New Chemical Tanker Joins TOP Ships

Athens-based tanker owner and operator TOP Ships has taken delivery of its newbuilding product/chemical tanker M/T Eco Palm Springs.

The 50% owned vessel was handed over to the company on May 23, 2018.

Featuring 49,703 dwt, M/T Eco Palm Springs was constructed at the Vietnamese shipyard Hyundai Mipo Vinashin.

With a length of 183 meters and a beam of 32.2 meters, the tanker has a value of USD 33.7 million, according to VesselsValue.

The unit commenced its three-year time charter employment with Singapore’s Clearlake Shipping on May 26, 2018. The company has two further options for one-year charter extensions, according to TOP Ships.