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FSG Delivers New Ro-Ro for SIEM

Image: Flensburger Schiffbau-Gesellschaft mbH & Co.

Laxman Pai

German shipbuilding company Flensburger Schiffbau-Gesellschaft (FSG) has handed over another Ro-Ro ship to SIEM Shipping.

The Flensburg-based designer and manufacturer of ships for commercial and naval applications worldwide said in a press release that this is the sixth RoRo ship that FSG has delivered to SIEM and is identical in construction to the sister ship "ALF POLLK".

The "MARIA GRAZIA ONORATO" will be chartered out to Moby Lines Europe and deployed in the Mediterranean area on the routes to and from Sardinia and Sicily.

Together with its sister ship "ALF POLLAK", this will be amongst the newest and most modern RoRo ferries in the Mediterranean area, accommodating up to 310 semi-trailers and has a capacity of 4076 lane metres.

The main parameters of the new Ro-Ro ferry: Length over all: 209,79 m, Breadth moulded: 26,00 m, Deadweight: 11,900 t, Draught: 6,45 m, Gross Tonnage: 32 887, Trailer Lanes: 4076 m and main engine: 2 x MAN 8L48/60CR.

FSG is also currently building another 2 of this series of RoRo`s for SIEM, delivering in 2019 and 2020.

Mar 18, 2019

 

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