Colombo Dockyard thriving in shipbuilding further anchors to European Market

January, 25, 2023

The Colombo Dockyard PLC, a Board of Investment (BOI) registered establishment, launches 2nd vessel of a series of six numbers 5000DWT Eco Bulk Carriers being built for Misje Eco Bulk AS, Norway (Misje).

BOI Director General Renuka M Weerakone graced the ceremonial launching, which was held at Dock No 2 of CDPLC premises on January 23, 2023, with the participation of owners, dignitaries from the Embassy of Norway in Sri Lanka, the Embassy of Japan in Sri Lanka, officials from government institutions including SLN, SLPA, EDB, Customs, Class surveyors, CDPLC top management and employees.

Misje Eco Bulk AS, Norway (Misje) is the very first European client of CDPLC and this project too illustrates CDPLC’s reputation in the European market with the brand “Built in Sri Lanka blending Sri Lankan technology with Japanese quality” receiving high recognition and acceptance in the Europe market.