Turkey: ANADOLU Shipyard Completes LCT Project

Turkey - ANADOLU Shipyard Completes LCT Project

ANADOLU Shipyard has successfully completed the LCT (Landing Craft Tank) project of 8 vessels for Turkish Navy back in August 2012.

On August 28th 2012 Tuesday, TCG Ç-158, the last vessel of the serries was delivered to Turkish Navy with a ceremony.

ANADOLU Shipyard is actually proceeding with 8 vessels Landing Craft Tank project and 2 vessels Landing Ship Tank project for Turkish Naval Forces Command. These vessels are built according to NATO and all other relevant Navy standards.

TCG Ç-158 is the Eight vessel of the Project. All of the LCTs of ANADOLU Shipyard were successfully tested and delivered to Turkish Navy.

The first LCT of ANADOLU Shipyard, namely TCG Ç-151 was delivered on March 9th 2012 and since that time it has been delivered a total of eight Landing Craft Tanks.

Thus for the first time a Navy project undertaken by a privately owned Naval Shipyard is completed on time and on scheduled as it was been planned to be 37 months back in July 2009.

ANADOLU Shipyard has thus decided to run a serries of international and national adverts in order to publicize this success. The first advert therefore was published on August 29th 2012 issue of Jane’s Defense Weekly.

Source: ANADOLU Shipyard, September 11, 2012

Share this article

Follow World Maritime News

In Depth>


<< Jun 2019 >>
27 28 29 30 31 1 2
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
10 11 12 13 14 15 16
17 18 19 20 21 22 23
24 25 26 27 28 29 30

The Smart Ship Exchange

The Exchange will look at the issues involved with increasing autonomy in shipping with an introduction to the concept…

read more >

Electric & Hybrid Marine World Expo Conference 2019

Electric & Hybrid Marine World Expo Conference is the world’s only international conference…

read more >

GreenTech in Shipping USA Forum 2019

GreenTech in Shipping USA Forum is an event for Maritime leaders who want to unlock successful business formula of the industry!

read more >

Global Sustainable Shipping Forum 2019

The event will provide valuable insights from conference sessions, great networking opportunities and will offer…

read more >