Navy chief inspects Hanjin shipyard for projected repair facility

Philippine Navy Flag Officer-in-Command Rear Admiral Giovanni Carlo J. Bacordo and Naval Sea Systems Command (NSSC) commander Rear Admiral Rommel Jason L. Galang conducted a joint inspection at the Hanjin Shipyard in Subic, Zambales on March 5.

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The inspection was in line with the plan of establishing a ship repair facility for modern and larger naval assets of the Navy.

NSSC said it is projected to have a ship repair facility at Hanjin to cater to modern and larger naval assets.

“Such is part of Command’s initiatives to upgrade its capabilities in order to responsively sustain ships, weapons and communication equipment systems,” it added.