Tuesday, October 24, 2006


Jupiter Diamond
Source: Scheepvaartwest
Today's SotD is the Ro/Ro Car carrier Jupiter Diamond (IMO: 7718462, Port of Registry: Singapore). The Jupiter Diamond is capable of transporting a maximum of 5,430 cars (high car capacity: 2,481), is 214 metres long, almost 30 metres wide and has a depth of about 28 metres, with a maximum draught of only 8 metres. She was built in 1978 by Mitsubishi, Japan and is currently owned by the Nippon Yushen Kaisha Line (NYK Line) transporting cars of Japanese origin all around the world.

The Jupiter Diamond will arrive this afternoon at the Rotterdam Car Terminal from Antwerp, Belgium.

1 comment:

ghost 72 said...

hello i am vince from holland i worked on the schip more times like many because whe toke the cars off.

its a nice old boat from 1978.

but there are many curves in to the boat drive to any floor up and down made me some times sick,
some how i am thinking back on the old days, any way where is this boat right now.? greetings vince

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