CONSTRUCTION OF MV UHURU 2

(PHOTOS) Ongoing construction of MV Uhuru 2

The ship is about 80 percent complete.

In Summary

•The ongoing construction of MV Uhuru 2 is set to be complete by August this year. 

•The ship is about 80 percent complete.

Colonel Peter Muthungu stated that the construction of the ship is a great milestone in Kenya as it will improve the marine industry in our country, Uganda and Tanzania."

The Kenya Shipyards Limited warehouse.
The Kenya Shipyards Limited warehouse.
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The ongoing construction of MV Uhuru 2 is set to be complete by August this year. The ship is about 80 percent complete, It is being constructed by a group of engineers from Kisumu Shipyard Limited and Damen Shipyard Group.

Kisumu port
Kisumu port
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This being the first ship to be constructed and locally assembled in the country it has given our country a great milestone and also it will improve the marine industry both here and other neighboring countries like Uganda and Tanzania.

An engineer watches keenly during Construction of MV Uhuru 2
An engineer watches keenly during Construction of MV Uhuru 2
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The ongoing construction of MV Uhuru 2
The ongoing construction of MV Uhuru 2
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A section of MV Uhuru 2 being assembled
A section of MV Uhuru 2 being assembled
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Comstruction site of the MV Uhuru 2
Comstruction site of the MV Uhuru 2
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Engineers working to ensure the MV Uhuru 2 is complete within the shortest time possible
Engineers working to ensure the MV Uhuru 2 is complete within the shortest time possible
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Colonel Peter Muthungu show Kisumu County Commissioner Josphine Ouma and Government spokesperson Cyrus Oguna the ongoing construction of the MV Uhuru 2
Colonel Peter Muthungu show Kisumu County Commissioner Josphine Ouma and Government spokesperson Cyrus Oguna the ongoing construction of the MV Uhuru 2
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Engineers construct the MV Uhuru 2
Engineers construct the MV Uhuru 2
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Construction of MV Uhuru 2
Construction of MV Uhuru 2
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