Launching of Nb. 454 ‘Arklow Gem’
On Thursday the 6th of April at 10.00 hrs. our Nb. 454 ‘Arklow Gem’ will be launched at the Westerbroek shipyard.
Nb. 454 ‘Arklow Gem’ is the first in a series of 5 ships to be built for Arklow Shipping from Ireland.
With a maximized hold volume of 220.000 cft and a carrying capacity over 5000 deadweight tons, it still falls under the 3000 gross tons limit. Arklow Gem has one single hold and is propelled by a 1600 kW MaK engine with a single ducted propeller.