Mitsui Hands Over 2nd ‘Neo66’ Bulker
Mitsui Engineering & Shipbuilding Co., Ltd. (MES) successfully delivered a 66,000 dwt type bulk carrier DRAFTSLAYER on January 15th 2014.
The vessel, designed in accordance with IACS Common Structural Rules, has five cargo holds and four cranes for handling cargo, and keeps the superior usability of “Mitsui 56”.
“DRAFTSLAYER”, belonging to Kinissis Navigation E.N.E./Niovis Shipping Co., S.A., Greece, is the second “wide beam shallow draft vessel” called “neo66BC”, the new generation ship of MES “neo series”.
Length overall: 199.99 m
Breadth (molded): 36.00 m
Depth (molded): 18.45 m
Main Engine: MITSUI-MAN B&W Diesel Engine 7S50ME-B9.3 x1set
Complement: 24 persons
Press Release, January 16, 2014