The four coaster-hulls are part of a series of vessels built by Bijlsma Shipyards B.V., Lemmer, commissioned by Wagenborg and affiliated captain/owners.
General information Bijlsma Trader 3250:
LOA: 90,00 meter
Width: 11,80 meter
Hold: 6,75 meter
Cargo capacity: about 159.000 cbft
Apart from this type of vessel also a number of Bijlsma Traders 4500 are build. Construction of these hulls, which will be equipped with a heavy fuel installation, is taking place in Melnik (Czech Republic), Apatin (Serbia) and China.
The Wagenborg barge 4 (11.000 DWT, 100 x 25,6 x 6,10 meter,
deck-load 15 ton/m2) is the first of two flattop ocean going barges
built in China. After discharging, the barge will be delivered by
the VEKA group to Wagenborg Towage and