Shipbuilding

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

Shipbuilding

South Korea

April 24, 2020

South Korea has launched a $33 billion rescue fund to protect seven sectors that officials consider the country’s mainstay industries, including the shipping and shipbuilding...
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NYK

April 23, 2020

Nippon Yusen Kabushiki Kaisha (NYK) has reportedly ordered one VLCC tanker vessel at Nantong Cosco KHI Ship Engineering (NACKS), China, at the price of approximately...
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South Korea

April 23, 2020

South Korean shipbuilders are jittery as oil prices in the US plummeted to negative territory for the first time in history this week, coupled with...
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CSSC-yard-china

April 23, 2020

State-owned Qatar Petroleum on Wednesday announced an agreement to reserve LNG ship construction capacity in China to support its North Field gas expansion projects and...
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shipbuilding

April 22, 2020

FSL Trust Management Pte. Ltd., in its capacity as trustee-manager of First Ship Lease Trust, announced the construction of its two first 114,000 DWT LR2...
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samsung-heavy

April 15, 2020

On April 14, Samsung Heavy Industries disclosed in its regulatory filing that it had clinched a deal worth a total of USD 209.2 million (KRW...
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CMES

April 13, 2020

China Merchants Energy Shipping (CMES) has placed an order with Jinling Shipbuilding, a shipyard of China Merchants Group, for four open hatch bulk carriers. (more…)
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China

April 9, 2020

Korean shipbuilders are reportedly outrun by Chinese rivals in a race to win a 1.35-trillion-won order for six 23,000-TEU super-large container carriers from German shipping...
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S. Korea Yard

April 8, 2020

South Korea received the second largest amount of new shipbuilding orders in the first quarter of the year after China, with global shipbuilding orders plunging...
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prokopiou

April 6, 2020

Dynacom Tankers has confirmed orders for seven tankers in China. (more…)
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CIMC

April 6, 2020

Yantai CIMC Raffles Shipyard has cut the first steel for a new LNG-powered roll-on/roll-off (RoRo) vessel ordered by Swedish shipping company Wallenius SOL. (more…)
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Fincantieri

April 3, 2020

The Board of Directors of Fincantieri, chaired by Giampiero Massolo, has approved the Consolidated financial statements at December 31, 2019, the draft financial statements of...
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keppel

April 3, 2020

About 100 Keppel Shipyard personnel who had "direct contact" with a cluster of COVID-19 patients linked to the shipyard have been placed on a 14-day...
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DSME

April 3, 2020

EU antitrust regulators have halted their investigation into world No. 1 shipbuilding group Hyundai Heavy Industries’ $1.8 billion merger with Daewoo while waiting for the...
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DSME

April 2, 2020

Daewoo Shipbuilding and Marine Engineering (DSME) received an order for a very large crude oil carrier (VLCC) from Pan Ocean. (more…)
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