Soviet Era – NMT Silvia

One of the famous ro/ro ships built at Meyer Neptun, Rostock in Germany as the Soviet vessel KOMPOZITOR BORODIN was seen at Valletta, Malta back on the 27th May, 2005 when she was named NMT SILVIA running for Dutch Line NMT based in Amsterdam.

She was built in 1985 with IMO : 8521945 , 6,894 GRT and 4,673 DWT.

She carried the Soviet name until 1992 where she was renamed SIAULIAI with LISCO (Lithuanian Shipping Company) until January 2004; NMT SILVIA until November 2007  and was broken up at Alang,India on 29th July 2008 as WINCO SILVIA. 

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