Feature, Freight News, Sea

Containerships builds green vessels

[ February 14, 2017   //   ]

Finnish-owned shortsea operator Containerships is having four new dual-fuel container vessels built in Guangzhou Wenchong Shipyard in China, with options for further four. The main engine meets future NOx tier III requirements in gas mode and all vessels are equipped with an auxiliary engine. The new short-sea vessels have a 1,400teu capacity, including space for 639 45ft boxes, and will be operating in Baltic and Nordic seas in 2018.