GasLog’s LNG newbuild starts sea trials in South KoreaGreece-based LNG shipper GasLog said it kicked off sea trials off South Korea with its LNG newbuild SN2300.
Korean shipbuilders on the top of global orders for AugustFor the second month in a row in August, South Korean shipbuilders are top of the global order book, as demand for liquefied natural gas (LNG) carriers remained robust in shipbuilding order otherwise drought.
Hyundai received two petrochemical product tankers orderHyundai Mipo Dockyard, a part of Korea Shipbuilding & Offshore Engineering, won an order from two separate owners for two petrochemical product tankers.
Fire at Samsung Heavy Industries caused the death of a workerA fire incident at South Korean Samsung Heavy Industries caused the death of one worker and injured another worker.
HMM to develop marine biofuelsSouth Korean shipping company HMM has signed an MOU with the Korea BioEnergy Association, Hyundai Heavy Industries Co, Korea Shipbuilding & Offshore Engineering Co, and the Korean Shipping Registry to produce marine biofuels.
Bahri orders ten tankers at Hyundai Mipo DockyardSaudi Arabian owner Bahri has signed an agreement with Hyundai Mipo Dockyard to build ten 49,999 dwt medium range chemical tankers.
South Korean shipbuilders on the top of global orders for JulySouth Korean shipbuilders won more orders than any other country in July with more than two thirds of the total global order book.
South Korea: Monsoon season ties record with 49 daysTuesday marked the 49th day of the summer monsoon, setting the record for the longest rainy season in South Korea since data were collected.
Hyundai sells stake in a container terminal to CMA CGMSouth Korean shipping company HMM has signed a sales and purchase agreement with French counterpart CMA CGM to sell its 50 per cent stake minus one share of Total Terminal International Algeciras.
Five South Korean fishermen released by Nigerian piratesAccording to South Korea's Foreign Ministry, five South Korean fishermen who were abducted from the purse seiner "Panofi Frontier" in the Gulf of Guinea have been released.
Korea Shipbuilding received US$72.6 mln order from Asian clientKorea Shipbuilding & Offshore Engineering Co. said Tuesday it won an 87 billion won (US$ 72.6 million) contract from an Asian firm to build two carriers of petrochemicals.
Ocean Sun to supply solar solution in South KoreaNorwegian floating solar specialist Ocean Sun and South Korean firm EN Technologies have entered into a technology license agreement behind the Saemangeum Seawall for the construction of Ocean Sun floating solar solution.
Busan selected for a project to develop smart logistics port systemNew technologies can help minimize incidents relating to safety and improve port productivity.