Shipbuilding

This page features all the latest orders for newbuildings placed at shipyards around the world.

Shipbuilding

samsung-heavy

March 22, 2019

Samsung Heavy Industries has signed a deal for the construction of one more liquefied natural gas (LNG) carrier. (more…)
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MSC Cruises

March 15, 2019

MSC Cruises and Fincantieri have signed the final contracts for the construction of four luxury cruise ships. (more…)
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Ships are under construction at the Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering Co. (DSME) shipyard in Geoje, South Korea, on Wednesday, April 22, 2009. Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering Co. is the world's third-largest shipyard. Photographer: Seokyong Lee/Bloomberg News

March 15, 2019

Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering Co. (DSME), one of S. Korea's top three shipyards, said Thursday that its net profit halved in 2018 from a...
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Japan Shipbuilding

March 13, 2019

The Shipbuilders’ Association of Japan has forecast that steel consumed by its members during April 2019-March 2020 will reach 3.18 million mt, up 3% year...
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DSME yard

March 13, 2019

South Korea’s antitrust chief has said the government will make a reasonable decision on the acquisition of Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering Co. by Hyundai...
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Korean-Yards

March 12, 2019

South Korean shipbuilders came in first worldwide in total new orders last month, outpacing Chinese rivals, industry data showed Monday. (more…)
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HHI_DSME

March 8, 2019

Hyundai Heavy Industries Co. on Friday signed a formal deal with the state-run Korea Development Bank to buy its smaller local rival Daewoo Shipbuilding &...
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Fincantieri

March 8, 2019

Fincantieri and Genova Industrie Navali (GIN) have reached a cooperation agreement covering new buildings, ship repair, conversions and outfitting. (more…)
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South Korea

March 8, 2019

South Korea government will consign 60 vessel orders and initiate a project to groom sea gateways as a global logistics hub to restore the country’s...
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March 5, 2019

Fincantieri and Viking Cruises have signed contracts for the first two of six ocean ships ordered in March 2018. (more…)
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Kawasaki Heavy

March 4, 2019

Kawasaki Heavy Industries is weighing plans to construct liquefied natural gas carriers at a newly completed dock in northeast China, as the company streamlines costs...
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LNG-bunker-vessel

February 26, 2019

Sembcorp Marine has secured new contracts worth about S$175 million, for projects comprising the design and construction of a 12,000-cubic-metre (cbm) LNG bunker vessel as...
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Samsung_SHI

February 21, 2019

Samsung Heavy Industries Co., a major South Korean shipbuilder, said Thursday that it has clinched a deal worth a combined 870 billion won (US$774 million)...
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HHI_Credit_Bloomberg

February 21, 2019

Unionized workers at Hyundai Heavy Industries Co., the world’s largest shipyard by sales, voted on Wednesday to strike in opposition to the planned takeover of...
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DSME

February 20, 2019

In late January, Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) signed a preliminary deal to acquire its rival Daewoo Shipbuilding & Maritime Engineering (DSME). The former signed the...
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