Wallenius Marine has acted as newbuilding consultants for the world’s first dual fuel LNG PCTC m/v AUTO ECO. The vessel had her formal Naming Ceremony at the Port of Zeebrugge, Belgium on 21 November 2016.
To make sure the vessel can trade safely in icy waters, AUTO ECO has been constructed to meet the highest ice class standard: Super 1A Finish /Swedish Ice Class. She may be scheduled to trade in the Baltic Sea, but AUTO ECO is capable of sailing just about anywhere – including the Northeast or Northwest Passage if ever called upon.
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