Hual Takes Delivery Of Carolita And Transporter
Hual AS, one of the largest operators within international car transportation, has accepted delivery of the second and third ships in a series of six; the first, Hual Trader was sent by Daewoo Heavy Industries this past December. The second and third ships, Hual Carolita and Hual Transporter, were delivered by Tsuneishi Shipbuilding, Japan; and Gdynia Shipyard, Poland, respectively, last May.
Boasting almost identical specifications, the series of 21,400-dwt ships features a length of 656 ft. (200m), and a speed of about 20 knots.
Each of the vessels include room for 6,200 standard sized cars or a mix of lorries, cars and construction machinery.