Wison opens offshore construction yard in China
Wison Offshore & Marine says Phase 1 of its new Zhoushan fabrication yard is now operational.
SHANGHAI, China – Wison Offshore & Marine says Phase 1 of its new Zhoushan fabrication yard is now operational.
The facility, on Xiushan Island in Zhoushan, Zhejiang province, covers an area of 1.5 million sq m (16 million sq ft) with a coastline of 2,300 m (7,546 ft). Construction on the second phase of the yard continues and is expected to be completed and operational in 2015.
The yard is equipped to buildjackup and semisubmersible drilling rigs, offshore oil production platforms, large jackets, large-scale offshore floating cranes, liquefaction and gasification units for FLNG, FPSOs and FSOs, and modularized components for offshore and onshore heavy industrial units.
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