Spanish Shipyard Launches AHTS Vessel

7 January 2010 (Last Updated January 7th, 2010 18:30)

Union Naval Valencia has launched a 90t anchor handling tug supply vessel. The AH Floriana, measuring 64m by 15m, has been registered at the Port of Valletta and is owned by Menqa Shipping, the Spanish shipyard said. The vessel, which has a 14kt-capacity, is equipped w

Union Naval Valencia has launched a 90t anchor handling tug supply vessel.

The AH Floriana, measuring 64m by 15m, has been registered at the Port of Valletta and is owned by Menqa Shipping, the Spanish shipyard said.

The vessel, which has a 14kt-capacity, is equipped with two CP propellers as main propulsion, two rudders with flaps, two bow thrusters, and one stern thruster.

The company said the vessel will be delivered in April this year.