WW Launches Energy-efficient Ro-ro Vessel

Deep-sea Traviata Launched in Oslo

Breakbulk shipping line Wallenius Wilhelmsen has officially inaugurated its latest energy-efficient deep-sea roll-on/roll-off vessel Traviata in Oslo.

The new vessel will sail the Asia-North America trade route and is designed to transport cars, heavy equipment and breakbulk cargo weighing up to 320 tonnes. The vessel can also accommodate outsized items up to 12 meters in lengtha and six meters in height.

“The Traviata sets a new benchmark in terms of energy efficiency, improving consumption by approximately 15 percent, resulting in considerably reduced emission levels compared to similar vessels in the global fleet. We work continuously to reduce our impact on the environment, and this is a good step on our journey towards zero emissions,” said Craig Jasienski. CEO of Wallenius Wilhelmsen.

Headquartered in Norway, Wallenius Wilhelmen provides global ocean cargo solutions via a fleet of more than 50 ro-ro vessels.
Photo: Traviata. Credit WWO