MarFlex has obtained a firm order to supply deepwell pump systems for two (+4 optional) 51,000 DWT Product Oil Tankers, built by STX Shipbuilding in Korea. These newbuildings are for the owner Primorsk based in Russia.
The equipment to be supplied includes: 12 cargo pumps type MDPC-200 with a capacity of 600 m3/h and a head of 125 mlc 2 slop pumps type MDPD-150 with a capacity of 300 m3/h and a head of 125 mlc 2 ballast pumps type MBDPC-300 with a capacity of 750 m3/h and a head of 25 mlc. In addition, MarFlex will also supply the variable speed drive system as well as the portable pump system.
The pump system for the first ship will be delivered at the end of 2008. The pump system for the second ship will be delivered early 2009.