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Steel cut for UECC PCTC

United European Car Carriers (UECC) held a steel cutting ceremony for its first newbuild pure car truck carrier (PCTC) on order with China Ship Building Trading and Jiangnan Shipyard Group.

UECC will take delivery of three new generation PCTCs from China Ship Building Trading and Jiangnan Shipyard Group. The vessels will be equipped with a battery hybrid LNG propulsion system and will be delivered from July 2021.

With an overall length of 169 m and a width of 28 m, the ships will have ten cargo decks, two of which will be hoistable. As a result, the vessels will be able to accommodate high and heavy, as well as breakbulk cargoes.

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Wilson and Arkon partner up

May 28 - Wilson and Arkon Shipping have agreed to combine parts of their operations and create one of the largest shortsea bulk shipping players in Europe.
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Mammoet’s fast delivery

May 28 - Mammoet has employed its Trailer Power Assist (TPA) system to transport the first two toroidal field coils that form part of the ITER project in France.
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