UNITED24 - Make a charitable donation in support of Ukraine!

Military


Qingshandao RoPax

Qingshandao is one of four dual-use Ro-Ro ships built for the Shenyang Military Region. In January 2012, China Military Online reported that "Escorted by related personnel of the military representative office of navigation affairs under the Shenyang Military Area Command (MAC) of the Chinese People’s Liberation Army (PLA) and the Passenger Ship Co., Ltd of the China Shipping Co., the 23,000-ton “Qingshandao” large-scale passenger ro-ro ship smoothly arrived at the Dalian Port from the Guangzhou Shipyard on Jan. 12, 2012. The commission of this most advanced ship lays a solid foundation for improving the maritime strategic projection capability of the Chinese Navy."

Dalian Port (PDA) Company Limited ("Dalian Port" or the "Group", H Share stock code: 2880; A Share stock code: 601880), is the largest comprehensive port operator in the Northeastern China. Regarding the Passenger and Ro-Ro Segment, MV.Qingshandao and MV.Changshandao built by China Shipping Passenger Liner Co., Ltd. were put into operation for the route from Dalian to Yantai, so the Group's market influence and competitiveness have been further increased. The Group also improved customer services and launched high-end passenger services. To satisfy various needs, the green channels for VIP, the disabled, the senior citizen and the children have been established with the collaboration with China Mobile, which has improved the image of the port.

Established in 2005, Dalian Port (PDA) Company Limited is the biggest comprehensive port operator in the Three Northeastern Provinces of China. The Group is principally engaged in the following businesses: 1) oil/liquefied chemicals terminal and related logistics services; 2) container terminal and related logistics services; 3) automobile terminal and related logistics services; 4) ore terminal and related logistics services; 5) general cargo terminal and related logistics services; 6) bulk grain terminal and related logistics services; 7) passenger and roll-on, roll-off terminal and related logistics services; and 8) port value-added services and ancillary port operations. The Company was listed on the Main Board of SEHK and Shanghai Stock Exchange in April 2006 and December 2010 respectively. The Company is the first port company listed in the stock exchanges of both Hong Kong and Shanghai.

China Shipping Passenger Liner Co., Ltd. is the largest passenger ship fleet in China, owning advanced and expensive large passenger/vehicle vessels, luxurious passenger liners, express passenger liners and ordinary passenger liners with the total number of 10, with total passenger seats of 11,393 and vehicle spaces of 643. It mainly undertakes the passenger, vehicle and cargo shipping along the coast of China. China Shipping has all kinds of shipping - more than 470 vessels more than 24 million deadweight tons, container contains 500,000 TEU; group of nearly 400 million tons of annual cargo transportation output, 10 million TEUs in import and export.

The "Changshandao" luxury passenger ro-ro ship started her maiden voyage from Dalian Port to Yantai, a port city of China’s Shandong Province, June 18, 2012. With an investment of 518 million yuan, the luxury ship has 167.5 meters in length, 25.2 meters in width and 23,000 tons in weight. The ship with two storeys for passengers and three storeys for car parking is expected to carry 1,400 passengers in total with the service speed of 19 knots.

Qing Shan Dao RoPax Vessel Qing Shan Dao  RoPax Vessel Chang Shan Dao RoPax Vessel Chang Shan Dao RoPax Vessel Chang Shan Dao RoPax Vessel




NEWSLETTER
Join the GlobalSecurity.org mailing list



 
Page last modified: 05-09-2012 20:12:45 ZULU