On November 17th, Nauta Shiprepair Yard launched a newly built partly outfitted fishing vessel for a Danish client. It was sixth launching ceremony in Newbuilding Division this year.
CLIPPERTON (B-438) is a vessel designed for pelagic trawling. The vessel is 63 m long and almost 13 m wide, the draft is 5.5 m. Swedish shipowner – B-C Pelagic AB will be the final owner of the ship
CLIPPERTON was commissioned by Karstensens Skibsvaerft AS. She is already the twelfth unit which was built for this client. The Danish client has been cooperating with Nauta for a number of years - currently five vessels for Karstensens Skibsvaerft AS are under construction in Nauta Yard. In total the shipyard has in orderbook 12 vessels for different customers from Denmark, Norway, Sweden and the United Kingdom.
Nauta specializes in building modern fishing vessels. Nauta has already signed contracts for building 22 fishing vessels since the opening of Newbuilding Division in Gdańsk in September 2013. In addition to building fishing vessels, an important area of the activity of Nautas’ Newbuilding Division is construction of research units as well as service offshore vessels. What is more, Nauta has recently signed an important contract for building a ship platform for the special purpose Signal Intelligence vessel for the Swedish Navy.