The Galician shipyards are to be congratulated, their order book is full once again:
This is the vessel 243 of the shipyard from Vigo.
They seek to have a second Hespérides – The vessel was built in Armón Vigo in 2009 and has been in stand-by since 2011 – It is currently in Nodosa.
1.100 will be direct employees, more than 1.800 belonging to the auxiliary companies of the group and around 3.000 to other providers.
This will be the third high-speed catamaran they build in less than two years for this shipping line. It will come into action this summer.
The protection and respect for the marine ecosystem is becoming one of the priorities of the global fishing fleet in order to guarantee the stability of the catches. With this purpose in mind, it is vital the use of new technologies that ensure sustainable fisheries, minimize CO2 emissions and cut down fuel consumption.