On November 3rd, Shipyard Ferus Smit delivered her yard-number 395 to Royal Wagenborg. The ship, trading under the name Finnborg, is the fifth in a series of six ice-class 1A, nozzle equipped, 14.600 ton vessels the yard is building for Wagenborg. The first ship of this series is the MV Beatrix, christened by HM Queen Beatrix on August 24th 2009, followed by the Flevoborg on March 11th 2010, Fivelborg on September 9th 2010 and Fraserborg on March 25th this year .
Length over all: 154.60 meter
Width: 17.20 meter
Containercapacity: 475 TEUs
Main engine: 4500 kW Wärtsilä 9L32C
Whilst the Finnborg is about to set sail, the first sections of the Fuldaborg (yard number 402) have been placed on the slipway.
Leaving Delfzijl for trials on river Eems, November 1st.
©pictures Henk Zuur