Hamburg, April 2008
HCI HAMMONIA SHIPPING AG purchased three second hand container vessels from the shipping company AP Moeller Maersk. The delivery of the first vessel MV “HAMMONIA FIONIA” took place on 29th of April 2008. One week later, on the 6th of Mai 2008, the delivery of MV “HAMMONIA DANIA” followed and on 16th May 2008 the MV “HAMMONIA HAFNIA” was delivered. With the conclusion of this transaction the HCI HAMMONIA SHIPPING AG has acquired a fleet of eleven vessels within one year and investment is complete. Seven vessels are presently sailing. By January 2009 four new building will be completed and delivered to the AG. Each of the three new container vessels mentioned above has a 10 year charter party with Maersk. They where built in 1996 in Odense Steel Shipyard.
Each sister-vessel has a capacity of 7.403 TEU, is 318,24 m long and 42,80 m wide and has a draft of 14,52m. Cruising speed max. 24,0 knots.