo Details
Photographer:Jeff Thoreson [View profile]Title:ORLAAdded:Sep 25, 2007
Photo Category: General cargo ships built 1990-1999 (Over 3000gt)
Polish Steamship Company's Maltese-registered bulker ORLA (11,848 GT, built 1999, IMO 9154270) is shown while downbound in the Welland Canal below Lock 2 with a cargo of wheat from Duluth, bound for Montreal and eventually, Italy, 1106 hours 18 July 2005.

On July 9, while upbound in the St. Clair River, she ran aground. No damage was reported and after an hour the vessel backed off and proceded upbound under her own power for Duluth.

ORLA appears to be a hard luck ship. While downbound in the Seaway at Cote Ste. Catherine on July 19th, 2005, ORLA went aground in the Seaway and was in a collision with tanker JO SPIRIT, which was upbound for Hamilton at the time. After repairs were completed, she cleared Montreal on August 2.
Vessel Identification
Technical Data
Vessel type:General Cargo
Gross tonnage:11,848 tons
Summer DWT:17,064 tons

Additional Information
Build year:1999
AIS Information
Last known position:
37°23’14.02” N, 25°55’3.56” E
Speed, course (heading):
9.8kts, 149° (145°)
Arrival:14th Oct 2018
18:00:51 UTC
Last update:
15 days 18 hours ago
Source:AIS (AirNav ShipTrax)

Port history
2018 October 1st, 12:40:12 UTCSagunto
2018 August 22nd, 00:00:30 UTCIzmit
2018 July 20th, 06:00:14 UTCChornomorsk
2018 June 27th, 10:00:43 UTCPort Said
2018 June 23rd, 06:00:41 UTCIstanbul
2018 June 18th, 09:00:39 UTCNika-tera
2018 June 4th, 12:00:16 UTCNikolaev
2018 May 14th, 06:00:15 UTCIzmir
2018 March 21st, 16:00:16 UTCIskenderon
2018 February 10th, 08:00:17 UTCRottardam
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Photo Comments (6)

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Ilhan Kermen on Aug 10, 2005 06:50 (13 years ago)
very nice shot jeff.great colors
esima001 on Jul 20, 2005 22:50 (13 years ago)
Nice stern view Jeff. Keep up your good work :)

Federico Bolognini on Jul 20, 2005 20:53 (13 years ago)
Jeff perfect great ster view
Peter Karberg on Jul 20, 2005 15:01 (13 years ago)
Great stern shot, Jeff. The lighting is perfect.
Iggy on Jul 20, 2005 05:22 (13 years ago)
Excellent picture..

Kind Rgds
Matt Ruscher on Jul 20, 2005 04:09 (13 years ago)
great stern jeff, nice to see you made it up to the canal
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