March 2 - The maiden voyage of COSCOL's new semi-submersible vessel, Xiang Yun Kou, featured the largest deadweight tonnage in the history of the company's semi-submersible vessel fleet.

Following delivery of the vessel at the end of January, Xiang Yun Kou commenced its maiden voyage from Singapore at the end of February, having loaded two large offshore construction vessels heading for Africa.

The two vessels are 118.8 m long and 30.4 m wide, with a total weight of 31,000 tonnes.