On May 10th, at Hudong-Zhonghua Shipbuilding Co. Ltd, Shanghai, the launching of m.v. Tiberborg took place. This ship (yard number 1597A) is the third vessel in a series of 21000 tons, 1A ice classed, multi purpose vessels, the Chinese yard is building for Royal Wagenborg. The vessels in this series are geared with four 60 ton cranes.
LOA: 172,34 metres
LBP: 161,34 metres
Width: 21.50 metres
Main engine: 7500 kW Wärtsilä 6L46F
After the launch of m.v. Tiberborg, the keel was layed for yard number 1598A. This vessel will be delivered as Trinityborg forthcoming fall.
The expected delivery of m.v. Tiberborg is said to be end of July.
Pictures: Martijn Lukassen en Philippe van Wensveen