Mitsui Engineering & Shipbuilding Co., Ltd., (MES) completed and delivered a 56,000 dwt type bulk carrier MV “OXYGEN” (MES Hull No. 1730) at its Tamano Works to the owner VITA BETA NAVIGATION E.N.E/Niovis Shipping Co. S.A., Greece on 6th March, 2009.
This vessel is a handy-max type bulk carrier of 56,000 dwt with a huge cargo hold capacity over 70,000 m3 and marks the 81st ship of its series.
This 56,000 dwt type bulk carrier series of MES is widely called “Mitsui’s 56” and is highly appreciated in the market. More than 150 units of this series have been ordered to MES.
|Length Overall||189.99 m|
|Length (between perpendiculars)||182.00 m|
|Breadth (molded)||32.26 m|
|Depth (molded)||17.90 m|
|Draft (molded)||12.55 m|
|Deadweight||55,525 metric tons|
|Main Engine||MITSUI-MAN B&W Diesel Engine 6S50MCC x 1 set|
|Maximum Continuous Output||9,480 kW x 127.0 rpm|
|Service Speed||14.5 knots|
|Date of Delivery||March 06, 2009|