Guangzhou Wenchong Shipyard

Guangzhou Wenchong Shipyard Co. Ltd., (GWS), part of the China State Shipbuilding Corporation, is a state-owned company based in southern China with 2200 employees. GWS specializes in the production of full container ship series, dredger series, oil tankers, and multipurpose cargo ships.

The Challenge

Guangzhou Wenchong Shipyard wanted to improve efficiency of its design and production processes and triumph in the competitive shipbuilding market.

Dassault Systèmes Response

The company selected CATIA and ENOVIA VPLM for its 3D collaborative design and lifecycle management capabilities.


Guangzhou Wenchong shipyard has improved design efficiency and accuracy by 15% and reduced the number of change order requests by 50%.