June 18th, 2018
On Saturday 16th of June, Nb. 443 was successfully launched at the Ferus Smit Shipyard in Westerbroek, The Netherlands.
The naming ceremony was performed by Sofia Wessman from the Källsson Family. After the ceremony the launching went smoothly.
”Thun Eos” is the first vessel in a series of four new vessels in the E-class. The design is a further development of Thun Tankers’ existing fleet. Focus on efficiency, new regulations, environmental care and customers’ needs has been key when evolving the new vessels that will be built to the absolute latest design.
”Thun Eos” has a deadweight of 7.999 tons and the LOA is almost 115 meters. Breadth moulded is 15,80 meters and the speed is 13 knots.
The main engine is a Wärtsilä type 6L32/6L34DF for LNG or gas oil usage and she has a nozzle fitted, 3,85 meter diameter controllable pitch propeller.
Picture taken by Simon Marrink
Thun Tankers press release