Huge ring sections for m.v. Roerborg, to be build at shipyard Ferus Smit, are placed on the car park as well as the slipway of shipyard Royal Niestern Sander.

The ring sections, built by Niestern Sander, will be loaded on a barge before long, headed for Leer, Germany. The m.v. Roerborg measuring 169.75m in length, a width of 20.4m and depth of 13.75m is the sister vessel of m.v. Reestborg and m.v. Reggeborg. These 23,000 DWT dry cargo multipurpose vessels are equipped with two box shaped holds. The expected delivery of the m.v. Roerborg is August next year.

© foto’s Jan Bos

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