Sailing Ahead - Strategic sealift vessel (SSV) warship

Published on 3 Nov 2016 10:45:26 AM

State-owned Indonesian maritime company PAL won a US$90 million contract in an international tender, beating eight other countries to build two warships for the Philippine Navy in 2012.
Established as a state-owned company in 1980, PAL has four business lines including a commercial ship division, a warship division, repair, and maintenance, as well as a general engineering division. The company's portfolio included warships, fast patrol boats, tugboats, tankers, fishing boats, research and training vessels, cargo ships, merchant ships, passenger ferries and power plant ships.