South Korea: Hyundai Mipo Dockyard Delivers Tanker Vessel Iver Blessing to VOS

Wednesday 15 November 2011, VOS took delivery of Iver Blessing, a 6,187-ton asphalt/oil/chemical tanker. The vessel was constructed at the Hyundai Mipo Dockyard, Ulsan, South Korea and is the last in a series of four vessels to have been built at the Dockyard.

A further two 6,255-ton asphalt/oil/chemical tankers, constructed to ice-class requirements, are currently on order at Hyundai Mipo Dockyard and are scheduled for delivery in 2012.

In a ceremony held in Korea on 5 October, the vessel was named by Mrs Mette Olin Behnke, wife of Mr Christian Behnke, Senior Relationship Manager, Danish Ship Finance.

The vessel will be operated by Iver Ships B.V. in Barendrecht, the Netherlands and will be employed in the Far East.

VESSEL PARTICULARS:

Length o.a. 109.9 m

Beam 18.2 m

Depth 10.0 m

Speed abt. 12.5 knots

Main engine Hanshin LH46L

M/E power 2,942 kW MCR @ 200 rpm

Cargo pump capacity 2×400 m3

Max. load temperature 230°C

Shipbuilding Tribune Staff, November 17, 2011; Image:vroon

 

Share this article

Follow World Maritime News

Posted on November 17, 2011

In Depth>

Events>

<< May 2016 >>
MTWTFSS
25 26 27 28 29 30 1
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
30 31 1 2 3 4 5

CWC’s 14th World LNG & Gas Series: Americas Summit & Exhibition

CWC is excited to announce the move of the next edition of the CWC World LNG & Gas Series: Americas Summit & Exhibition to Houston, Texas.

Indulge in quality, unrivaled networking in our new home of Houston – a proven hub for the LNG and gas industry.

The CWC World LNG & Gas Series: Americas Summit & Exhibition, now in its 14th year, is the forum of choice to meet with key international LNG & Gas buyers & sellers and hear the latest developments in the industry.

More info

read more >

5th Black Sea Ports and Shipping 2016

A two days Conference Programme will feature 30 world-class conference speakers addressing topical issues and challenges covering global…

read more >

7th Annual International Port Security Conference

The SMi Group announces the 7th annual International Port Security Conference. The event will be held in London on the 1st and 2nd of June 2016.

The conference aims to bring together key decision makers in the industry to discuss modern methods of port security and provide effective learning experiences for all delegates through the carefully selected expert speaker line up.

Interacting with delegates from across the globe and hearing from industry leading experts will ensure delegates are up-to-date with high priority information that enables you to best secure your seaports, civilians and means of trade.

Topics to be discussed include terrorism, cyber terrorism, emergency intervention procedures, optimising technology use in security checks and case studies featuring some of the largest ports across the world. Our diverse range of topics will allow delegates to learn best practices for port security and understand further how other ports are resolving core challenges.

More info

read more >

CLIA Cruise360 – A Panoramic View to Cruising

Developed and hosted by Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA), Cruise360 offers a truly panoramic view of the cruise industry…

read more >