Fleet

Fleet

Rio Tinto Marine has a growing fleet of vessels which are managed and crewed by Anglo Eastern (UK) Limited and ASP Ship Management Limited.

Rio Tinto's fleet include the following vessels:

Series 1

Vessel Delivered Ship Manager
RTM WAKMATHA
RTM PIIRAMU
RTM WEIPA
RTM TWARRA
RTM GLADSTONE
01-Aug-07
24-Apr-08
01-Aug-08
28-Apr-09
08-Oct-09
ASP Shipmanagment
ASP Shipmanagment
ASP Shipmanagment
ASP Shipmanagment
Anglo Eastern
Built Namura Japan
Details Classification:
Designation:
Lloyd's Register
Bulk Carrier
Dimensions Length Over All (LOA):
Beam:
Depth:
Assigned Summer Draft:
Deadweight:
GRT:
NRT:
235.67 m
43m
19.5m
12.8m
90338 metric tonnes
53988 metric tonnes
19637 metric tonnes
Engine Main Engine:
Power:
Service Speed:
MAN-B&W 6S60MC-C
13,501 Kilowats
15.0 knots
Naming Convention
  • Wakamatha & Piiramu
    indigenous locals from the Weipa area, who assited Harry Evans the geologist credited with finding the bauxite deposits in Weipa. George Piiramu still lives in Weipa (2014)
  • Twarra
    local Weipa indigenous word for fish eagle

Series 2

Vessel Delivered Ship Manager
RTM DIAS
RTM FLINDERS
11-Jan-13
08-Mar-13
Anglo Eastern
Anglo Eastern
Built Namura Japan
Details Classification:
Designation:
Lloyd's Register
Bulk Carrier
Dimensions Length Over All (LOA):
Beam:
Depth:
Assigned Summer Draft:
Deadweight:
GRT:
NRT:
234.87 m
38m
20m
13.923m
89,892 metric tonnes
51,057 metric tonnes
24,915 metric tonnes
Engine Main Engine:
Power:
Service Speed:
Mitsubishi 6UEC60LSII-Eco Tier II
8,290 Kilowatts
14.3 knots
Naming Convention Famous explorers / navigators