Shanghai: Fast expanding Sinopacifc Shipbuilding has added a new construction base. Its subsidiary Yangzhou Dayang Shipbuilding has teamed up with Haitong Marine Engineering Equipment to launca construction base in Nantong yesterday. Work on the first Crown63 bulk carrier at this new facility also started yesterday.
Sinopacific has managed to rack up close to 100 Crown63 bulker orders so far necessitating the need for a new yard. [13/03/14]