Freire signs tuna seiner contract with Grupo Calvo

Freire Shipyards and Grupo Calvo of Galicia have signed a contract for the construction and delivery of a new tuna purse seiner.

Delivery of the vessel is expected to take place 19 months after the signing of the contract.

The seiner will have a length of 77 metres and 18 freezer compartments with a total capacity of 1,500 cubic metres.

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