Hanjin Shipping is pleased to announce that it is taking delivery of Hanjin SINES, a new cape size vessel from Hyundai Heave Industries, today.
Hanjin Shipping notes that Hanjin SINES is built with a double hull fuel tank for safety reasons according to FOTP (Fuel Oil Tank Protection) regulation. Also, its engine consumes less fuel than the existing models.
At the christening ceremony, Young Min Kim, President& CEO of Hanjin Shipping commented, “I appreciate all the hard work put into constructing this fine ship. Though we are going through a hard phase in the world’s economy, Hanjin Shipping will take every opportunity available in this crisis in order to continue our journey to becoming the world’s leading total logistics company.”
Meanwhile, Hanjin Shipping is operating around 100 bulk vessels including 20 cape-size ships. The company will continue its efforts to improve customer service by operating an optimum vessel fleet.
Hanjin Sines Specifications :
- Size: 180,000 DWT
- Width: 45M / Length: 284M
- Capacity: 199,500㎥
- Speed: 15.3KNOT
- Major Commodity: Iron Ore, Coal