Iron Ore Carrier Ore Salvador Completed

Press Release
Thursday, February 28, 2013
Photo: Mitsui O.S.K. Lines

Ore Salvador will Sail under long-term transport contract with Vale International S.A.

Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL) announced completion of the 297,000-ton iron ore carrier Ore Salvador at Japan Marine United Corporation’s Ariake Shipyard. MOL will operate the ship under a long-term contract, transporting ore from Vale S.A. of Brazil.

Among those on hand for the naming and delivery ceremonies were Vale International Director Gurinder Singh, who named the vessel, Japan Marine United Corporation President Shinjiro Mishima and MOL President Koichi Muto.

Ore Salvador
Deadweight tons (Capacity): 297,076 tons
Length: 327.00m
Breadth: 55.00m
Draft: 21.40m
Registry: Liberia

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  • Photo: Mitsui O.S.K. Lines

    Photo: Mitsui O.S.K. Lines


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