At shipyard Koninklijke Niestern Sander construction of the vessels Ebroborg and Elbeborg progresses according to plan.
Ebroborg is planned to be commissioned on November 12th. The trial runs at sea will take place on November 26th and November 30th. The Ebroborg is the fourth vessel in a series of 1A ice classed multi purpose container carriers (yard numbers 838 through 843), Koninklijke Niestern Sander is building for Wagenborg. Delivery is planned for December 3rd.
Length over all: 137,90
DWT: 11.300 ton
Cargo hold: 482.000 cft.
The Elbeborg, measuring 7 meters more (yard number 842) is, just as yardnumber 843, an enlarged version of the “E” series. Both vessels will have a DWT of about 12.000 ton (cargo hold 525.000 cft). Delivery of Elbeborg is planned for May next year.
©photo Frits Olinga
(translation Josien Winter)