The first CPP (changing pitch propeller) conversion project has been completed by COSCO SHIPPING Shipyard (Nantong) Co.,Ltd.

5 November 2020

Recently, COSCO SHIPPING Shipyard (Nantong) Co.,Ltd. has successfully completed its first CPP (changing Pitch propeller) conversion project.

Another cooperative project between Matson, Inc. and COSCO SHIPPING Shipyard (Nantong) Co.,Ltd. for ship repair business.

Due to the increase of the line in the ice area, FPP (fixed- pitch propeller) was changed to CPP (changing pitch propeller) to ensure the forward and backward movement of the ship and the safe and stable operation of the ship under the condition of non-stop main engine and axis.

The successful of the project strengthened the confidence of Matson, Inc. and COSCO SHIPPING Shipyard (Nantong) Co.,Ltd. in long-term cooperation, and also accumulated experience for the subsequent undertaking of related projects of the company.

Image by China COSCO Shipping Corporation Limited.

China COSCO Shipping Corporation Limited, press release