Gothia Tanker Alliance Receives Fifth Chemical Tanker
Gothia Tanker Alliance has taken delivery of Fure Ven, a 20,000 cbm product/chemical tanker.
Fure Ven is the fifth in a series of six environmentally-friendly sister vessels in the alliance’s fleet.
Delivered by China’s Avic Dingheng shipyard, the newbuilding has a market value of USD 17.58 million, according to data provided by VesselsValue.
Delivery of Fure Ven today! She is the fifth in a series of six climate smart, intermediate size, sister tankers in Gothia Tanker Alliance! pic.twitter.com/Mlo3YiZs7d
— Furetank Rederi AB (@Furetank) March 14, 2019
All 16,300 dwt Ice class 1A vessels are equipped with batteries and dual fuel engines for LNG propulsion.
Each of the new ships features a length of 149 meters and a width of 22.8 meters.
Members of the alliance, Furetank Rederi AB, Rederi AB Älvtank and Thun Tankers BV, ordered six intermediate-size tankers of which Furetank will own three, Älvtank two and Thun Tankers one. They will be commercially managed by Furetank Chartering.
World Maritime News Staff