Photo of the Jacob Oldendorff loading at the Alliance Grain Terminal in Vancouver. The Jacob Oldendorff is on her maiden voyage after being delivered to Oldendorff Carriers from Dalian Cosco Kawasaki Ship Engineering Co Ltd (Dacks) in China.
Oldendorff Carriers is a privately owned German shipping company owning about 100 bulk carriers and operating an additional 600 bulk carriers. The Jacob Oldendorff is a 61,500-tdw ultramax bulk carrier with a length of 199.9 metres and a beam of 32.24 metre and 4 x 30 ton cranes. Fitted with a B&W fuel-efficient main engine and fuel saving devices, the Jacob Oldendorff adds to the modern “eco” vessels in the Oldendorff fleet.