Shipbuilding News

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...


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...


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...


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...


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...


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...


$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...


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...


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...


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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