ELISABETH HOJ

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ELISABETH HOJ

Postby teesships » Mon Sep 02, 2013 7:57 am

ELISABETH HOJ (6922391), Denmark, 186gt, completed Frederikshavn 6-1969
Hopper Dredger since 2009, built as a trawler

An interesting one at Grimsby - 31 August 2013:
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Re: ELISABETH HOJ

Postby magoonigal » Mon Sep 02, 2013 11:26 pm

Name: Elisabeth Hoj
IMO number: 6922391
Type: Grab hopper dredger
Owner: Rederiet Hoj
Built by: Orskov Steelshipyard, Frederikshavn
Year: 1969


Total installed power: kW
Hopper capacity: 140 m3
Loading capacity: 170 ton
Length o.a.: 30,3 m
Length b.p.: 28,0 m
Breadth: 7,5 m
Draught: 2,7 m
Speed: 7,0 kn
Bucket capacity: 1,0 / 2,5 m3
Dredging depth: m


History:
- Rebuilt in 2003.
Looks a pretty hefty Crane for such a small Hopper.

70 Lifts at an average of 2 Cubic Metres per lift.
I wonder if they also use her to load Hopper Barges.
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