Ship No 463
She was the sister ship to the M.V.MALATIAN the motor vessel CATANIAN was a single screw diesel cargo vessel, the same size as her sister with a GRT of 1420 tons and a length B.P. of 250 feet, and beam of 42 feet and 6 inches. Named after a part of Sicily as was the tradition of Ellerman Wilson Lines at the time, she was another fine looking vessel.
She was launched from the shipyard on 28th of August 1958.