At 10:08 on April 16, the naming ceremony was held for the 11960t stainless steel chemical ship built by Jinling shipyard of China Merchants Yangzhou for Ningshen shipping.

Naming ceremony held of FKAB-designed 11960 DWT stainless steel chemical tanker of Ningshen shipping

Wu Jiabao, general manager and Wu Zhonghe, vice general manager of Ningshen group, Zhou Jian, general manager of Ningshen shipping, Wu Zhangxiang, director of Yangzhou MSA, Li Hua, director of construction and Marine Engineering Department of CCS Jiangsu Branch, and leaders of Yangzhou Jinling attended the naming ceremony and visited the ship.

General manager Wu Jiabao highly praised the ship’s high-end design concept, high standard configuration and high-quality construction level, and expressed his gratitude to all project members. Then he named the ship “Ningshen Haihua 11” and wished her smooth sailing, riding the wind and waves and creating brilliance in the future.

The 11960t stainless steel chemical ship is designed by Shanghai FKAB Marine Design Co., Ltd. with beautiful hull line, the F-bow patented by FKAB is adopted to reduce the resistance of wind, wave and still water. The cargo hold of the ship is made of duplex stainless steel, which can hold different goods, and each cargo hold is equipped with a FRAMO cargo pump.

The actual ship trial shows that the ship meets the stringent requirements on greenhouse gas emissions in the 2020 Green Ship code for domestic trade ships, especially for small and medium-sized ships, and is much better than the EEDI requirements of IMO phase III 2025.