Shipbuilding

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

Shipbuilding

South Korea

December 19, 2018

South Korean shipbuilders have bagged over 80 percent of new orders placed around the globe this year to build liquefied natural gas carriers, industry data...
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Enesel

December 18, 2018

Greek owner Enesel has reportedly placed an order at S. Korean shipyard Daehan for two 150,000 dwt suezmax tankers. (more…)
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Samsung Heavy Industries Shipyard

December 14, 2018

Samsung Heavy Industries Co., a major shipyard in South Korea, said Thursday that it has clinched a 211 billion-won (US$187 million) deal to build a...
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DSME Korea

December 13, 2018

BW LNG confirmed that it has placed an order for two more LNG carrier newbuildings with South Korean shipbuilder Daewoo Shipbuilding and Marine Engineering (DSME)....
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Angelicoussis

December 10, 2018

Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering has won a shipbuilding contract for a liquefied natural gas (LNG) carrier from  John Angelicoussis’ shipping company Maran Gas Maritime,...
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korea_yard

December 10, 2018

South Korea’s major shipyards have shown decent performances this year on the back of a surge in orders to build LNG carriers, industry data showed....
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Hyundai-Mipo

December 7, 2018

Hyundai Mipo announced on Dec. 6 that it has received an 85.9 billion won (US$76.91 million) order to build a liquefied natural gas tanker from...
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DSME

December 6, 2018

Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering Co., the world’s second-largest shipbuilder by orders, said Wednesday it has clinched a US$370 million deal to build two LNG...
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Hyundai-Samho

December 3, 2018

Hyundai Samho Heavy Industries has secured another contract to build a pair of liquefied natural gas (LNG) carriers. (more…)
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shipyard_korea

November 28, 2018

Japan is trying to resolve its shipbuilding subsidy feud with South Korea in accordance with the World Trade Organization’s dispute settlement mechanism. (more…)
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Hyundai-Samho

November 27, 2018

South Korea’s Hyundai Samho Heavy Industries Co. signed a contract worth $370 million with Greece’s Consolidated Marine Management Inc. (CMM) to build two liquefied natural...
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Korean-Yards

November 23, 2018

The South Korean government will order 140 liquefied natural gas (LNG) vessels by 2025 and provide 1.7 trillion won ($1.5 billion) in financial aid to...
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evergreen3

November 21, 2018

Evergreen Marine has ordered four feeder vessels at a Chinese yard. The 2,500 TEU containerships were ordered from Jiangnan Shipyard. (more…)
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South Korea

November 21, 2018

South Korean shipyards have boxed out their Japanese rivals from the market for building large ships carrying liquefied natural gas (LNG), winning all of the...
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Greece_flag

November 19, 2018

The skyrocketing daily rate for LNG carrier hires, reaching as high as 220,000 USD from roughly 38,000 USD last May, has led to an increase...
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