The US company Eagle Bulk Shipping Inc., one of the world’s largest owner-operators within the Supramax / Ultramax segment, has announced that it has taken delivery of the fourth of six Ultramax dry bulk vessels order, it has recently agreed to acquire.

The vessel, which has been renamed the M/V Santos Eagle, is a 2015-built, high specification scrubber-fitted SDARI-64 Ultramax vessel built at Jiangsu New Hantong Ship Heavy Industry Co., Ltd.

With the remaining two vessels, which have yet to be delivered, the Company’s fleet will total count of 50 ships, including 20 Ultramax dry bulk vessels acquired over the last 36 months.