Mitsui Engineering & Shipbuilding Co., Ltd. (MES) completed and delivered a 56,000 dwt type bulk carrier M.V. “KEN WAVE” (MES Hull No. 1764) at its Chiba Works on 19th November, 2009 to NORDEN Shipping (Singapore) Pte. Ltd., Singapore.
This vessel is a handy-max type bulk carrier of 56,000 dwt with a huge cargo hold capacity over 70,000 m3. 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 from MES.
|Length Overall||189.99 m|
|Length (between perpendiculars)||182.00 m|
|Breadth (molded)||32.25 m|
|Depth (molded)||18.10 m|
|Draft (molded)||12.69 m|
|Deadweight||56,104 metric tons|
|Main Engine||MITSUI-MAN B&W Diesel Engine 6S50MC-C x 1 set|
|Maximum Continuous Output||9,070 kW x 125.0 rpm|
|Service Speed||abt. 14.5 knots|
|Date of Delivery||November 19, 2009|