B.Delta37 Bulk Carriers for LDA

B.Delta37 Bulk Carriers for LDA

Handysize Bulk Carriers

Bulk carriers for LDA based on Deltamarin's B.Delta design
Customers: Louis Dreyfus Armateurs, France / China Shipbuilding & Offshore International (H.K.) Co., Ltd.
Owner: Louis Dreyfus Armateurs, France
Shipyard: Tianjin Xingang Shipbuilding Heavy Industry Co., Ltd. (CSIC Group), China

Main dimensions:

Cargo capacity 50,000 m3
LOA 180.0 m
Breadth 30.0 m
Draught, scantling 10.7 m
Draught, design 9.5 m
Speed, service 14.0 knots
Deadweight, scantling 40,650 t
Cargo holds with lower and upper hoppers 5
Log/timber cargo with deck stanchions

Shipbuilding Order:

Eight firm units

Commission for the Shipowner:

  • Contract design

Commission for the Yard:

  • Basic design
  • Detail design
  • Technical procurement handling
  • Site team to take the design to production

Benefits for the Shipowner:

  • The model tested daily fuel oil consumption at design draft is only 17.9t including 15% seamargin, and the annual output of CO2 is estimated to be reduced by 5,000 tonnes compared to existing vessels of same size range.
  • EEDI below the 2020 requirement (20%).
  • High cargo volume.
  • Shallow draft with high deadweight.

Special Features:

  • The first order of the B.Delta37 standard bulk carriers.
  • Log stanchions.
  • Ballast water treatment system.

Shipbroker and Deltamarin partner: Barry Rogliano Salles BRS, France

Photo from the naming ceremony of LDA’s first B.Delta37 vessels, MV ‘La Briantais’ and MV ‘La Guimorais’, in 2013 with LDA management and the godmothers of the vessels.

All vessels delivered:
in 2013 La Briantais,
in 2014 La Guimorais, La Landriais and La Richardais,
in 2015 La Solognais, La Chambordais, La Sauternais and La Sillonais.
Kristian Knaapi Deltamarin
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