QUANG NGAI - Dung Quat Shipbuilding yesterday handed over a 104,000 thousand tonne oil ship to Quang Ngai PV Transportation Corporation (PV Trans).
The new ship, named PVT Mercury, is one of the largest obtained by PV Trans with 13,560 horsepower, around 245 m in length, 43 m in width and nearly 20 m in height. The ship's average speed is 15 knots per hour.
Doosan Man B&W, a well-known Korean producer, produced the ship's engine.
After handing over the ship, Dung Quat Shipbuilding started work on a new 105,000 tonne vessel.
According to the company, they are currently also handling ships for repair. Two months ago, the company was handed an oil ship named VSP 01, 262 m in length, 46 m in width and about 24 m in height. The vessel, according to the company, is the largest to be fixed by the company and can contain up to 154 thousand tonnes of oil.- VNS