VIDEO: Future USS Detroit Takes a Plunge

VIDEO: Future USS Detroit Takes a Plunge

The Lockheed Martin -led industry team launched the seventh Littoral Combat Ship (LCS), Detroit, into the Menominee River at the Marinette Marine Corporation (MMC) shipyard. Following christening and launch, Detroit will ...

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Jiangsu Rongsheng Posts Half a Billion USD Loss

Jiangsu Rongsheng Posts Half a Billion USD Loss

  Chinese shipyard group China Rongsheng Heavy Industries said that its majority-owned subsidiary Jiangsu Rongsheng ...

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Samsung Engineering Aims High in LNG Market

Samsung Engineering Aims High in LNG Market

Samsung Engineering Co., Ltd, the largest engineering company in Korea, will commence the Front End Engineering ...

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Sembcorp Enters Offshore Energy Projects

Sembcorp Enters Offshore Energy Projects

Singapore-based marine and offshore engineering group Sembcorp Marine has secured offshore energy related contracts ...

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Readers’ Picks of the Week (13-17th of October)

Readers’ Picks

Cruise Passenger with Ebola Symptoms Denied Entry to Belize A Dallas hospital nurse who was reportedly in contact ...

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Dozen for Nam Cheong

Dozen for Nam Cheong

Singapore Exchange-listed Nam Cheong has secured Letters of Intent (LOI) from five customers worth approximately ...

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Qingdao Beihai Snags Bulker Duo

Qingdao Beihai Snags Bulker Duo

Shanghai-based iron and steel company Baosteel Group has ordered two capesize bulkers from Chinese shipbuilder ...

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Mein Schiff 4 Floated Out

Mein Schiff 4 Floated Out

Meyer Turku Oy  floated out the cruise ship Mein Schiff 4 on October 10, 2014. The Finnish shipyard is planning to ...

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KBR-Daewoo Consortium Wins FLNG FEED Deal

KBR-Daewoo Consortium Wins FLNG FEED Deal

KD Consortium, consisting of KBR and Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering Company, has been awarded a front ...

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Kleven Snags Six

Kleven Snags Six

Norwegian shipbuilder Kleven has signed a contract with Maersk Supply Service A/S for the building of six anchor ...

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Hyundai Mipo Bags Gas Carrier Duo

Two Gas Carriers for Hyundai Mipo

South Korean shipbuilder Hyundai Mipo Dockyard has won an order to build two 22,000cbm semi-refrigerated liquefied ...

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Euronav Shelves IPO, Takes Facility

Euronav Shelves IPO, Takes Facility

Belgium-based tanker operator Euronav NV has decided to postpone its initial public offering of ordinary shares in ...

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Hindustan Shipyard Badly Damaged by Hudhud

Hindustan Shipyard Badly Damaged by Hudhud 1

Damage assessment is underway at India’s Hindustan Shipyard Ltd (HSL) struck by the raging cyclone Hudhud on ...

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China: Shipbuilders’ Turnover Perking Up

China's Shipbuilders Record Slight Turnover Boost

China’s shipbuilding industry seems to be recovering from a plunge it took since the beginning of the year, ...

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China Taking Aim at Cruise Industry

China Taking Aim at Cruise Industry

Carnival Corporation cruise company  has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with the China State ...

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Brittany Ferries Bins LNG Conversion Plan

Brittany Ferries Bins LNG Conversion Plan

French ferry operator Brittany Ferries has cancelled plans to convert several of its vessels to LNG, also binning ...

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EU to Help Former Finnish Shipyard Workers

EU to Help Former Finnish Shipyard Workers

The European Commission has proposed to provide Finland with €1.4 million (USD 1.77m) from the European ...

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Franbo Orders Three

Franbo Orders Three

Taiwan-based  Franbo Lines has ordered three new 16,500-dwt bulkers through an agreement signed with Japanese ...

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Hyundai Heavy Axing Top Brass

Hyundai Heavy Axing Top Brass

South Korea’s shipbuilder Hyundai Heavy Industries fired 81 of its 262 executive level managers in a ...

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VIDEO: Evolution of Offshore Patrol Vessels

VIDEO: Evolution of Offshore Patrol Vessels

With the construction of the Royal Navy’s River Class Batch 2 Offshore Patrol Vessels currently underway in ...

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Sembcorp Snags Libra FPSO Conversion Deal

Sembcorp Snags Libra FPSO Conversion Deal

Jurong Shipyard Pte Ltd., a wholly owned subsidiary of Singapore-based Sembcorp Marine, has secured a USD 696 ...

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Clear Sailing for Suezmaxes

Are Suezmaxes Making a Comeback

Several tanker owners have recently placed orders for Suezmax tankers and market pundits have discussed the merits ...

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DSME Back at MAN Diesel & Turbo

DSME Back at MAN Diesel & Turbo

MAN Diesel & Turbo has received an order for four MAN B&W 5G70ME-GI engines in connection with Daewoo ...

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SHI Scores LNG Carrier Triplet Order

SHI Scores LNG Carrier Triplet Order

On October 13, Samsung Heavy Industries won an order amounting to USD 620 million for three LNG carriers from an ...

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Wärtsilä to Provide Gas Handling Systems for Largest ...

Wärtsilä to Provide Gas Handling Systems for Largest Ethane Carriers

Samsung Heavy Industries has ordered Wärtsilä gas handling systems for a set of  six new 87,000 cm3 capacity very ...

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