Thun Tankers takes delivery of the second L-class, Thun London, yesterday in China. Just like her sister ship, Thun Lidkoping, she will enter the Gothia Tanker Alliance network.

On July 2nd, Thun Tankers took delivery of the 18,650 deadweight product tanker “Thun London”. This L-class vessel is the second in a series of five resource efficient, high-quality tankers built by Avic Dingheng Shipbuilding Ltd in China.

The L-class tanker has been designed and developed in-house, using the Erik Thun group’s long experience of building sustainable, high-quality vessels. Focus on environmental care, new regulations and customers’ needs has been key in the design and building process of this vessel type. The new tanker will enter into the Gothia Tanker Alliance network with crewing and technical management done by MF Shipping Group.

Thun London:

 Dead weight  18,650 metric tons
 Cubic capacity (98%)  20,665 m3
 IMO  IBC code type II chemical tanker
 Length overall  149.8 m
 Beam  22.80 m
 Flag  Netherlands
 Yard  Avic Dingheng, China


Source: Gothia Tankers