• Nb. 456 ‘Arklow Globe’ successfully launched

Nb. 456 ‘Arklow Globe’ successfully launched

On Friday the 13th of October at 10.00 hrs. our Nb. 456 ‘Arklow Globe’ was launched at the Westerbroek shipyard.

Nb. 456 ‘Arklow Globe’ is the third 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 Globe has one single hold and is propelled by a 1600 kW MaK engine with a single ducted propeller.

Picture Copyright Simon Marrink.