Fincantieri to build for FFG(X) program of U.S. Navy.Fincantieri said the U.S. Department of Defense has awarded Marinette Marine (FMM) with a contract of almost $800 million to design and build the first-class FFG(X) guided missile frigate for the U.S. Navy.
Wärtsilä to design new cruise ships for Amundsen ExpeditionsWärtsilä announced that it has built a tailored design for up to six new luxury exploration cruise vessels mainly aimed at the Chinese market.
Russia to build most powerful nuclear icebreaker of the worldTwo Russian companies signed an agreement on Thursday to develop the world's most efficient nuclear icebreaker to help improve trade along a vital northern sea route to forge closer ties with Asia.
Krasnoye Sormovo shipyard launches a new dry cargo carrierKrasnoye Sormovo shipyard (a United Shipbuilding Corporation company) based in Nizhny Novgorod says it has launched yet another dry cargo carrier for Project RSD59, Pola Varvara.
Nakhodka Ship Repair Yard begins steel cutting for the first crab catching shipNakhodka Ship Repair Yard JSC has begun cutting steel for the first crab catching ship, a press release from the shipbuilding company says.
Philly Shipyard wins major training ships contractPhilly Shipyard, Inc., Philly Shipyard ASA's sole operating subsidiary, has been awarded from TOTE Services a contract to build up to five National Security Multi-Mission Vessels (NSMV)
Krasnoye Sormovo to build three RSD59 design shipsKrasnoye Sormovo shipyard (a United Shipbuilding Corporation company) based in Nizhny Novgorod has been selected to build three more RSD59 ships
P&O Maritime orders two Chinese newbuildsDubai-based P&O Maritime Logistics (POML) announced that it recently signed a contract to build two vessels to support the export requirements for Ok Tedi Mining Limited (OTML).
New Navimag ferry powered by WärtsiläNavimag Ferries' the Esperanza has been shipped with its propulsion equipment supplied by the technology company Wärtsilä. Wärtsilä worked closely with ship designer Naviform Consulting & Research to create an creative overall solution that matched the
South Korea comes back to the top spot on shipbuildingIn February, South Korea overtook coronavirus-hit China to retake the top spot in world shipbuilding orders.
Hyundai invited Aramco to join its 20 bln dollar offshore venturesHyundai Heavy Industries Co. of South Korea will join Saudi Aramco's $20 billion project to build structures for offshore oil and gas production, the South Korean top shipyard reported.
Samsung wins $314 mn orders for three shuttle tankersSouth Korean shipbuilder Samsung Heavy Industries has announced that the company won a KRW 361 billion (USD 300 million) order for the construction of three shuttle tankers.
American Cruise Lines to launch two riverboatsAmerican Cruise Lines announced that the company will launch two additional modern riverboats for the 2021 season.