Mitsui E&S and Tsuneishi work on further driving consolidation in sectorThe key terms and conditions of a business tie-up between Japanese shipbuilders Mitsui E&S Shipbuilding Co and Tsuneishi Shipbuilding have been agreed upon, further driving consolidation in the sector.
Dubai-based Global Feeder Shipping adds another boxship to its fleetGlobal Feeder Shipping (GFS), based in Dubai, has added to its fleet with the purchase of the 3,450 teu boxship Uni Florida from Uni Asia, based in Hong Kong.
Norwegian owner Belships adds another new ultramax bulker to its fleetBelships, a Norwegian company, has signed a letter of intent to purchase a new ultramax bulker.
Daewoo Shipbuilding stops its operations in Okpo due to COVID-19 outbreakDaewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME), a South Korean shipbuilder, has halted production at its facilities in Okpo, Geoje, due to an outbreak of Covid-19 infections among its employees.
South Korea’s largest shipbuilding group Hyundai unveils CO2 shipping solutionsHyundai, South Korea's largest shipbuilding company, is developing carbon dioxide shipping solutions.
Global mining group Anglo American orders dual-fuel capesize pairAnglo American, the world's largest mining company, has placed an order for the construction of two LNG dual-fuel capesize bulk carriers at Waigaoqiao Shipbuilding.
Greek dry bulk owner Diana Shipping sells another panamaxDiana Shipping, a Greek dry bulk company, has announced the sale of the panamax bulker Naias, launched in 2006, for $11.25 million.
China Merchants Jinling Shipyard receives two newbuilding contractsChina Merchants Jinling Shipyard has been awarded two newbuilding contracts by domestic shipowners.
Daewoo Shipbuilding receives order for eco-friendly ultra-large LPG carriersDaewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME) of South Korea has won a contract to build three environmentally friendly ultra-large liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) carriers.
Longship Group orders two 6,080 dwt multipurpose vesselsLongship Group BV, a Dutch shortsea carrier, has placed an order with local shipyard Bijlsma Shipyard, part of the VEKA Shipbuilding Group, for two 6,080 dwt multipurpose vessels.
Greece’s Evalend Shipping orders two more LPG carriers at Hyundai MipoAt Hyundai Mipo, Greece's Evalend Shipping has announced options for two midsize LPG carriers.
South Korean shipbuilders unveils new ordersDespite the fact that several shipyards around the world have been facing order stagnation as a result of the COVID-19 crisis, the situation appears to be different for South Korean shipbuilders, who recently received another round of containership orders
Kari Wilkinson becomes president of Ingalls ShipbuildingHuntington Ingalls Industries (HII) announced that Kari Wilkinson has been named executive vice president and president of HII's Ingalls Shipbuilding division by the company's board of directors.