Date, time & venue
Date & Time:3 August 2019 (Saturday)(Gather at the 香港高速鐵路西九龍站)
The event will be firstly commenced with the technical visit in the遠航螺旋槳製造工廠,YuanHuang Propellers Co. Ltd. The propellermanufacturing plant was established in 1993. After years ofcontinuous development in manufacturing process technology andequipment, it has become one of the top propeller manufacturers inChina. The production technology of controllable pitch propellerblades and hubs is considered at world-class level. The productioncapacity has reached 60 tons of a single propeller. In July 2012, theesteemed company had successfully manufactured a propeller witha diameter of 8.4 meters and a finished product weight of 40 tonswith KR CLASS.
After the technical visit to the propeller manufacturing plant, wewill be heading to中船重型裝備有限公司, China State ShipbuildingCooperation Heavy Equipment Co. Ltd. It is located in Dagang Base,Dagang Town, Nansha District, Guangzhou City. It is a directenterprise of China Shipbuilding Industry Corporation, one ofChina's top ten military industrial groups. It is a state-ownedcomplete equipment manufacturing company established on thebasis of the integration and restructuring of the original GuangzhouZhongchuan Marine Diesel Engine Co., Ltd. and the originalGuangzhou Zhongchuan Shipbuilding Steel Co., Ltd. The coreresources of the Group's internal research and development, designand manufacturing are integrated into one, and the “undergroundspace construction equipment” industry is developed withspecialization and scale.After visiting CSSCHE, we will be participating in a joint footballevent with the Guangdong Society of Naval Architecture and MarineEngineering (GDSNAME) in the afternoon. The GDSNAME, which isestablished in 1957 and governed by the Guangzhou Association forScience and Technology, is composed of the shipbuilding andmarine engineering manufacturing-related shipbuilding companies,R&D, design institutes and universities in Guangdong Province. TheGDSNAME serves to organise maritime technology exchangeactivities and to promote the innovative development in theGuangdong maritime industry.We, the HKJB of RINA & IMarEST, HKIMT and HKIE MMNC Divisiontogether, aim to provide activities not only in sharing technicalknowledge with the professional community, but also in blendingourselves into the society as a whole by taking part in joint regionalactivities in cultivating friendships with them and ultimatelyexchanging maritime knowledge with multi-regional community.
FeeFree of chargeParticipants are responsible for the high speed rail fee to andfro between 西九龍站 and 廣州南站, say around HK$ 500.
Registration & EnquiriesThis seminar is free of charge* and prior registration is required.The number of participants is limited to 20. Applications will beaccepted on a first-come-first-served basis with priority given tomembers of MMNC Division. Only on-line registration via MMNCdivisional website http://mc.hkie.org.hk/ shall be accepted forregistration. Successful applicants will be notified individually.Attendance certificates will be issued after the event. For enquiries,please contact Mr. Sam C. H. Kwan at email:firstname.lastname@example.org.