UASC names first in class eco containership

The 'Barzan' features an estimated EEDI value 50% below the limit set for 2025.

The 18,800 teu LNG-ready vessel MV ‘Barzan’ has been named by United Arab Shipping Company (UASC), the first of a new fleet that the company claims will comprise the most environmentally friendly containerships in the world.

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