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Thursday, October 31, 2019 

German shipyard Flensburger Schiffbau-GesellschaftmbH (FSG) has announced the christening and launch of a new 4,076 lane metre ro-ro) freight ferry in Flensburg.

This 209.8m long vessel is the eighth ro-ro rdered from FSG by Norwegian shipping company SIEM Europe.

The ship was named Liekut, which means “straight ahead” in the Lower German local dialect, reflecting the continued focus and endeavour of SIEM Europe and FSG. The ship was launched after being officially named, building on a strong year for FSG. Liekut will be delivered in March 2020.

Alex Gregg-Smith, CEO OF FSG said, “We’re delighted to announce the launch of Liekut which is the eighth ro-ro freight ferry we’ve designed and built for SIEM Europe.”

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