1 March, 2017
Berge Sarstein was delivered on 1 March 2017 at 0858hrs (JST). She departed the Hiroshima Shipyard at 1200hrs and makes her maiden voyage to Newcastle in Australia, where she will transport coal to Map Ta Phut in Thailand.
The delivery of Berge Cho Oyu followed shortly afterwards at 1238 hrs (GMT+8). She is the third in the series of four VLOCs built at the GSI Long Xue Shipyard in Guangzhou, China, adding another 262,000 DWT to our fleet. Similar to her sister vessels, Berge Cho Oyu will operate on the routes between Australia and China.