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Press Releases

COSCO SHIPPING Specialized Carriers safely delivers Shell’s Appomattox hull to Ingleside, Texas U.S.A.

Oct 10, 2017

After nearly four years of working together with Shell Offshore Inc (Shell) in preparation for sail away from Geoje, South Korea, COSCO SHIPPING Specialized’s (COSCO) M/V Xin Guang Hua safely delivered Shell’s 40,335mt Appomattox hull to Ingleside, Texas, on October 5th. The Appomattox hull is the largest and heaviest cargo transported to date by COSCO’s…

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COSCO SHIPPING Specialized Carriers successfully loaded Shell 40,335mt Appomattox hull on board the M/V Xin Guang Hua nearby Geoje Island, South Korea on August 6th, 2017.

Aug 16, 2017

COSCO SHIPPING Heavy Transport, with locations in Houston and Rotterdam, is responsible for the marketing, project management, and engineering for COSCO SHIPPING Specialized Carrier’s semi-submersible fleet.

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COSCO Shipping Specialized Carriers Co. Ltd. has taken delivery of the 98,000 dwt Xin Guang Hua.

Dec 12, 2016

Purpose built and delivered from the COMEC shipyard in Guangzhou, the m/v Xin Guang Hua is the largest of the COSCO semi-submersible fleet and second largest semi-submersible vessel in the world. She features an unobstructed deck space of up to 211m by 68m and is fully redundant including industry leading DP2 systems. The m/v Xin…

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COSCOL Awarded Major Transportation Contract

Oct 3, 2016

COSCO Shipping Co. Ltd. (COSCOL) has been awarded a transportation and logistics contract. The contract was signed by representatives of all parties on September 27th, 2016 in Astana, Kazakhstan. Part of the work under the contract will be subcontracted to COSCOL’s Korean Partners, namely Dongbang Transport Logistics Co., Ltd., Hanjin Transportation Co., Ltd., CJ Korea…

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Shell Offshore Awards Transportation Contract

Mar 5, 2016
Press Release

Shell Offshore Awards Transportation Contract of the Appomattox Platform to COSCO Shipping Co. Ltd. COSCO Shipping Company Limited (COSCOL) signed a contract with Shell Offshore Inc. on 6 July 2015, for the transportation of the Appomattox semi-­‐submersible offshore platform hull from South Korea to Ingleside, Texas. This contract was awarded as part of an Enterprise…

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