Inland Shipping Company Jade Orders Tanker
Inland shipping company Jade ordered a tanker with a loading capacity of 10,000 tons. The inland vessel will be 135 m. long, 20 m. wide, gets a draught of 4.2 m and contains 28 tanks. It will be deployed on the Rhine. So far some six tankers of a comparable large size are ordered or in use, indicating a trend of upscaling of the inland tanker business.