Shipbuilding

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

Shipbuilding

HHI

February 20, 2019

The proposed merger between Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) Co. and Daewoo Shipbuilding and Marine Engineering (DSME) Co. is expected to double the value of their...
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Royal Caribbean

February 19, 2019

Royal Caribbean Cruises has entered into an agreement with French shipbuilder Chantiers de l’Atlantique to order a sixth Oasis-class ship for delivery in the fall...
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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

February 19, 2019

Unionized workers at Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering Co., a major shipyard in South Korea, began voting on whether to go on strike in opposition...
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Angelicoussis

February 15, 2019

According to broker reports, Maran Gas Maritime has placed an order at Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME) for an LNG carrier (170.000 cbm). (more…)
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cosco

February 15, 2019

Cosco is reportedly ordering up to 30 newcastlemax bulk carriers at Chinese yards to support its long-term shipping project with Aluminum Corporation of China (Chalco)....
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samsung_ship_building

February 13, 2019

Samsung Heavy Industries turned down an offer to take over rival shipbuilder Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering, the top shareholder of Daewoo said on Tuesday....
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HHI

February 13, 2019

Hyundai Heavy Industries Co., the world’s largest shipyard by sales, is set to buy its smaller local rival Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering Co., the...
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Korean-Yard

February 12, 2019

Shipbuilders here are protesting a move by steelmakers to increase their prices of thick steel plates, claiming the hike will worsen their profitability at a...
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shipyard_korea

February 8, 2019

Shipyards in South Korea are trying to forge a new shape for the industrial sector that underpins global shipping. (more…)
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VLGC

February 4, 2019

Jiangnan Shipyard, owned by China State Shipbuilding Corp (CSSC), has ordered an LPG-burning engine for an 86,000 cbm very large gas carrier (VLGC), MAN Energy...
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HHI

February 4, 2019

The Hyundai Heavy Industries deal announced this week to consolidate two of South Korea’s “Big Three” shipbuilders is certain to draw the ire of rivals...
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South Korea

February 1, 2019

Hyundai Heavy Industries, the world’s biggest shipbuilding group, has announced a share swap deal worth 2.1 trillion won ($1.98 billion) to take over second-ranked Daewoo...
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HHI

January 31, 2019

South Korea’s Hyundai Heavy Industries Group, the world’s biggest shipbuilder, is interested in buying a stake in second-ranked rival Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering, a...
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Hyundai-Mipo

January 30, 2019

Hyundai Heavy Industries Group has won orders for six mid-sized PC (product carrier) ships this month. (more…)
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shipbuilding

January 29, 2019

The world’s biggest shipbuilder sees China’s cleanup of its smoggy skies lifting prices of the vessels this year. (more…)
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