Snow Crystal for Erik Thun AB to be launched in October at Ferus Smit shipyard in Westerbroek, Netherlands

Snow Crystal for Erik Thun AB to be launched in October at Ferus Smit shipyard in Westerbroek, Netherlands

On Saturday the 21st of October, 11.00 hrs, Ferus Smit’s hull Nb. 445 will be launched in Westerbroek. Nb. 445, named as Snow Crystal is the first ship in a series of two from a new design that was developed …
Sep 28, 2017 /  Vessels
‘Next generation’ tankers to be powered by Wärtsilä dual-fuel engines

‘Next generation’ tankers to be powered by Wärtsilä dual-fuel engines

The technology group Wärtsilä has been contracted to supply the engines, propellers, and fuel supply systems for four new tanker vessels. The ships will run on both liquefied natural gas (LNG) and diesel, and …
Jun 20, 2017 /  Vessels
Cement Carrier Ireland launched at Ferus Smit Shipyard (Video)

Cement Carrier Ireland launched at Ferus Smit Shipyard (Video)

On Saturday the 19th of March the LNG powered cement tanker Ireland was christened and launched at Ferus Smit Westerbroek Yard, Netherlands. M.V. Ireland is a dedicated cement carrier built for the joint …
Mar 23, 2016 /  Vessels