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MV Newcastle Bay

Vessel Specifications

Length Overall: 83.2 m
Breadth: 13 m
Moulded Depth: 6.65 m
Draft: 5.39 m
Dead Weight: 2768 tonnes
Gross Registered Tonnes: 1964 tonnes
Container Capacity: 125 TEU's
Fuel Capacity: 273,000 litres
POT Water: 21,000 litres
Service Speed: 13.5 knots
When Built: 1991
Where Built: Denmark
Class: USL 2C
Hull Material: Steel
Superstructure: Steel
Registration No: 24676QC
Cabins: 8
Berths: 12
Call Sign: VMQ8331
PROPULSION & GENERATORS  
Main Engines: Deutz / MWM Type SBV8M628
Generators:   
  2 x Deutz TBD 234 V8, 190kw
  1 x Deutz TD 226B-6, 80kw
  All alternators are 50hz, 220/380 volts
 Gearbox: Volda ACG 75/600, Variable Pitch
 Bowthruster: Rolls Royce/Ulstein Type 45TV 300 kw
 Fuel Consumption: Main Engine:- 300 ltrs / hr
  Deutz TBD 234 V8: 30 ltrs / hr each
  Deutz TD 226B-6: 10 ltrs / hr