After christening and name giving by miss Astrid Roggen, 9000 DWT m.v. Marietje Nora was launched at Barkmeijer Shipyards in Stroobos on February 6 14th.
The Marietje Nora is last in a series of four 1A ice-classed nozzle fitted vessels Barkmeijer is building for the Danser-Van Gent family in Delfzijl. Principal particulars: length overall 136,10 m., width 15,20 m., moulded depth 9,50 m., main engine: 2999 kW B&W MAN-diesel. The expected delivery of mv Marietje Nora is said to be June.