Seatrade Maritime is part of the Informa Markets Division of Informa PLC

This site is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them. Informa PLC's registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 8860726.

Langh Ship orders three feeder boxships from PaxOcean

Photo: Langh Ship Langh_Ship_Linda_close_by.jpeg
The Finnish shipping company Langh Ship has placed an order for three 1,200 teu containerships at PaxOcean’s shipyard in Zhoushan, China.

Delivery of the first vessel in the series is scheduled for August 2024, which will be employed in container market in Europe upon delivery. 

Designed in collaboration with Shanghai Merchant Ship Design & Research Institute (SDARI), the ships will be 150 meters long, 27 meters wide and have a draft of 8.75 meters. 

The newbuildings will be equipped with a two-stroke, slow-speed main engines for best fuel economy and hybrid scrubbers from Langh Ship’s sister company Langh Tech Oy Ab, which will be prepared for shore power connection and a hybrid solution including batteries. 

Langh Ship fleet currently consists of 10 container and multi-purpose vessels. The company also has three 7,800 dwt multi-purpose vessels on order at China’s Wuhu Shipyard. 

Hide comments


  • Allowed HTML tags: <em> <strong> <blockquote> <br> <p>

Plain text

  • No HTML tags allowed.
  • Web page addresses and e-mail addresses turn into links automatically.
  • Lines and paragraphs break automatically.