At Koninklijke Niestern Sander, Delfzijl, yardnumber 842 is taking shape.


On February 7th the 650 ton weighing stern was transported by 28 lines SPMT’s (112 wheels) – Wagenborg Nedlift – from the construction area to the slipway where the stern was assembled to the hull.


Launching of yard number 842, to be named Elbeborg, is planned for March 24th. Expected delivery is at the beginning of June.       


General information:

Length over all           144,56 metres

Width                         15,87 metres

Depth                         11,15 metres

DWT                           12.000 tons

Cargo capacity           525.000 cft

Main engine                4500 kW Wärtsilä 9L32C

Service speed             15 knots









©photos Jan Tuil

Translation Josien Winter



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