Launching ceremony Lady Monique

27 June 2022

Lady Monique (registered in the Netherlands) was launched at the yard in China on the 18th of June 2022.

She is the last of a series of four new vessels, with a deadweight capacity above 5,800 tons and a length of 115 metres, duo fueled and designed to meet all current environmental requirements.

Lady Monique is the fourth dry bulk cargo vessel in Short Sea Shipping Europe to operate on LNG.

Shortsea specialist

Wijnne Barends is the shortsea specialist of the Spliethoff Group and was founded in 1855. This makes it one of the oldest shipping companies in the Netherlands. Based in Delfzijl, Wijnne Barends is a dynamic and flexible company that offers shipping, logistic services and ship management, including crewing to customers.

Source: Wijnne Barends