Carras Hellas Takes Delivery of First Capesize Vessel

4 August 2009 (Last Updated August 4th, 2009 18:30)

Greek shipowner Carras Hellas Group has received its first of six Capesize bulk carriers from Denmark’s Odense Steel Shipyard. The 292m-long Aquamarine has a carrying capacity of 182,060dwt. The vessel features a MAN-engine type 6S70MC-C that has a service speed of 15

Greek shipowner Carras Hellas Group has received its first of six Capesize bulk carriers from Denmark’s Odense Steel Shipyard.

The 292m-long Aquamarine has a carrying capacity of 182,060dwt.

The vessel features a MAN-engine type 6S70MC-C that has a service speed of 15kt.

This is the shipyard’s first dry bulk delivery in over 25 years.