Cosco Zhoushan Shipyard Delivers FPSO to MODEC

On July 17, 2008, the 350k BBL FSO "Rang Dong MV 17" was delivered to MODEC by Cosco Zhoushan Shipyard. Representatives from MODEC and the leader of Cosco Zhoushan Shipyard signed the protocol of delivery and acceptance certificate. 

The successful delivery of Rang Dong MV 17 heralds not only a new milestone Cosco Zhoushan Shipyard in the offshore market, but is also the first new construction contract delivered by the yard. During the whole construction period, Cosco Zhoushan Shipyard implemented precision control using an enhanced management level throughout design and production.
The scope of work comprised fabrication, outfitting and erection of 152 blocks, testing for tightness of 88 respective systems, commissioning of 92 separate systems and the completion and decoration of 3028 sq m of accommodation space.
Rang Dong MV 17 took 1,760,000 man-hours without lost time incident. MODEC praised the yard highly for their high standard of quality and safety.