Safe Bulkers Inc. specializes in the ownership of dry bulk vessels. As of August 10, 2022 our fleet of 44 dry bulk vessels consisted of 12 Panamax, 8 Kamsarmax, 16 Post-Panamax and 8 Capesize class vessels with an average age of 10.3 years and an aggregate carrying capacity of 4.5 million dwt. 85% of our fleet has been build in Japanese shipyards.
At the same time, the orderbook of the Company consists of 9 dry bulk vessels, 7 of which are Kamsarmax and 2 Post-Panamax class vessels with an aggregate carrying capacity of 0.8 million dwt and deliveries from Q1 2023 until Q1 2025.
All newbuilds on the Company’s orderbook have been placed in top quality shipyards and are designed to meet the Phase 3 requirements of Energy Efficiency Design Index related to the reduction of green house gas emissions – GHG -EEDI Phase 3 as adopted by the International Maritime Organization – IMO and with the latest NOx emissions regulation, NOx-Tier III (IMO, MARPOL Annex VI, reg. 13)
MV CLIMATE RESPECT - 87000 DWT
CO2 EMISSIONS: EEDI Phase 3
NOX EMISSIONS: TIER III
Our operations are managed by our Managers, Safety Management Overseas S.A. and Safe Bulkers Management Ltd, under the supervision of our executive officers and our board of directors. Under our Management Agreements, our Managers provide us with technical, administrative and commercial services.