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Chemical Tanker Bow Olympus Enters Odfjell Fleet

Logistic News - Published on Thu, 07 Nov 2019

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At November 1st, Bow Olympus was officially delivered to Odfjell in Shanghai. Bow Olympus is the second of Odfjell’s four newbuilt 49,000 DWT chemical tankers. The technically advanced ship is stacked with the latest in equipment and solutions, and is tailor-made for transporting the various liquids and chemicals in the safest, most efficient way.

The four sister ships also deliver leading results in energy-efficiency, marking another step towards a more eco-friendly fleet: The ships consume no more than 21,5 MT/day at 14,0 knots at design condition – and is one of the first series with the NOx emission standard Tier III. These features, in combination with the overall innovative design, recently earned Bow Olympus’ sister ship Bow Orion a nomination as one of three ships shortlisted for the ‘Tanker Ship of the Year’ award.

Selected features – the Hudong class
Built by Hudong-Zhonghua Shipbuilding Co.Ltd Shanghai China
49,000 DWT Stainless Steel Chemical Tanker
33 segregated Stainless Steel cargo tanks of Duplex 2205 material
Total cargo volume abt. 55 000 m3
OCIMF compliant manifold arrangement and separate chemical manifold
Consumption 21,5 MT/day at 14,0 knots at design condition
Maximum cargo discharge rate is 3600 m3/hr
Nitrogen capacity 4500 Nm3/hour
Main Propulsion 7,820 Kw
Main engine type MAN B&W 6550ME-C9.5
NOx emission standard is Tier III
Arranged with winching platform for pilots
Fully enclosed bridge
Scrubber ready design
Favorable hull form with large propeller
High-efficiency rudder with twisted leading edge and rudder bulb

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Posted By : Arun Huidrom on Thu, 07 Nov 2019
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