Monday, 22 May 2017

German cement carrier (ex-Valluga 1980-1996, Ponta Sao Lourence 1996-2016) Cement Trader 2016-

Schelde off Vlissingen, Netherlands 20 May 2017

Antigua&Barbuda-flagged, homeport Saint John’s, IMO 7716763, MMSI 304048000 and call sign V2GQ4. According to maritime connector the Ponta Sao Lourenco, Madeira-flagged, MMSI 255804540. owned by Transular and managed by S&C Shipmanagement, both of Lisboa, Portugal. Ex-Valluga renamed 1996. Built by Gotaverken Solvesborg, Solvesborg, Sweden in 1980. Shipspotting confirmed she was the Valluga renamed in 1996 but did not mention her as Ponta Sao Lourenco. Scheepvaartwest. Be mentioned the Ponta Sao Lourenco as being the ex-Valleju but not her new name Cement Trader. Since 2016 owned by Westerdyck Reederei (Peter Hänsel), Munster, Germany. For account of her Portuguese owner rebuilt from a general cargo ship into a cement carrier at Santander, Spain.