Car Carrier 

4900 cars

Ro Ro 4900 scaled


From the beginning of the 2006 to 2010 Navalprogetti carried out all design phases, shipyard survey included for a construction of a Pure Car Carrier with carrying capacity of 4900 cars.

The vessel was designed for Ray Shipping Ltd and was built in Vanishing Shipyard in Vietnam.

The vessel is a single screw, diesel driven car carrier, suitable for world wide trading and carrying cars with petrol in tanks (and battery connected) ,pick-up vans, trucks, buses, roll trailers and other types of vehicles within the strength and geometrical characteristics of cargo area. The vessels is fitted with nine fixed decks and two liftable decks. Access to holds is provided by one quarter ramp fitted on SB side at stern and one side ramp/door on SB side.

The vessel is classed by DNV Register.

   General characteristics

Length overall 185.6 m
Length between perpendiculars 174.0 m
Breadth moulded 32.26 m
Height of main deck above base line 14.10 m
Design draft 8.40 m
Corresponding deadweight 9900 t
Speed pulling one barge 9.35 m
Corresponding deadweight 14300
Service speed abt. 20 kn
Maximum continuous rating (MCR) 13560 kW