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Keppel O&M Tests Engines Built for H2/LNG Blend

Published Jul 22, 2021 3:24 PM by The Maritime Executive

The technology group Wärtsilä has reached an agreement with Singaporean shipbuilder Keppel O&M to install a set of h...

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Surging Steel Prices Hurt Shipbuilders While Driving-Up Scrap Values

Published Jul 21, 2021 6:46 PM by The Maritime Executive

A surge in the price of steel is beginning to have an impact across the shipping industry. Shipbuilders are expected to experience...

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Mitsui E&S Delivers Last Commercial Ship Ending Shipbuilding Business

Published Jul 21, 2021 4:35 PM by The Maritime Executive

Mitsui E&S Shipbuilding Co. announced the delivery of a new 66,000 dwt bulk carrier. The twenty-third vessel in its class, it...

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North Star Plans World's First Hybrid Daughter Craft for Offshore Wind

Published Jul 20, 2021 8:29 PM by The Maritime Executive

The world’s first hybrid-powered daughter craft boats for the offshore wind market will be built in the UK for North Star Re...

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Chinese Shipbuilding Rebounds Including Innovative VLCC Designs

Published Jul 19, 2021 8:17 PM by The Maritime Executive

As the newbuild market continues to heat up with orders running strongly ahead of recent years, Chinese officials are promoting th...

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Hyundai Heavy Hits its Annual Sales Target Five Months Early

Published Jul 15, 2021 11:56 PM by The Maritime Executive

In another indicator of the booming shipbuilding market,  Korea Shipbuilding & Offshore Engineering (KSOE) - the holding...

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$350 Million Expansion Planned for Grand Bahama Shipyard

Published Jul 15, 2021 6:01 PM by The Maritime Executive

Efforts are underway to expand the capabilities of the Grand Bahama Shipyard located at Freeport in the Bahamas. According to the...

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Newbuilding Orders Reach 13-Year High for South Korea

Published Jul 12, 2021 5:01 PM by The Maritime Executive

The volumes of new ship orders received by South Korea’s shipbuilders hit a 13-year high during the first half of 2021. The...

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Ciramar and Fassmer Launch Dominicana Caribbean Shipyards

Published Jul 9, 2021 12:15 PM by The Maritime Executive

Ciramar Shipyards, a renowned company in the repair, maintenance, and construction of vessels, signed a strategic alliance with Fa...

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Eastern Shipbuilding Opens New Shipyard in Port St. Joe

Published Jul 8, 2021 3:17 PM by The Maritime Executive

On Thursday, Eastern Shipbuilding Group held a grand opening ceremony for its new dockside facility at Port St. Joe, a 40-acre sit...

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