The Great Eastern Shipping Company Limited (G E Shipping) has placed an order for 3 new Kamsarmax dry bulk carriers with the Jiangsu Yangzijiang Shipbuilding Group, China.
The ships, of about 82,000 dwt each, will be built at Jimigsu New Yangzj Shipbuilding Co. Ltd, China. They will be built according to the new eco design features which will result in greater fuel efficiency and be in compliance with Energy Efficiency Design Index requirements.
The newbuilds are slated for delivery in 20 and 3Q of 2016.
Press Release, December 10, 2013