MV ‘Xiang Rui Kou’ Transports Biggest Cargo Ever

first_img此页面无法正确加载 Google 地图。您是否拥有此网站?确定 Print  Close My location zoom COSCO (Zhoushan) shipyard completed a FPSO forebody for its overseas owner and the section started its delivery-journey on November 11 onboard a COSCO Shipping-owned semi-submersible vessel, MV ‘Xiang Rui Kou.’The construction of the forebody was carried out in accordance with the high standards, especially with respect to safety, clocking up one million man hours.The forebody measures 151.3 metres in length, 54 metres in breadth, and 31.5 metres in height. Weighing over 20,550 tonnes, it is the biggest cargo, by size, that the semi-submersible vessel ‘Xiang Rui Kou’ has ever undertaken. The cooperation between COSCO Shipyard and COSCO Shipping enables the COSCO subsidiaries to provide one-stop service (engineering, construction, transportation, installation) to offshore product clients worldwide. World Maritime News Staff, November 21, 2013; Image: COSCOlast_img read more

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On the markets at 9:50 a.m. (ET):In Toronto, the S&P/TSX composite index is down 25.82 points to 15,187.60.The Dow Jones industrial average gained 108.09 points to 21,395.12.The Standard & Poor’s 500 index added 10.20 points to 2,429.90.The Nasdaq composite index rose 21.94 points to 6,166.29.The Canadian dollar was trading at 77.10 cents US, up from Thursday’s average price of 76.83 cents US.

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