Thursday, 27 September 2007


Another of Scotline's coasters, SCOT VENTURE, arrived at Sandbank this morning from Wicklow, to load 1,900 tonnes of round timber. This ship, built at the Tille Shipyard in Holland, was completed in April 2002, and is a 3,330 tonne deadweight coaster with a box hold specially designed for the carriage of such cargoes. At 89.98 metres long, she is 2,594 gross tons and, like the rest of Scotline fleet, registered at Inverness.