A new floating dock will help Hatsan catch the next tanker wave

By Hatsan Shipyard’s Engin Aybar’s own admission, tanker business is a little slow at the yard – but there is confidence about prospects. This is reflected in the capital investments being made, an uptick in enquiries from European owners for vessels ranging between 5,500 dwt and 14,000 dwt, and the belief in Turkish shipbuilding and repair as a byword for quality.

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