„Siem Ashanti“ launched in 3.MAJ Shipyard

Hull No. 514, „Siem Ashanti“, a car carrier designed for transport of 7.000 vehicles built for the company AUTO MARINE TRANSPORT INC., was launched in 3. MAJ Shipyard, Rijeka, on 19th May 2018 from the slipway No.2.

On behalf of ULJANIK Group and 3.MAJ Shipyard, the director of the 3.MAJ Shipyard, Maksimilian Percan, welcomed the guests and visitors on the launching ceremony and thanked all designers, engineers and workers for dedication and efforts they put in designing and building of this magnificent vessel.

The chairman of the Management Board and the owner of the ship owner’s company, Kristian Siem, welcomed the guests, while the godmother, Lady Julia Osei Tutu, the wife of the king of Ashanti region in the Republic of Ghana, bestowed good fortune on the ship and all who sail aboard by ceremoniously cutting the rope and smashing the bottle against the ship hull in accordance with the long-time shipbuilding tradition.