Samsung Heavy Wins Deal for Two More LNG Carriers

LNG CarrierIllustration. Source: Flickr – under the CC BY-SA 2.0 license; Image by: Kees Torn

South Korean shipbuilder Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI) has received an order for the construction of two liquefied natural gas (LNG) carriers.

The ships will be built for an undisclosed shipowner from the Bermuda region, SHI said in a stock exchange filing on June 7.

As informed, the newbuilds are planned to be delivered by the end of June 2022.

According to the shipbuilder, the newest LNG carrier deal is worth about KRW 450 billion (USD 380 million).

SHI revealed that its orderbook for 2019 now stands at eleven vessels worth USD 3 billion.

The orderbook comprises ten LNG carriers and one floating production storage and offloading (FPSO) unit.

Related: SHI Builds 1st LNG-Fueled Ships with Its Own Technology

Share this article

Follow World Maritime News

In Depth>

Events>

<< Dec 2019 >>
MTWTFSS
25 26 27 28 29 30 1
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
30 31 1 2 3 4 5

Maritime Reconnaissance and Surveillance Technology

As varied threats in the Mediterranean Sea continue to proliferate, the need to advance…

read more >

2nd GREENTECH IN SHIPPING GLOBAL FORUM

Forum you will find out from the regulators, government bodies and major ports’ representatives what the near…

read more >

7th Annual Arctic Exchange

Every year the Exchange invites delegates from across the globe to come together to listen to key senior management teams…

read more >