‘Neptune Thalassa’: Neptune Lines’ second newbuilding delivered from Hyundai Mipo Dockyard
Neptune Lines Shipping & Managing Enterprises S.A. took delivery of her latest new building, ‘Neptune Thalassa’, on Friday, April 25th 2014, in Ulsan, Korea. ‘Neptune Thalassa’ is the second of an order for two new buildings, placed to HMD by Neptune Lines with the former, namely ‘Neptune Galene’ to have been delivered on February same year.
M/V Neptune Thalassa, is a Pure Car and Truck Carrier (PCTC) vessel of 31,000 sq. m. carrying capacity and can accommodate up to 3,500 cars. ‘Neptune Thalassa’, is close sister of four previous PCTCs also built at HMD, but together with ‘Neptune Galene’ are further enhanced with high-end environmental technologies, which result in improved energy efficiency and reduced environmental footprint. She is also equipped with advanced maneuverability characteristics that make her suitable for short sea shipping trade.