Yearly Archives: 2020

Season’s Greetings

  Season’s Greetings This year we support The Swedish Sea Rescue Society. FKAB wish all our customers, colleagues, competitors, friends & families all the best during the coming holiday season. In a year like 2020, with COVID-19 affecting the entire world, there are many people and organisations that need support. The Christmas gift to all of you this year is… Read more →

FKAB Parking Lot!

FKAB Parking Lot! Launching of vessels for Swedish & Chineese Owners We are glad to present that launching of two different types of vessels, based on FKAB design, have been launched on December 10. This time it was the 12 000 DWT Stainless Steel tanker for the Chineese owner Ningshen Shipping (Light blue color vessel in front of picture being… Read more →

Steel Cutting of 2×4000 DWT Stainless Steel Tankers

       Steel Cutting of 2×4000 DWT Stainless Steel Tankers Steel cutting of two 4000 DWT stainless steel chemical tanker was held at the shipyard Ningbo Xinle shipbuilding Co., Ltd. for the Guangzhou based ship owner Ruico Shipping & Logistics Co., Ltd., on 18 November 2020. The design is developed by FKAB Marine Design with special focus on high… Read more →

15 000 DWT Bitumen Tanker design for Rubis Group

FKAB marine design proudly presents our latest new building project placed by France-based Rubis Group for the construction of 1+1, 15 000 DWT bitumen tankers. The vessel will be equipped with diesel electric propulsion, driving 2×360° azimuth thrusters, having Integral cargo tanks and with FKAB F-Bow design, for asphalt transportation services. It will be designed by FKAB Marine Design, built by… Read more →

Digital Maritime Exhibition

   Swedish Maritime Technology Forum (SMTF) and Skärgårdsredarna invites to the Digital Maritime Exhibition! FKAB Marine Design are exhibitors at the Digital Maritime Exhibition the 9th of September instead of the postponed SMM. We would be honoured if you would like to visit us and our associated exhibitors at this occasion. Registration to the exhibition is free of charge and is… Read more →

Keel Laying of Donsötank 22 000 DWT tankers

    The first vessel of the two ordered 22 000 DWT product and chemical tankers for Donsötank Rederi AB was on August 21 keel layed. These vessels design are named FKAB T29, have LNG propulsion, Ice class 1A and prepared for 1000 kWh battery pack. The hull, with its F-Bow design, is optimized to acheive maximum cargo intake, for low fuel consumption, designed for excellent… Read more →

Are Your vessels prepared for the future?

FKAB ‘s proven & concept designs beat the EEDI demands by far. FKAB’s environmental friendly designs are made with low EEDI values, with excellent F-Bow / hull forms and a careful selection of equipment that fit the ship owner’s requirements. Resulting in efficient energy consumption and low OPEX. We work in close cooperation with owners to balance CAPEX & OPEX. See the attached EEDI… Read more →


  Vessel number 7 in this 8-vessel long series for the Gothia Tanker Alliance has been delivered. This time it was Fure Vinga for the owner Furetank Rederi AB. This FKAB design is an ice class 1A environmental friendly tanker, equipped with batteries and dual fuel engines for LNG operation. It is of 16,300 DWT on design draught & 18,000 DWT on scantling draught.… Read more →

Delivery of M/T SYDSTRAUM

      M/T SYDSTRAUM Delivered Vessel number four, M/T SYDSTRAUM, in this series of Stainless steel tankers was delivered to Utkilen AS on Thursday 6th August. This completes this series of four stainless steel tankers and we wish her and the crew a safe journey home when she starts sailing towards European waters. It has been made by a great cooperation, with solution focussed persons involved, between FKAB Marine… Read more →