News archive from 2021

M/V Thun Empower successfully launched

On Tuesday July 27, Thun Tankers launched the Thun Empower in an online event where she was named by Godmother Katharina Stanzel, Managing Director of Intertanko. The E-class vessels are the result of a long tradition in building both efficient and climate smart vessels in line with, and even beyond, the climate goals we all need to embrace.

You are welcome to watch the launch online or read our press release.

Photo by Elisa Kruit

M/V Thun Equality delivered

We have taken delivery of our third vessel in the ”E-class” series; Thun Equality. She will be trading within the Gothia Tanker Alliance network. Her first destination was the port of Kalundborg in Denmark where she will start operating. Please find out more reading our press release.

Sustainability report 2020 Erik Thun AB

Erik Thun AB has published its Sustainability report for 2020. 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. 

Our vision is to be a sustainable Swedish partner over generations. Being in the shipping industry, we believe we can actually make a difference in the global perspective by being responsible and do our part. We also believe that gender equality, diversity and inclusiveness are important parts of our sustainability work and will be a focus ahead, both for us and for the global maritime industry.

From ”top to bottom” involving our Board of directors, the management, our employees as well as our partners and customers, we are committed to combine our daily operations and business projects with a long-term aim to minimise our environmental footprint

Ny styrelsemedlem hos Direkt Chark

Vi välkomnar en ny styrelsemedlem till vårt dotterbolag Direkt Chark i Göteborg AB. Läs mer på vår LinkedIn.

M/V Thun Equality successfully launched

On Monday March 1, Thun Tankers launched Thun Equality in an online event where she was named by God Mother Margareta Alestig, Chairman of the Board of Erik Thun AB. Equality, diversity and inclusiveness are big parts of our sustainability work, and it has been and will be a focus ahead.

You are welcome to watch the launch online or read our press release.