TIANJIN HIGHWAY is a Vehicles Carrier that was built in 2005 (15 years ago) and is sailing under the flag of Panama.
It’s carrying capacity is 15461 t DWT and her current draught is reported to be 8.2 meters. Her length overall (LOA) is 179.99 meters and her width is 32.2 meters.
The ship with some 2,000 cars on board is to arrive at Hai Phong early in the morning Apr 6, she’s to be anchored in quarantine zone at around 0600 LT, for a thorough medical check of all crew. Of course all everybody can think of, is coronavirus. Everything is coronavirus these days.
Master was said to be healthy prior to his death. The ship wasn’t identified, but according to available data and ships tracks, it’s TIANJIN HIGHWAY.
Name: TIANJIN HIGHWAY
Vessel Type - Generic: Cargo
Vessel Type - Detailed: Vehicles Carrier
Gross Tonnage: 48927 t
Summer DWT: 15461 t
Length Overall x Breadth Extreme: 179.99 x 32.2 m
Year Built: 2005
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