Donsötank announced that is has ordered two new dual-fuel 22,500 dwt oil and chemical tankers from Wuhu Shipyard based in China. The vessels are scheduled for delivery in the second and fourth quarters of 2025.
ccording to the company, the construction and equipment of these vessels will follow the proven blueprints of the company’s vessels Prospero and Pacifico.
As we navigate the path towards the future of shipping, our commitment to adapt our fleet remains resolute. It is not only about meeting regulations but also about actively contributing to the advancement of the industry and shaping the future of shipping.
..the company said.
As explained, the ships will feature dual-fuel propulsion (LNG-LBG/Diesel) provided by Wärtsilä, 500 kWh battery pack, shore power connection, SCR-Catamiser and a waste heat recovery system. The vessels will have a cargo capacity of 27,800 cubic meters, a length overall (LOA) of 167 meters, a beam of 26.5 meters, and a draft of 9.4 meters.
The company said that the vessels’ argo tanks will be coated in a way to allow the company to load a wide range of the emerging cargoes including bioproducts, biofuels, animal fats, and other upcoming commodities in the industry.