NAT takes delivery of 2010 built Suezmax tanker

By Vessels

On Tuesday, September 22nd, Nordic American Tankers Limited (NAT) took the delivery of the first of two recently purchased by the company secondhand Suezmax tanker vessels.

In a company press release from July this year, NAT announced that it had agreed to acquire two 2010-built ships for delivery in September and October 2015.

The first of these ships was taken over by NAT on September 22 and has been renamed - Nordic Light.

The Nordic Light’s sister ship is expected to be delivered in October.

Thereafter, Nordic American Tankers will have a fleet of 26 Suezmax vessels including two newbuildings, which are to be delivered in August 2016 and in early 2017.