Tersan Shipyard has launched their 99th New Building Vessel, NB1099; Krill Trawler to be built for Rimfrost ,in cooperation with Westcon Shipyard.

Yalova – Turkey, September 2021 – Tersan Shipyard Inc. (Tersan) has launched Krill trawler vessel to be built for Rimfrost in cooperation with Westcon Shipyard.

The Kongsberg designed 120 meters Krill trawler is being built to carry out krill fishing operations in Antarctic. She will be a green vessel satisfying the standards for IMO’s Polar Code, low emission and achieving the sustainable energy usage. The vessel which will have an optimised diesel-electric propulsion system based on low-sulphur diesel with exhaust gas treatment will ensures minimal emissions and optimum operation.

She will have accommodation for 60 people on board. Tersan is planning to deliver the vessel by the 1st half of 2022.