New ship launched for Thun Tankers

Picture taken by Simon Marrink
Picture taken by Simon Marrink

On Saturday June 16, Thun Tankers’ newest vessel was successfully launched at Ferus Smit Shipyard in the Netherlands.

Thun Eos is the first in a series of four new vessels being built at the shipyard.

The ship has a deadweight of 7,999 tonnes, a LOA of 115 metres and top speed of 13 knots.

The main engine is capable of LNG or gas oil usage and it has a nozzle-fitted, 3.85-metre diameter controllable pitch propeller.

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