Briese Open Top vessels – Building update

After Chinese new-year Zhejiang Zengzhou Shipbuilding Co., Ltd. really took off with the production of the four Briese Open top vessels. The series represents a MPP design of 5,000 DWT with a Groot Cross-Bow®, ices class 1A and open top cargo carrying abilities. The pictures are showing some bottom sections in progress. Groot Ship Design provided the design and basic engineering (incl. steel plans) for these vessels. The names of the sister vessels will be: ‘D’Artagnan’, ‘Athos’, ‘Porthos’ and ‘Aramis’. The first vessel is scheduled for delivery in December this year.

Source: Briese