FESCO launches new boxship

22 September 2008
On September 20, 2008 the FESCO VORONEZH newbuilt boxship launch ceremony was held at Stocznia Szczecinska Nowa shipyard.

FESCO VORONEZH is a container vessel of B170-V/2 series, with the specifications as follows: deadweight - 22750 tons, container capacity - 1730 TEU, length - 184,1 m, breadth 25,3 m, draught - 9,85 m, speed - 19,7 knots. The FESCO VORONEZH is equipped with three cargo cranes, ice classed as Е3 (according to the German Lloyd's) and has 200 refrigerator sockets for reefer containers.

The ceremony was attended by shipyard managers and FESCO surveyors - Vladimir Golikov, chief surveyror, Andrey Surzhenko, hull surveyor, and Sergey Varnikov, electric & machinery surveyor.