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Sunday, March 3, 2019 

Kawasaki Heavy Industries has completed the construction of the No. 2 Dock at Dalian COSCO KHI Ship Engineering Co., Ltd. (DACKS) in Dalian City, Liaoning Province, China. DACKS is jointly operated by Kawasaki and China COSCO Shipping The first ship to be built in the dock, a 61,000dwt bulk carrier for China's CMB Financial Leasing, is underway. The dock has been in planning since the founding of DACKS in 2007, and it was built to enable greater growth. The No. 2 Dock has a length of 550m, 68m width, and is equipped with four cranes, including two 800t gantry cranes. With its dual-dock configuration, DACKS is now able to more efficiently build large-size merchant vessels.

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