A ceremony has been held at the Jiangnan Shipyard in Shanghai to launch a new Chinese deep sea research vessel, reports iqilu.com.
"Dong Fang Hong 3", 103-meter in length, 18-meters wide, can accommodate 110 people. The Chinese-developed and built ship contains a 600 square meter laboratory. It"s able to travel some 15,000 nautical miles without making a port-of-call.
Equipped with internationally advanced shipping and scientific equipment, the "Dong Fang Hong 3" is designed for maritime scientific research.
It"s due to be delivered in a year"s time to Chinese authorities. Officials say it represents a milestone in China"s maritime resource development and environmental protection, as well as provide more support for China in the country"s international maritime research.personalized silicone bracelets personalized silicone bracelets wristbands com material bracelets rubber arm bands