At 3:00 pm of October 15, No.5 32,5000 DWT very large ore carriers (VLOCs) was launched smoothly from Jiangsu New Times Shipbuilding No.2 drydock in an orderly manner.
It is the fifth ship in a series of six 325000 DWT ore carriers constructed by New Times Shipbuilding CO., Ltd. The former four ore carriers were handed over to the shipowners as scheduled and the last one is to enter into the drydock for construction soon.
This giant is 340 meters in length overall, 62 meters in width and 29.5 meters in depth with 333.1 meters in LBP and a scantling draft of 21.4 meters. And it is classified into KR, transporting 32,5000 tons of goods.