Saturday, 1 July 2017

Belgian tug Union 5 1992-

Schelde off Vlissingen, Netherlands 26 June 2017

Belgium-flagged, IMO 9034975, MMSI 205065000 and call sign OROU. Completed on 3 September 1992 with yard number 469bat the Belgian Scheepswerf Van Rypelmonde, Rupelmonde, Belgium. Gross tonnage 290 tons, net tonnage 87 tons, summer deadweight 131 tons and as dimensions 27,65 (between perpendiculars)-31,69 (over all)  x 9,70 (registered)-8,80 (over all) x 4,42-4,76 (maximum) metres. Speed 12,8 knots. Bollard pull 44 9astern)-47 (ahead) tons, Owned since September 1992 by Unie van Redding en Sleepdienst N.V., Antwerp, Belgium and since 1 July 2011 by Smit Harbour Towage N.W. Europe N.V, Antwerp.