Bangkok: Thailand’s Unithai Shipyard and Engineering has expanded operations to support the growth of offshore demand, opening a new branch in offshore hotspot Songkhla province to supplement the shipyard at Laem Chabang.
The new branch is equipped for offshore operations including ship repair, warehousing, berthing, and workshops. It comprises a 60-metre berthing quay, 800-square-metre covered warehouse, and 300-square-metre area designated for storing hazardous materials.
Unithai Shipyard chairman, Arthit Pratoomsuvarn, commented: “With our competent manpower and excellent equipment, Unithai Shipyard’s new branch is ready to provide customers with temporary and afloat repair services. The facility will also be designated as a marketing office for vessel owners inquiring about drydocking at our Laem Chabang yard.” [06/03/14]