MAC signs contract with Fujian Mawei for seabed mining vesselYard News // November 26, 2014
Expanding on MAC’s long-term relationship with Fujian Mawei Shipbuilding, on 25 November 2014, a signing ceremony was held at Mawei’s shipyard for the execution of the shipbuilding contract for the Nautilus Minerals Seafloor production mining vessel.
The signing follows a five-year charter agreement MAC signed with Nautilus Minerals on 6 November 2014. The contract requires MAC to complete the design/construct/delivery of the vessel to Nautilus by the end of 2017.
The vessel design will be completed by Sea-Tech Solutions of Singapore.