|Shang Zuobin Called on Zhoushan Maritime Safety Administration|
On July 12, Shang Zuobin, deputy general manager of COSCO SHIPPING Investment Dalian, led a team to visit Zhoushan Maritime Safety Administration and held talks with Chi Fangqing, director of Zhoushan Maritime Safety Administration.
On behalf of Zhu Maijin, chairman of the board and Party secretary of COSCO SHIPPING Investment Dalian, Shang Zuobin expressed thanks to Zhoushan Maritime Safety Administration for guiding and supporting COSCO SHIPPINGInvestment Dalian in ship safety over the years.He reviewed the good performance that the company’s fleet has achieved with the strong support of Zhoushan Maritime Safety Administration in the aspects of prevention of ship collision, self-piloting and self-berthing, entry and departure, loading and unloading operation and ship inspection.He also introduced in detail the company’s development plan for LPG shipping capacity during the “14th Five-year Plan” period, establishment of the safety supervision department, building of theunified management platformfor LPG ship safety, development of LPG ship capacity and construction of a domestically first-class LPG fleet.COSCO SHIPPING Investment Dalian will actively forge the LPG ship safety management brand and firmly build a security line, Shang Zuobin said. He also expressed the hope that Zhoushan Maritime Safety Administration can give more guidance and help to Investment Dalian in the aspects of navigation safety, epidemic prevention and control for crew, as well as shipsupervision and inspection, so as to escort the company’s shipping safety.
Director Chi Fangqing introduced the development of Zhoushan Maritime Safety Administration since it was formally approved to be established on February 8, 2001, as well as the achievements it has made in the aspects of water safety supervision and management, ship pollution prevention of ships, maritime security, epidemic prevention and control for crew in the areas under its jurisdiction. As there are many fishing boats in the areas under its jurisdiction, Zhoushan Maritime Safety Administration has taken a series of control measures and achieved good resultsin prevention of ship collision.He expressed the hope that Zhoushan Maritime Safety Administration and COSCO SHIPPING Investment Dalian can establish a closer cooperation mechanism, and work together to provide best services for shipping enterprises and ships.Both parties should focus on preventing ship collision, occupational injury and pollution, and make every effort to ensure the safety of ships and crew andthe safe operation of ships, Chi Fangqing said.