BG SAPPHIRE (1,004 TEU) delivered


Zhoushan Changhong International Shipyard of China has delivered the BG SAPPHIRE, the third of four short sea container vessels ordered and managed by Reederei Jüngerhans. The newbuildings are Chartered by BG Freight and arranged by Arkon Shipping.

The vessels are especially designed to accommodate 488 x 45ft containers and are equipped with 253 reefer plugs. Also a large variance of special wide, long and high containers as well as tank containers can be loaded. The container securing system with portable securing fittings was supplied by German Lashing.