Latvijas Kuģniecība
THIS COMPANY IS PART OF VENTSPILS NAFTA GROUP THIS COMPANY IS PART OF VENTSPILS NAFTA GROUP
 
 

Third tanker added to the “LSC Shipmanagement” fleet this year

Back

Third tanker added to the “LSC Shipmanagement” fleet this year

may 18, 2016 / News

On Monday, May 16, in South Korea, the JSC “Latvian Shipping Company” subsidiary “LSC Shipmanagement” Ltd (LSCSM) supplemented the fleet under its full technical management with a newly built ship “Elandra Oak”. The new tanker is intended for transportation of oil and chemical substances. Her total length is 183 meters and deadweight – 49’999 tons.

Chairman of the Management Board of JSC “Latvian Shipping Company” Robert Kirkup informs: “LSCSM is adding a third vessel to the fleet under its technical management this year, which is a proof of not only how highly the company is evaluated among ship technical manager companies worldwide, but also especially highlights the high professionalism of our crew and ship management teams. The addition to the fleet is an important event, as it allows the company to increase its number of workplaces both ashore and onboard.”

Tanker “Elandra Oak” is the third new vessel of LSCSM built by a ship building company in South Korea called “SPP SHIPBUILDING”. The first of the three vessels “Elandra Spruce” was received on January 11, in turn, the second vessel “Elandra Palm” – on April 8.