We are happy to welcome 2017 and wish you ALL a Happy New Year! 2016 is ending and for us is a great satisfaction to have reached an important milestone: 30 years of activity in the field of ship design and especially of gas carriers and chemical tankers. Our chairman, Giorgio La Valle, founded the … Continue reading 1986-2016 – 30 years of activity – Happy New Year
At the end of May, M/T Argon (25'000 dwt IMO2 Chemical Tanker) travelled on Yang-Tze River from the Shipyard AVIC DINGHENG to the open sea for the Sea Trials. The tests were carried out in good weather conditions and the Contractual Speed was achieved with a good margin, thus confirming the very high performance, obtained … Continue reading M/T Argon Sea Trials – Chemical Transportation Group
M/T Giancarlo D was DELIVERED on 25th of March 2016 to the Shipowner De Poli Tankers. The ship, first of a series of two 19800 dwt Chemical Tankers IMO 2, is the first M.E.S. design realized in China and obtained successful results in terms of weight and speed/power performance, see previous articles: Chinese Goal! Giancarlo … Continue reading DELIVERY of Giancarlo D – De Poli Tankers
On 27th of January the Sea Trials of M/T Giancarlo D were carried out in the East China Sea. The achieved speed was 16 knots with 5100 kW adsorbed power. This excellent result was obtained by a long series of hull optimization in Model Basin The ship is a 19800 dwt Chemical Tanker IMO 2, … Continue reading M/T Giancarlo D Sea Trials
The M/T Giancarlo D, first ship of the series of 19800 dwt st. st. chemical tankers, has obtained the approval of the inclining experiment report. The result is perfectly in line with our preliminary estimation: the weight of the ship and the center of gravity are perfect. We are very satisfied, being this ship the first M.E.S. design … Continue reading CHINESE GOAL!
LAUNCHING OF 25’000 dwt stainless steel chemical tanker We are glad to announce that the launching of the M/V ARGON was successfully carried out at AVIC DINGHENG Shipyard (China). CONGRATULATIONS to the Shipowner CHEMICAL TRANSPORTATION GROUP, INC. This ship, the first of a series of 10 x 25’000 dwt stainless steel chemical tankers, has a very high … Continue reading M/T ARGON launching
M.E.S. will participate in the seventh edition of Port&Shipping Tech, international forum dedicated to technological innovation for the development of the maritime cluster, in the session "The government plan for the deployment of LNG in transport: the opportunities, ongoing projects and proposals for improvement" organized in collaboration with the Ministry of Economic Development and the Ministry of … Continue reading Seventh Edition of Port and ShippingTech
On 19th of August 2015 the first Chinese ship based on M.E.S. design was launched. This 19800 dwt stainless steel Chemical Tanker is under construction at Ningbo Xinle Shipbuilding for the Shipowner De Poli Tankers (The Netherlands) and it is the first of two sisterships. Congratulations to all the involved Parties! M.E.S. presence in China … Continue reading 19800 dwt St. St. Chemical Tanker
On the 22nd of June was successfully carried out the inclining experiment of the “BESIKTAS GH” in the outfitting pier of Besiktas Shipyard, a twin skeg Ethylene Carrier having a cargo capacity of 9000 cbm. A week later, were also successfully performed the sea trials. In the speed test, the ship has achieved a speed … Continue reading Besiktas Shipyard – H11 “BESIKTAS GH” – Inclining Experiment & Sea Trials
Cargo tanks and canopy deck with the cargo plant successfully installed onboard of the twin screw twin skeg 9000 cbm Ethylene Carrier under construction at Besiktas Shipyard, in Yalova (Istanbul area). Next target: inclining experiment soon.