Ba Son Shipyard Builds First Ship up to Int’l Standards

Ships dock at Ba Son Shipyard for maintenance (Photo: Tuong Thuy)

Ho Chi Minh City-based Ba Son Shipyard started building a seaworthy cargo ship in accordance with international standards on December 21.

The 6,000-ton ship, 103 meters long and 17 meters wide, will be finished in 12 months.

This if the first time the shipyard builds a large cargo ship to international standards. The vessel will be delivered to the ship owner, Phuong Nam Company, before the end of December 2006.

By L.P., translated by Tuong Thuy

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