11x8800 teu Container Ships for COSTAMARE & MSC
Shipyard and Designer: Sungdong, Korea
In the beginning of 2011 Costamare ordered seven newbuild container ships, each of approximately 8,800 TEU capacity, while MSC ordered four ships from Korea's Sungdong Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering Co., Ltd.
The four vessels for MSC named MSC Athens, MSC Athos, MSC Edna and MSC Agrigento have been delivered to the owners until July 2013.
Four vessels named Valor, Value, Valiant and Valence from the fleet of Costamare have been delivered to the owners until September 2013 and the rest of three were delivered at the end of 2013 beginning of 2014.
All vessels are fitted with Van der Velden® TIMON flap type rudder and provided with Asymmetric Rudder Technology (ART™).
|Maximum moulded breadth:||48.20 m|
|Draft (scantling):||14.50 m|
|Maximum speed ahead:||23.60 Knots|
|Propulsion type:||1x FPP|
|Propeller diameter:||9.70 m|
|ME Type:||MAN B&W 9S90 ME-C9.2 Tier II|
|ME Power:||47430 kW|
|Blade area including bulb:||54 m²|
|Max. turning angle:||2 x 45º|