PCTC ‘Höegh Target’

PCTC ‘Höegh Target’

8,500 CEU / 71,400 m² Pure Car Truck Carrier

Höegh Target PCTC (credit Höegh Autoliners)
Customers: Höegh Autoliners, Norway; Xiamen Shipbuilding Industry Co., Ltd, China
Owner: Höegh Autoliners, Norway
Shipyard: Xiamen Shipbuilding Industry Co., Ltd, China

Main dimensions:

Capacity 8,500 CEU
LOA 199.90 m
LPP 193.0 m
Breadth 36.50 m
Draught, design 9.35 m
Speed, service 18.0 kn.
Deadweight 15,150 t at 9.35 m
Car space 71,400 m2
RoRo equipment 14 cargo decks; 5 car decks liftable;
one 375 t stern ramp and one 22 t side ramp

Commission for the Owner:

  • Concept design, project development and contract design together with the Owner.

Commission for the Yard:

  • Complete Basic Design package.

Customer Benefits:

  • For the Owner: Tailor-made design to fulfil high requirements for operational efficiency and safety as well as for energy efficiency and limited environmental impact.
  • For the Yard: Complete Basic design package considering yard’s technology.

Other Benefits:

  • Special attention paid to energy efficiency throughout the design phase.
  • Close collaboration Owner-Yard-Designer.

Special Features:

  • The world’s highest capacity Pure Car Truck Carriers (PCTC) with deck area to carry 8,500 car equivalent units and flexibility to carry also high and heavy project cargo.

Höegh Target gained reputation  as one of the four nominees for the Nor-Shipping Energy Efficiency Award in 2015, read more here.

The first ship of the series, Höegh Target was delivered in 2015. The other vessels delivered in 2015-2016 are named Höegh Trigger, Höegh Tracer, Höegh Trapper, Höegh Traveller and Höegh Trotter.
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