News archive from 2020

Thun Tankers orders a second NaabsaMAX product tanker – Enters into a long-term agreement with Geos Group Ltd.

Our subsidiary Thun Tankers BV has placed an order for a second 4,250-deadweight product tanker. The ordered tanker will be delivered May 2022 and will together with her previously ordered sister enter into a long-term agreement with UK based Geos Group Ltd. Both vessels will be built with “NAABSA” design – “Not Always Afloat But Safely Aground” – being able to call tidal restricted niche ports.

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Sustainability report Erik Thun AB 2019

Erik Thun AB has published its sustainability report for 2019. The sustainability report is a way to describe the economic, environmental and social impacts of our everyday activities, as a complement to the annual report. Shipping is a controlled industry and restricted in many ways by global policies and sustainability has constantly been an important part in how we work and do business.

We have focused on our environmental, social, and business ethical responsibilities, describing how we work proactively to analyze risk and avoid incidents. We also strive to be technical innovators when it comes to clever solutions that minimize the environmental footprint.

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Kinne levererar moduler för bostadsbygge

Vårt lastfartyg Kinne lossade idag ett fyrtiotal moduler i Frihamnen i Göteborg som ska användas till det pågående bygget av temporära bostäder på Kvillepiren på Hisingen. Det är första gången som leveransen sker med båt och det innebär en 60-procentig reduktion av koldioxid jämfört med om godset transporterats med lastbil.
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Foto från Älvstranden Utveckling

Fourth L-class vessel delivered in China

Yesterday, we took delivery of the fourth L-class, Thun Liffey at China Merchants Jinling Shipyard (former known as AVIC Dingheng) in China. Just like her sister ships – Thun Lidkoping, Thun London & Thun Liverpool – she will enter the Gothia Tanker Alliance network.

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