BW Group names third FSRU BW Magna

BW Group names third FSRU BW Magna

Singapore-based gas shipping giant BW Group on Monday informed it has named its newbuild FSRU at the South Korean Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME). In a brief statement through its social media …
Feb 11, 2019 /  Vessels
Hyundai Merchant Marine Names New VLCC Universal Leader

Hyundai Merchant Marine Names New VLCC Universal Leader

On January 29, 2019. HMM held a naming ceremony for a 300,000 dwt Very Large Crude Oil Carrier (VLCC), the ‘Universal Leader’, at the Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME)’s Okpo shipyard …
Jan 29, 2019 /  Vessels
Daewoo Shipbuilding, Hyundai Heavy win string of crude carrier orders

Daewoo Shipbuilding, Hyundai Heavy win string of crude carrier orders

South Korea’s major shipbuilders have started the year on a buoyant note, winning new orders at a strong clip. Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering Co. (DSME) said Friday it has bagged a 210 billion won …
Jan 18, 2019 /  Curious
Daewoo Shipbuilding wins US$365mln order for the construction of four VLCCs

Daewoo Shipbuilding wins US$365mln order for the construction of four VLCCs

Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering Co., a major shipyard here, said Monday that it has clinched a 410-billion won (US$365 million) deal to build four very large crude carriers (VLCCs). Under the deal with an …
Jan 16, 2019 /  Vessels
South Korean shipbuilders to benefit from LNG ship orders in 2019

South Korean shipbuilders to benefit from LNG ship orders in 2019

South Korean shipbuilders are expected to continue to benefit from a growing number of liquefied natural gas (LNG) ship orders this year, people in the industry said Tuesday. In 2019, the world's overall LNG ship orders …
Jan 2, 2019 /  Curious
Daewoo Shipbuilding wins LNG ship order in Oceania region

Daewoo Shipbuilding wins LNG ship order in Oceania region

Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering Co. (DSME), the world's second-biggest shipbuilder by sales, said Friday (Dec14) it has won a liquefied natural gas (LNG) ship order in the Oceania region. A shipper in the …
Dec 17, 2018 /  Vessels
South Korea’s DSME launches Flex LNG carrier

South Korea’s DSME launches Flex LNG carrier

South Korea’s Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME) launched on Saturday a brand new liquefied natural gas carrier for Oslo-listed Flex LNG, the shipping company controlled by billionaire John …
Dec 11, 2018 /  Vessels
DSME awarded shipbuilding contract by Maran Gas for one LNG carrier

DSME awarded shipbuilding contract by Maran Gas for one LNG carrier

Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering Co. (DSME), one of the largest shipbuilders in the world, said Monday it has received an order to build a liquefied natural gas ship for a Greek company. Caption: Maran Gas …
Dec 10, 2018 /  Curious
DSME wins US$370 mln order for 2 LNG carriers

DSME wins US$370 mln order for 2 LNG carriers

Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering Co. (DSME), the world's second-largest shipbuilder by orders, said Wednesday it has clinched a US$370 million deal to build two LNG carriers. Under the deal with an …
Dec 5, 2018 /  Vessels
GTT receives an order from DSME for tank design of two LNG carriers for a European shipowner

GTT receives an order from DSME for tank design of two LNG carriers for a European shipowner

GTT received an order from the South Korean shipyard Daewoo Shipbuilding and Marine Engineering (DSME) for the tank design of two new 173,400 m3  LNG carriers (LNGC). These units will be built on behalf of a …
Nov 22, 2018 /  Curious