South Korean KSS Line orders dual-fuel very large gas carrierThe South Korean shipping company KSS Line has placed an order for a very large 91,000 cbm dual-fuel gas carrier (VLGC).
Avance Gas Holding orders two 91,000 cbm VLGCs from DaewooTwo 91,000 cbm, liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) dual-fuel very large gas carriers (VLGCs) in South Korea have been ordered by Norway-based shipping company Avance Gas Holding.
Hudong-Zhonghua holds naming ceremony for CMA CGM RivoliOn January 8, Hudong-Zhonghua Shipbuilding, a subsidiary of China Shipbuilding Corporation, hosted a naming ceremony for CMA CGM Rivoli, a 23,000 TEU LNG-fuelled container ship.
Japan’s mega yard joint venture becomes a strong rival to Asian yardsImabari Shipbuilding and Japan Marine United, the two largest shipbuilders in the country, launched their joint Nihon Shipyard operations on January 1, nine months later than expected.
Yangzijiang receives 24,000 TEU boxship deal for world’s largest ULCVsChinese shipbuilder Yangzijiang Shipbuilding Group has won a contract to construct two ultra-large 24,000 TEU containerships, the largest box ships in the world and the largest containerships to be constructed by the yard.
Daewoo revealed a contract termination for 6 containershipsDaewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME) of South Korea has announced a contract termination worth $711 million for six containerships.
Hapag-Lloyd orders six megamax boxships from South Korea’s DSMEHapag-Lloyd of Germany finally signed on the dotted line at South Korea's DSME for six 23,500+ teu ultra-large container vessels.
Turkish shipbuilder Cemre receives order for two fish carriersTurkish shipbuilder Cemre said it has signed a contract to build two environmentally friendly live fish carriers with Seistar Holding.
Wärtsilä and Grieg to build world’s first green ammonia fueled tankerGrieg Edge, a Grieg Star Group innovation center, and Wärtsilä Norway have secured financial support for their project to create the world's first green ammonia-fueled tanker-to deliver green ammonia.
Korea Shipbuilding receives 400 billion won order for VLCCsKorea Shipbuilding & Offshore Engineering (KSOE) recently signed a contract to construct four 300,000-ton crude oil carriers for 400 billion won with a European shipping company.
Hyundai Sampo completes construction of world’s first LNG-powered large bulkersThe construction of the world's first LNG-fueled large bulk carriers was completed by Hyundai Samho Heavy Industries (HSHI) of South Korea.
South Korea tops global shipbuilding order again this monthIn November, by landing more than 60 percent of the world's new shipbuilding orders, Korea came first in the order standings in November for the fifth straight month, beating China.
DSME inks Letter of Intent for 10 LNG-powered VLCCsA Letter of Intent (LoI) has been signed by South Korean shipbuilder Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering to develop 10 very large crude carriers powered by LNG for an undisclosed European client.