Alex shipyard Info

Alexandria Shipyard is considered one of great castles of heavy industries and it has the pioneering industry of shipbuilding and repairing in Egypt and the Middle East. It was created in 1960.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

South Berth


 

The berth is 38m wide, 220m long, with the slope being 1/20 and elevation at the berth end being -4.65m. The berth is equipped with two central-slipways and two associate-slipways respectively. Central-slipway is 213m long, associate-slipway is 170m long, and both slopes are 1/20. One pair of main triggers and auxiliary triggers are arranged outside central-slipway, with anti-slip force being 3,500kN, which is used for overcoming sliding force while 57,000DWT ship is to be launched on the slipway. Two pairs of triggers with anti-slip force of 450kN are arranged outside each associate-slipway and inside adjacent central-slipway respectively, which is used for overcoming sliding force while the barge is to be launched on the slipway.

 

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