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HHI Received AiP for Ammonia Carrier with Ammonia Fuel Propulsion

Published Sep 21, 2021 7:36 PM by The Maritime Executive

In the race to develop commercial ammonia technology for the shipping industry, South Korea’s Hyundai Heavy Industries and K...


Germany’s FSG Shipyard Wins First Order Since 2020 Insolvency

Published Sep 20, 2021 7:19 PM by The Maritime Executive

Seventeen months after filing for insolvency, Germany’s Flensburger Schiffbau-Gesellschaft (FSG) shipyard has won its first...


Philippines Creates Tax Incentives to Attract Shipbuilding Investors

Published Sep 20, 2021 5:49 PM by The Maritime Executive

The Philippines is rolling out a string of measures in the hopes of reviving its shipbuilding and ship repair sector, which was hi...


ABS Joins DSME to Explore Designs for a Very Large CO2 Carrier

Published Sep 16, 2021 10:57 PM by The Maritime Executive

ABS announced Thursday that it is partnering with South Korean shipbuilder DSME to develop designs for a 70,000 cubic meter very l...


Samsung Heavy Industries Shuts its Ningbo Plant

Published Sep 14, 2021 5:59 PM by The Maritime Executive

A rapidly changing shipbuilding industry has prompted South Korea’s Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI) to shut one of its plants...


South Korean Government Pledges Premium Ship Construction Leadership

Published Sep 9, 2021 6:08 PM by The Maritime Executive

The South Korean government unveiled its new “K-Ship” program designed to build and maintain the country’s leade...


Evergreen Orders $1B in Feeder Ships as Orderbook Nears All-Time High

Published Sep 9, 2021 5:01 PM by The Maritime Executive

The rush to build new containerships is continuing with orders poised to set a record for the total orderbook before the end of 20...


SEA-LNG: Orders for Dual-Fuel LNG Vessels Accelerating in 2021

Published Sep 7, 2021 7:46 PM by The Maritime Executive

SEA-LNG, the Industry coalition established to promote the advancement of LNG, issued an analysis of the new ship construction ord...


SHI Advances Merchant Vessel Autonomy With Collision-Avoidance Test

Published Sep 6, 2021 1:03 PM by The Maritime Executive

Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI) has achieved another milestone towards the commercialization of an autonomous ship collision avoida...


Shipbuilding Boom Reaches Great Lakes: 10 “Super-Eco” Lakers Ordered

Published Sep 3, 2021 7:38 PM by The Maritime Executive

The rapid growth in shipbuilding orders in 2021 has now reached the Great Lakes with one of the largest newbuilding orders for the...

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