Heavy Lift shipping company, United Heavy Lift, has taken the management of the newly built DP2 Deck Carrier Vessel, MV Zhi Xian Zhi Xing from Shanghai based Zhixian Transportation. While a sister vessel is being completed in the shipyard by the end of 2018.
The 26.000 DWT vessel with its unobstructed deck space of 6020 sqm is built for the transportation of voluminous ro/ro cargo, in particular large modules. Apart from having the largest deck off its class with 140 x 43 meters, it is also the only vessel of this type fitted with Dynamic Positioning 2. This feature will even allow the vessel to offer offshore feedering support, as well as float-over capabilities.
In addition to the Deck Carrier, United Heavy Lift has become an Agent on behalf of GS-Pango International, the exclusive commercial Agent of Guangzhou Salvage and their fleet of Semi-Submersible Vessels.
Alike the Deck Carriers, semi-submersible vessels are designed for the transportation of large ro/ro cargoes. This includes modules, reactors and large cranes.
With the combined fleet, and in-house engineering and project management UHL together with GS-Pango International is able to offer their full support to the market, in particular to modular transportation projects.