EMS-Tech Inc. secures self-unloading order for two 68,000 dwt Panamax Newbuilds at Jiangsu Hantong Shipyard

EMS-Tech Inc. is pleased to announce an order secured with Chinese shipyard Jiangsu Hantong Ship Heavy Industry for the design and supply of two high capacity gravity self-unloading systems.  Vessel owner, Vulica Shipping, is renewing their Panamax fleet and expects to take delivery of their newbuild vessels in 2017. 

The self-unloading system will be designed to discharge aggregate at 4,500 t/h and will be comprised of two tunnel conveyors fitted with EMS-Tech patented Feeder Gates, a 27 meter lift 'C' Loop conveyor, and an 80 meter long discharge boom.  Securing this order once again confirms EMS-Tech's position as a world leader in the design and supply of gravity self-unloading systems.  EMS-Tech looks forward to working with both Jiangsu Hantong Shipyard and Vulica Shipping on the successful delivery of these newbuilds.