New Building

Developing innovative ship new building designs

Due to environmental regulations and general cost pressure a renewal of the fleet for more efficient vessels is urgently required. This could be marked as ‘chance of the century’. The shipping industry is facing a paradigm change, a period of an energy revolution at sea. Alternative fuels, smarter solutions with new propulsion systems and efficient ship designs are a chance to develop the shipping industry into an innovation driver.

The ARKON Shipping group develops innovative ship new building designs according to the needs of the cargo clients considering future and environmental requirements in close cooperation with design houses, technical suppliers and R/D institues. 


The key for the next generation of tonnage will be economical, fuel efficient and environmental-friendly especially designed for their operators. We are responsive to the demands of our cargo clients and develop new designs for needs of the market. For this purpose we are in a constant dialogue with cargo & liner operators. ARKON has a strong network to various shipyards as well in Europe as Far East which are able to build the right vessel for the needs of the industry. 


Together with a network of experts, ARKON Shipping is engaged in the development of new construction projects, with the aim of finding tailor-made solutions for the modern sea freight market of the future. ARKON has already supported clients and partners in the past as the initiator and developer of numerous new building projects.


As a part of project development, ARKON offers comprehensive financial engineering and structures project financing. Equity can be shown from the existing network. Partner banks complement the debt capital in optimised structures. Beyond the classic forms of financing, other forms of financing can be developed out of the existing network.