The largest ship in their almost 160 years history, the bulk carrier “Ponente” (Ownership: NEW PORT, Marshall Islands) with a capacity of 85000 dwt, host these days for repairs Neorion Syros Shipyards. She is the largest tonnage ship ever since the foundation of the historic shipyard in 1861, that has visited Neorion's premises.

The ship entered the dock on Sunday, January 20, 2019, and its repair work is estimated to last until February 12, 2019. According to ONEX SHIPYARDS’ high executives, the arrival of such a ship is proof that the Neorion Syros under its new ownership is the most modern and reliable option for Panamax class ships in the wider region.