PIRIOU delivers VIA ALIZÉ -a new 67m freezer tuna seiner- to VIA OCÉAN
PIRIOU has just delivered to VIA OCÉAN (ex Saupiquet shipowner) a 67m tuna seiner dedicated to oceanic tuna fishing. VIA ALIZÉ will increase the present fleet of three tuna seiners and will be the 9th tuna seiner built by PIRIOU Vietnamese shipyard since 2010 as an addition to the historical site of Concarneau-France.
The ‘sea proven’ design of PIRIOU INGENIERIE naturally takes into account several regulatory changes and contributes to improving working conditions, rest periods and security for crew on board in accordance with the MLC 2006 rule (Maritime Labour convention).
The vessel will be equipped with optimized propulsion featuring variable pitch propeller and shaft alternator allowing better use of energy.