Shipbuilding

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

Shipbuilding

Russia_Arctic_Icebreaker

May 27, 2019

Russia launched a nuclear-powered icebreaker on Saturday, part of an ambitious program to renew and expand its fleet of the vessels in order to improve...
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Wisdom

May 23, 2019

Currently in the middle of a fleet optimization progamme, Wisdom Marine has placed an order for two 37,800 dwt handymax bulk carrier at Imabari Shipbuilding,...
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Hyundai-Heavy-Industries

May 23, 2019

Hyundai Heavy Industries said Thursday it received an US$390-million order to build two liquefied natural gas (LNG) carriers. Under the deal with an unidentified European...
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Shipping containers belonging to Hamburg Sud and Maersk companies are seen stacked at La Guaira port, in La Guaira, Venezuela, January 27, 2016. REUTERS/Marco Bello

May 20, 2019

AP Moller – Maersk has ordered five 2,200 teu feederships with CSSC Jiangnan Shipyard. (more…)
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HHI

May 20, 2019

South Korea’s financial regulator says it will encourage private banks to increase ship financing, as part of its efforts to improve the financial health of...
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HHI_Credit_Bloomberg

May 17, 2019

Unionized workers at Hyundai Heavy Industries Co. staged a partial strike on Thursday to protest a plan to split up the company as part of...
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korea_yard

May 15, 2019

South Korea ranked second for a second straight month in April in terms of new shipbuilding orders, falling far short of orders won by Chinese...
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GTT

May 14, 2019

GTT has received an order from the Korean shipyard Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME) concerning the tank design of two new 174,000 m3 LNG...
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S. Korea Yard

May 13, 2019

Competition is heating up among Korean shipbuilders to win 60 anticipated orders from Qatar, which would expedite the domestic shipbuilding industry’s rebound from a long...
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norway_teekay_offshore

May 8, 2019

Teekay Offshore Partners has secured long-term financing from the Norwegian Government for four new shuttle tankers being built at South Korea’s Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI)....
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minerva_marine

May 7, 2019

According to the Golden Destiny Weekly Market Report (W18), Greece’s Minerva Marine has placed an order at South Korea’s Daehan for two 115,000 dwt tanker...
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DSME

May 3, 2019

Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering Co., a major shipbuilder here, said Thursday that it has secured 410 billion won (US$353 million) by selling a drill...
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Korean-Yards

April 24, 2019

The Korean shipbuilding industry is showing signs of recovery. (more…)
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Samsung Heavy Industries Shipyard

April 23, 2019

Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI) has received an order for the construction of a floating production, storage and offloading (FPSO) unit. (more…)
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shipbuilding

April 23, 2019

Ship orders world-wide have shrunk to the lowest level in 15 years as vessel owners struggle with excess capacity that has kept freight rates well...
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