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Ship recycling

New guide for Ship recycling in 2020

With “Hong Kong Convention” closing to entry into force, green ship recycling will undoubtedly become the mainstream of ship breaking industry.

The beaching method for shipbreaking is contrary to the requirements of environmental protection and will be restricted. Competing with ship recycling plants in India, your ship recycling plants are going to be advantageous in terms of environmental protection, safety, and equipment. It would be best if you expanded your green influence. The ship recycling industry is an environmental protection industry and shall work together with experts.


Here is a new guide for you to become a ship recycling expert.

Improve the way of breaking a ship
It would help if you chose to dismantle vessels at the dock, and dismantle them in strict accordance with the requirements of international and domestic conventions, laws and regulations. Generally, you shall comply with following steps: inspection, quarantine, disinfection; ventilation and oxygen and explosion detection; cleaning and pretreatment of hazardous waste; dismantling of engine room equipment; dismantling of hulls; cutting in sections, etc.

Address the environment protection
If you dismantle the superstructure by docking the ship, you can minimize the harmful effects of hazardous waste in the old ships. There will damage seawater, soil, atmosphere, and the environment of the plant area and nearby living areas.

According to relevant international and domestic regulations, you must have professional environmental protection facilities and mechanized ship breaking equipment in the factory area. Such as oil fences, oil sweepers, and other equipment and facilities in the water area of ​the terminal, which can be timely and minimized. Risk of oil pollution to water bodies; You can cover onshore dismantling sites with waterproof, anti-seepage materials and reinforced concrete.

Also you have to handle impervious floors, gutters and water pits set up around the ship. And you need to take care of collected Asbestos, polluted oil, PCB, Freon and other hazardous waste classified for storage at dangerous goods warehouses. Besides, you shall prepare scaffolding and protective nets for shipbreaking operations to reduce the danger of falling at high altitude. Or you could use our heavy lift equipment to mitigate the risk of falling at high altitude.

At the same time, you could cooperate with environmentally-qualified companies, professionally recycling hazardous waste, and classifying or burying hazardous waste dismantled from used ships. In this way, you can achieve zero emissions and zero pollution from shipbreaking operations.

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