‘City of Hamburg’ & ‘Ciudad de Cadiz’

‘City of Hamburg’ & ‘Ciudad de Cadiz’

1,350 DWT Ro-Ro Car / High Heavy Vehicle Carriers

City of Hamburg PCTC - credit Höegh
Customers: Louis Dreyfus Armateurs S.A.S. (LDA), Singapore Technologies Marine (STM)
Owner: Louis Dreyfus Armateurs S.A.S., Höegh Fleet Services
Shipyard: Singapore Technologies Marine

Main dimensions:

Lanes trucks / cars 500 m / 3,120 m
LOA 126.5 m
Breadth 20.6 m
Draught, design 4.55 m
Speed, service / max. 15 knots / 18.5 knots
Deck areas (incl. fixed ramps) 9,360 m²


  • Feasibility Study for the Owner including comparison of main parameters, capacities,speed/power, course stability, General Arrangement, weight calculations, hull form,stability estimations.
  • Contract Design for the Owner including main dimensions, capacities, speed/power, General Arrangement, Machinery Arrangement, weight calculations, midship section, hull form, stability calculations, and assistance in yard discussions.
  • Basic Design for the Yard including general, hull, outfitting, interior, HVAC, machinery, auxiliary & piping systems and electric; FEM analysis;Vibration Analysis; Noise Analysis.
  • Model test coordination including hull form and appendage definitions, CFD calculations, analysis of model test results.

Customer Benefits:

  • Concept development for special transport task.

Other Benefits:

  • Experience in working with a Singaporean shipyard for a demanding ro-ro project.

Special Features:

  • Special design for carrying aircraft parts
  • High main hold
  • Special car decks
  • Low humidity and other special conditions for aircraft parts
Ships delivered in 2008 and 2009.
Photo: Höegh
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