July 14, 2020
On July 1st, changsong, 8500TEU container ship "changsong" conversion project successfully completed the installation of living area, lifting of lashing-up bridge and desulfurization device at COSCO SHIPPING Heavy Industry (Zhoushan) Co.,Ltd. It also marks that COSCO SHIPPING Heavy Industry (Zhoushan) Co.,Ltd. Has successfully completed three conversion projects of the same series, with significantly reduced refit cycle and effectively improved refit capacity.
"Changsong" ship is the third 8500TEU series container ship under Evergreen Marine CORP. The conversion project of this series involves raising the living area of the ship, raising the binding bridge and installing the open desulfurization device, etc. The conversion is technically difficult and has high quality standards. In the current special period, COSCO SHIPPING Heavy Industry (Zhoushan) Co.,Ltd. attaches great importance to the "changsong" conversion project, selects a series of conversion ship project team, scientifically deploys the construction plan, and systematically pushes forward project.
The successful completion of "Long Song" ship ahead of schedule has provided strong technical support for subsequent conversion tasks of series projects and delivered satisfactory results to the ship owner.
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China COSCO Shipping Corporation Limited, press release