As a deep-water offshore equipment designer and builder, Yantai CIMC Raffles Offshore Ltd (CIMC Raffles) owns
three offshore construction yards located in Yantai, Haiyang and Longkou, employing a total of 3,000 people.
To date, CIMC Raffles has delivered seven deep-water semisubmersible drilling rigs; its current construction
projects account for 21% of global market share. In September 2014, CIMC Raffles was listed on the shipbuilder
whitelist published by Ministry of Industry and Information Technology of the People’s Republic of China.
Its high-end deep-water semisubmersible drilling rigs include the GM4-D, which can operate in Arctic water:
its seventh-generation D90 ultra-deep-water semisubmersible drilling rig holds depth records in operation and
drilling. Bulk-delivered jack-ups and production platforms will be operated in Mexico and South East Asia areas,
while its North Sea deep-water rigs have earned six ‘Rig of the Month’ titles from the Norwegian national oil
The company also owns CIMC Offshore Engineering Institute (CIMC OEI), regarded as the national offshore oil
energy drilling rig research centre. Employing 800 engineers, it is the PhD practice base for Harbin Institute of
Technology, Ocean University of China.
In 2013, CIMC Group took over well-known Swedish design company Bassoe Technology (BT), combining CIMC
OEI’s project experience with BT’s comprehensive concept and basic design capabilities, and strengthening Asian-European research methodology.more
Founded in 1944, Huanghai Shipbuilding Co., Ltd is one middle-sized shipbuilding and ship repairing company. The company own 2500 employees and registered capital of RMB 1 billion, 80% hold by the employee, 20% by the Rongcheng Public Asset Limited.The Shipyard covers a land area of 830,000 square meters (including new shipyard), various vessels up to 50,000DWT can be built and repaired and our major products are Multi-purpose Heavy-lift vessels, RoPax, Container vessels, Bulk Carriers,Offshore vessels and kinds of fishing vessels. Our products spread to all over in China, Pacific Rim nations, Africa and Europe.more