SHG Shanhaiguan Shipyard, established in 1972, is owned by CSIC. It is a large, first grade national governmental enterprise, one of the biggest ship repair facilities in China. In 1995, the yard was given the right to manage import/export business and in 2001 the right to conduct independent harbor business. The shipyard covers a very big area of 2.160.000 square meters, operates three graving docks (the biggest VLCC repair dry dock in China / a Panamax size dry dock / a Handy size dry dock), 9 quays of 2,018m in total, fabrication and outfitting fields of 26,710 square meters, with 900 professional and experienced engineers and technicians.
The shipyard has successfully built and delivered 35.000 D.W.T. submersible barges, a turbine installation vessel, 30.000 dwt Bulk Carriers in series, a 70,000 TLC floating dock and 2600 TEU Container Carriers, and plans to construct a shipbuilding base with an annual delivery of 1 million dwt in cooperation with Hebei Provincial Government and C.S.I.C. The shipyard's main scope of work is ship repair, conversions and specialized repairs for VLCC tankers, drilling-platform, bulk carriers, general cargo carriers, container ships, refrigerated carriers, scrapping, offshore platforms and equipment manufacture and repair, making and installation of steel structures. It is capable to carry out more than 100 repairs annually.
NAME DRY DOCK TYPE LENGTH (M) WIDTH (M) DRAFT (M)
Dock No.1 Graving 240 28 9.8 Ship new building
Dock No.2 Graving 240 39 11.4 70000
Dock No.3 Graving 340 64 12.8 300000
Dock No.4 Graving 260 50 13 Under construction
Dock No.5 Graving 320 56 13.3 Under construction
Dock No.6 Graving 440 100 12 Ship new building