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Freire attributes the construction of the training ship for the Indonesian Army

The Galician shipyards Freire has attribute the construction of a new training ship for the Indonesian Army of around 51.4 millions Euros and its managers said that the Works will begin in April The new of the award was communicated by the Defense Minister of the Asian country,
Purnomo Yusgiantoro during his visit to Madrid last week, where he met with managers of the Vigo's shipyard.

The new Indonesian training ship that will substitute the veteran KRI Dewaruci, a mailing boat almost 60 meters long launched in 1953, will be another mailing boat, 110 meters long.

The constructions will contribute 346.000 hours of work during a period of 22-24 months, employing around 300 people.
Freire's sources confirmed that the financing schedule of the contract, valued in 70 millions Dolars, is still closed and that the entry into force is foreseen for "the end of March or the beginning of April".

In April, also is foreseen the signature of the contract of the new ocean graphic vessel that Freire attributed IN December for the Kuwait Institute for Science Research, valued in 30 millions Euros. The vessel will be 54.8 meters long and its construction will be later than the construction of the Indonesian sailing boat,