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QE2 Bow | by wirralwater
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QE2 Bow

Tonnage:70,327 GT (gross tonnage)

Displacement:48,923 (loaded)

Length:963 ft (293.5 m)

Beam:105 ft (32.0 m)

Height:171 ft (52.1 m)

Draft:32 ft (9.8 m)


Installed power:9 x 10,625 kW at 400 rpm

Propulsion:9 MAN B&W 9-cylinder medium speed diesel electric generators. Two GEC Propulsion motors linked to 2-five bladed variable pitch propellers

Speed:Maximum Recorded: 34 kn (63 km/h; 39 mph),

20 kn (37 km/h; 23 mph) Going astern (figures recorded during sea trials post powerplant replacement, normal service speed 28.5 knots).

Capacity:1,777 passengers

1,892 (all berths) passengers

Crew:1,040 officers and crew

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Taken on November 20, 2011