COSCO Dalian Shipyard, has handed over bulk carrier ‘Common Venture’ to its European buyer. The delivery documents were signed between COSCO Dalian and the buyer on November 22.
The 57.000 DWT bulk carrier measures 189.99 in length overall, 32.26 m in breadth and 18 m in depth.
COSCO (Da Lian) Shipyard is the largest shipyard in COSCO Shipyard Group so far. By the existing facilities, COSCO (Da Lian) Shipyard can undertake more than 200 large-size ocean vessels’ repair and conversion annually and become the main base for ship repair, conversion and off shore marine engineering manufacture in North-East Asia. It has one world’s biggest DWT 300,000 floating dock, one DWT 180,000 dock, one DWT 80,000 dock and nine repair berths including DWT 300,000 wharf and 10,000t slipway. Its land area totaling 1,200,000 m2 is well equipped and serves as an ideal place for the repair and conversion of large bulk carrier, container carrier and VLCC.
Shipbuilding Tribune Staff, November 25, 2011;