At Royal Niestern Sander, Delfzijl, the launch of m.v. Exeborg (yard-number 846) will take place on 17 May. This vessel, together with sisterships Eeborg and Elbeborg, with regard to her measurements, is the largest under construction by KNS on the landside of the dikes. Apart from this, she is also the largest vessel launched sideways in the North of the Netherlands. Expected delivery of the Exeborg is mid July next.      


General information:

lenght over all            144,56 metres

width                          15,87 metres

depth                          11,15 metre

DWT                         12.000 ton

cargo capacity         525.000 cft

main engine           4000 kW MAK 8M32C

speed                              15 knots




©photos Henk Zuur

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