HL D&I Halla (Halla) and Pearlson Shiplift Corporation (PSC), are pleased to announce the signing of a new multimillion-dollar contract for the Design and Build of a state-of-the-art Shiplift System in South Korea. Upon completion, the shiplift system will support the Korean Coast Guard in the West Sea of Korea.

The new shiplift system will be approximately 70 meters long and 14 meters wide and will be capable of handling a variety of vessels in the Korean Coast Guard’s fleet.

HL D&I Halla selected Pearlson Shiplift Corporation, a company based in Miami, Florida, with a recognized technical team with over 60 years of experience in the design, engineering and development of shiplift and transfer systems, for this critically important project for the Korean Coast Guard.

Douglas Pearlson, President and C.E.O. of Pearlson Shiplift Corporation said: “We are very pleased to be building this new state-of-the-art shiplift system in conjunction with HL D&I Halla and are very excited to support the Korean Coast Guard with the installation of this new facility. South Korea remains an incredibly important market for Pearlson Shiplift and we are committed to building and maintaining facilities which become the benchmark for others to use as an example of what a shiplift system should look and operate like.”

The new Pearlson Shiplift System will be commissioned in 2024.

HL D&I Halla and this new facility for the Korean Coast Guard join the ranks of more than 250+ shiplift facilities, in 65+ countries around the World, which use the engineering expertise of Pearlson Shiplift Corporation for ongoing service and support.