New buildings for Aegean Shipping
Aegean Shipping Management is proud to announce that on the 24th of December 2020, has exercised the option for the acquisition of the 3rd and the 4th new buildings Aframax vessels , in continuation to the agreement with COSCO Heavy Industry (Yangzhou) Co. Ltd. for the construction of two (2) Aframax tankers, back on 30th September 2020.
As of today, Aegean Shipping Fleet consist of vessels built only by the Company, no resales neither second hand vessels. All Aegean Shipping vessels and especially the new acquisitions are certified with the highest ECO friendly class notations.
The four vessels will be delivered sequential, starting from June 2022, the fist, and completing with the 4th on March 2023. On completion of the project in March 2023, the average fleet age of Aegean Shipping will be 2,9 Years.
Mr. George Melisanidis pointed out: ”I am proud for the Aegean Shipping team who are working tireless. They place enormous effort and contribution to materialize principal’s vision.”