Eagle Bulk Shipping Inc. announced that it has taken delivery of the Crane, a 58,000 dwt Supramax dry bulk vessel.
Eagle Bulk Shipping Inc. (Nasdaq:EGLE) today announced that it has taken delivery of the Crane, a 58,000 dwt Supramax dry bulk vessel. The vessel has entered into a nine year time charter. The rate through February 2015 is $18,850 per day; thereafter the contract converts to a profit-sharing charter with a base rate of $18,000 per day. In aggregate, the Crane will contribute approximately $60 million in minimum contracted revenue.
About Eagle Bulk Shipping Inc.
Eagle Bulk Shipping, Inc., headquartered inÂ New York City, is a leading global owner of Supramax dry bulk vessels, which are dry bulk vessels that range in size from 50,000 to 60,000 deadweight tons, or dwt, and transport a broad range of major and minor bulk cargoes, including iron ore, coal, grain, cement and fertilizer, along worldwide shipping routes.