Wuhu Shipyard Bags Donsötank Conract for Tanker Duo

Maritime Activity Reports, Inc.

December 19, 2018

Image: Rederi AB Donsötank

Image: Rederi AB Donsötank

Swedish family-owned shipowner Rederi AB Donsötank has contracted two oil products and chemical tankers at Chinese Wuhu Shipyard Co. Ltd.

The vessels will be delivered in 2021, the Gothenburg-based shipping company said in a press release.

The vessels are designed by FKAB, based on a well-known low-resistance hull design. Together we have a long relation in development of newbuildings, with focus on safe transports, working environment and to reduce the impact on the environment.

The vessels are ice strengthened to ice class 1A, LNG driven, shore connection for port operations, prepared for 1000 kWh battery-pack and several other advantages for flexible and stable transports.  It will have a deadweight of 22.000 mt and cargo capacity of 28.000 cbm.

The vessels will be commercially managed by our Navix Maritime Chartering and will be strengthen their fleet with tankers for the future, said Donsötank.

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