Deck carrier opens new chapter for Indian group
IHS Maritime 360: Chinese-built Vir Varenya can load modules up to 8,500 tonnes. An Indian-owned heavy-load vessel, completed in June by a Chinese shipyard, has bolstered the fleet under the commercial management of Hamburg-based company United Heavy Lift. The 10,000dwt Vir Varenya is a 130m-long deck carrier.
United Heavy Lift adds deck carrier to its managed fleet
Hamburg-based United Heavy Lift is to manage a newly delivered heavy-lift module carrier for Indian logistics conglomerate JM Baxi Group. The 130-metre-long Vir Varenya (pictured; 10,000 dwt, built 2016) was delivered from China in June and is able to transport large components for the wind energy and offshore industries. United Heavy Lift said it is working on initial contracts for the vessel with potential customers, primarily in the northern European market. http://splash247.com/united-heavy-lift-adds-deck-carrier-managed-fleet/Upload News