Nb. 429 ‘Arklow Clipper’ successfully launched
On Friday the 10th of September, Our Nb. 429 was successfully launched at the Westerbroek yard of Ferus Smit.
M.V. Arklow Clipper is the sixth vessel in a series of 10 that will be delivered to our client from the city of Arklow, 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 Clipper has one single hold and an 1A iceclass notation. It is propelled by a 1740 kW MaK engine with a single ducted propeller.
Picture Copyright Arthur Schout.