Turkey’s Sefine Shipyard has cut the first steel for a new live fish carrier ordered by Dess Aquaculture Shipping of Norway.
The BV-classed vessel will have an LOA of 84.4 metres, a beam of 16 metres, a draught of 7.4 metres, and a fish hold capacity of 3,900 cubic metres.
Power will be provided by three Yanmar 6EY22ALW 1,300kW engines.
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