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New website Groot Ship Design is live

Working towards next week’s SMM we were triggered to update out website. Today we put our website live allowing us to inform you better and in a more modern and attractive way. When you read this news you probably have also received our new format newsletter that was updated as well. The news section of [...]

New website Groot Ship Design is live 2016-12-16T09:58:52+00:00

SMM in Hamburg from 6 – 9 September

Groot Ship Design will be present on SMM in Hamburg from 6 - 9 September. You are invited to meet our naval architects and engineers present. They can inform you about our work and procedures, it is possible to discuss your plans for future designs, or ask us about the possibility to cooperate with you. [...]

SMM in Hamburg from 6 – 9 September 2016-12-16T09:58:52+00:00

New Project: Open Top 5000 for Briese Group

Recently Groot Ship Design was rewarded by the Briese Group with a contract for the delivery of the design and basic engineering package for a series of next generation open top multipurpose vessels. Early 2015 Groot Ship Design started the first works for the design, end 2015 the design materialized in a building contract with [...]

New Project: Open Top 5000 for Briese Group 2016-12-16T09:58:52+00:00

7th livestock carrier completed by COSCO GUA

18th of July, the naming and sailing ceremony was held in COSCO Guangdong shipyard, the vessel has been named “GUDALI EXPRESS”, it marks COSCO Guangdong Shipyard has complete a series of totally 7 Livestock Carriers for Vroon. Gudali Express is the final vessel in a newbuilding programme of seven next-generation livestock vessels carrying the Groot [...]

7th livestock carrier completed by COSCO GUA 2016-12-16T09:58:54+00:00

Newsletter June 2016

Groot Ship Design published the summer edition of the GSD Newsletter. It has been a while but with this newsletter we want to bring you an update of all our recent works and actual projects. Download here the newsletter from our side. For any further information about design or engineering possibilities, do not hesitate to [...]

Newsletter June 2016 2016-12-16T09:58:54+00:00

New Project: Freezer Vessel Design

Seatrade, the known owner and operator of reefer vessels, ordered the design of a 300,000 cubft reefer, suitable for transshipment operations, from Groot Ship Design. Recently modeltesting was performed at MARIN proving the performance of the design. On 16 and 17 November 2015, the model tests for the freezer project have been conducted in the [...]

New Project: Freezer Vessel Design 2016-12-16T09:58:54+00:00

New Project: Juice Express

Seatrade, the known owner and operator of reefer vessels, ordered the design of a small juice tanker from Groot Ship Design. Recently modeltesting was performed at MARIN proving the performance of the Groot Cross-Bow® again. Read more... On 29 and 30 October 2015, model tests of Juice Express (dedicated juice carrier) have been carried out [...]

New Project: Juice Express 2016-08-30T15:56:12+00:00

Greyman Express Launched

We are pleased to report the launching of LSC 'Greyman Express' took place at COSCO Guangdong Shipyard, P.R. China. 'Greyman Express' is the sixth newbuilding livestock carrier to be built for Vroon at this Shipyard. Four newbuilding livestock carriers have already been delivered to the company and are trading successfully. The fifth vessel, 'Gloucester Express', [...]

Greyman Express Launched 2016-12-16T09:58:54+00:00

Succesful launch of mv ‘Lady Adele’

The first vessel from a series of eight of the 'Sea-River Liner 3700' design was launched successful last Saturday at GS Yard in Waterhuizen, the Netherlands. The series is a repeat order of eight, the first series of four vessels build some years ago is a big hit. This series includes some minor modifications and updates [...]

Succesful launch of mv ‘Lady Adele’ 2016-12-16T09:58:54+00:00