Freight News, Sea

Grimsby welcomes sustainable car carrier

[ August 11, 2022   //   ]

ABP’s Grimsby River Terminal (GRT) has handled the first deep sea car carrier powered by a multi-fuel liquefied natural gas battery hybrid engine. MV Auto Achieve, owned by United European Car Carriers (UECC) and carrying a cargo of Kia vehicles was built this year at the Jiangnan Shipyard, China, and is the second pure car and truck carrier vessel in its sustainable fleet. It is also the first Eukor vessel to come to GRT, deep-sea ships usually berth at the Port of Immingham’s Humber International Terminal.