Hartmann and CSL Join Forces on Newbuild Project

May 25


The CSL Group (“CSL”) and Hartmann Family are pleased to announce they have formed a 50/50 joint venture to build and operate a 40,000 DWT gravity self-unloading vessel to trade in Europe.

The new ship will be built at Chengxi Shipyard in China and is scheduled for delivery in Germany in 2020. It will service Mibau Stema Group on a long-term charter.

The joint venture represents an expansion of existing activities in Europe for both Hartmann and CSL.

Length overall: 190 metres
Breadth: 29 metres
Depth: 16 metres
Draught: 10.8 metres
Deadweight: 40,000 tonnes

Hartmann Family

Hartmann Family is the owner of a fleet of belt self-unloading ships that are chartered to Mibau Stema Group. Mibau Stema Group, a joint venture of Heidelberg Cement AG and Hartmann Family, is the leading supplier of exported aggregates for the construction building industry in Europe.