The construction of yard-number 395, at Shipyard Ferus Smit GmbH, Leer, Germany, takes place according to plan. The yard expects that the vessel, which will eventually trade as Finnborg, will be launched on Friday September 30st.
The Finnborg, preceded by the Beatrix, Flevoborg, Fivelborg and Fraserborg is the fifth in a series of ice-class 1A, nozzle equipped, 14.600 ton (615.000 cft) vessels the yard is building for Wagenborg.
The expected delivery of the Finnborg is due in mid November.
length: 154.60 metres
width: 17.20 metres
depth: 11.55 metres
container capacity: 475 TEU of which 191 on deck
main engine: 4500 kW Wärtsilä 9L32C
©pictures Henk Zuur
(9th August 2011)