Steel cutting of two 4000 DWT stainless steel chemical tanker was held at the shipyard Ningbo Xinle shipbuilding Co., Ltd. for the Guangzhou based ship owner Ruico Shipping & Logistics Co., Ltd., on 18 November 2020.

Steel Cutting of 2 FKAB-designed 4000 DWT Stainless Steel Tankers

The design is developed by FKAB Marine Design with special focus on high safety standard required by the first class charter Shanghai SECCO Petrochemical Co., Ltd.

The main dimensions and arrangements are carefully designed for efficient trading in the coastal seas and rivers.

LoA 99.9 m
Beam  15.8 m
Depth  7.6 m
Draft       5.4 m
Deadweight 4000 tonnes
Cargo volume     5000 m3

Same as other FKAB tanker designs, this 4000 DWT class chemical tanker also use the proven FKAB F-Bow hull form to ensure good performance in both calm sea and waves.

In additional to a series of sophisticated oil & chemical tankers jointly designed by FKAB design team in Sweden and Shanghai for European market, the FKAB Shanghai team have successfully secured a number of small size tanker design orders from Chinese domestic market over the past 3 years, ranging 3500t, 3700t, 4000t, 5500t, 9700t, 12000t and 13500t.