Shipbuilding

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

Shipbuilding

Angelicoussis

March 28, 2017

Greece-based shipping company Maran Tankers has been linked to an order of three very large crude carriers (VLCCs) from South Korean shipbuilder Daewoo Shipbuilding &...
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Jung Sung-Leep, president of Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering Co, attends a news conference in Seoul, South Korea, March 24, 2017.   REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

March 27, 2017

Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering Co Ltd’s CEO Jung Sung-leep said he believes he should step down from the top position if the cash-strapped South...
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DSME yard

March 23, 2017

State-run banks will give 2.9 trillion won ($ 2.6 billion) in fresh loans to the debt-ridden Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME), the Financial Services...
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chemical-tanker-deck-area

March 21, 2017

Odfjell has signed a letter of intent for a pair of 38,000-dwt chemical tankers worth $116m at China’s Hudong-Zhonghua Shipbuilding (Group) Co. (more…)
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scf_lng_fuel_tanker

March 20, 2017

Hyundai Heavy Industries Co., a leading global shipyard, said Sunday that it secured an order to build four tankers that run on liquefied natural gas...
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george economou

March 17, 2017

George Economou has furthered his tanker investment spree by placing orders for four very large crude carriers at the Hanjin Heavy Industries & Construction Subic...
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Clarksons

March 16, 2017

The Japanese orderbook has shown its endurance in the current muted shipbuilding market and recently surpassed its South Korean counterpart in size for the first...
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HHI

March 14, 2017

Hyundai Heavy Industries Co., a major shipyard here, is in talks with at least two overseas shipping firms to build a slew of very large...
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Clarksons

March 13, 2017

After a long cycle of build-up in capacity in the 2000s, shipyards hit a new peak in global output in 2010. (more…)
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ras-al-khair

March 9, 2017

U.S. oilfield services and equipment provider McDermott International said it would build a fabrication yard at a shipbuilding complex planned by national oil giant Saudi...
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S. Korea Yard

March 9, 2017

South Korean shipyards stood at third place in terms of new orders secured last month, from the top slot the previous month, industry data showed...
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Shipyard of Hyundai Heavy Industries is seen in Ulsan, about 410 km (255 miles) southeast of Seoul June 28, 2013. South Korea's growth momentum remained subdued in June, key government and private-sector data showed on July 1, casting fresh doubts about whether the trade-dependent economy can stage a firm recovery in the coming months. The indicators suggest that Asia's fourth-largest economy remains under pressure and that a gradual recovery forecast by local policymakers remains far from a certainty. Picture taken June 28, 2013.  REUTERS/Lee Jae-Won (SOUTH KOREA - Tags: BUSINESS MARITIME)

March 7, 2017

Hyundai Heavy Industries Co. said Monday that it has secured a deal to build a LNG carrier, the latest in a series of its shipbuilding...
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Clarksons

March 6, 2017

In 2016 the shipping industry saw significant supply side adjustments in reaction to continued market pressures. (more…)
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DSME Korea

March 3, 2017

Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering Co., a major shipbuilder here, said Thursday that it has clinched a 414 billion won (US$363 million) deal to build...
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Yangzijiang

March 2, 2017

China’s Yangzijiang Shipbuilding Holdings Ltd plans to cut another 10 percent of its workforce in 2017, its executive chairman said, as the company seeks to...
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