Newest Odfjell 49k dwt Chemical Tankers with Becker Schilling® TT Rudders
14th July 2017: Odfjell SE and Hudong-Zhonghua Shipbuilding have selected Becker Schilling® Twisted Trailing Edge Rudders for a ship series of modern chemical tankers. The vessels with 49,000 dwt are among the largest stainless steel chemical tankers in the world. The Schilling® TT Rudders, all equipped with an optimised rudder bulb, were selected in order to reach the best propulsion efficiency in combination with best manoeuvrability. Additional to a firm order of four tankers for oil products and chemicals there have been signed four options. The first vessel is expected to be delivered in June 2019.