On the morning of August 10th 2012, Nantong Mingde Heavy Industry started the sea trials for 25.000 DWT IMO II Chemical/Product Tanker named Reinhold Schulte (MD096). After five days of extensive trials, on August 15th, the vessel successfully completed its sea trials and returned to the shipyard.
The overall length of the vessel is 176.4m, breadth moulded is 27.4, depth moulded is 15.0m, design draught is 9.2m. Equipped with main engine of Wartsila NSD 6RTA 48T-B her service speed will be 15.5 knots.
Class : DNV
This 25.000 DWT IMO II Chemical/Product Tanker comes as the sixth one ordered by Anthos Shipping Co. Limited.
Shipbuilding Tribune Staff, August 15, 2012; Image: mdship