Grimaldi Orders MAN B&W Two-Stroke Propulsion Engines/Turbocharger Package as Part of New Hybrid Generation

Grimaldi Orders MAN B&W Two-Stroke Propulsion Engines/Turbocharger Package as Part of New Hybrid Generation

MAN Energy Solutions has won the order to supply 18 × MAN B&W 9S50ME-C9.6 TIER II-compliant main engines for 9 × 7,800 lane-metre RoRo vessels intended for operation in the Mediterranean Sea. The …
Feb 12, 2019 /  Curious
LPG-Fuelled ME-LGIP to Power Chinese VLGC

LPG-Fuelled ME-LGIP to Power Chinese VLGC

Further shipowners turning to LGP in advance of 2020 emissions deadline Jiangnan Shipyard, owned by China State Shipbuilding Corp (CSSC), has ordered an LPG-burning MAN B&W 6G60ME-LGIP engine in connection with the …
Feb 1, 2019 /  Vessels
Hyundai Heavy wins US$286mln order for the construction of three very large oil carriers

Hyundai Heavy wins US$286mln order for the construction of three very large oil carriers

Hyundai Heavy Industries Co., the world's top shipbuilder by sales, said Wednesday that it has clinched a 320 billion won (US$286 million) deal to build three very large crude carriers (VLCCs). Caption: A very large …
Jan 30, 2019 /  Curious
Wilhelmsen Ship Management selected as the manager for Pardus Energy’s FSRU

Wilhelmsen Ship Management selected as the manager for Pardus Energy’s FSRU

Wilhelmsen Ship Management (WSM) has entered into a management agreement with Pardus Energy for their new building FSRU WSM will be providing ship management services for the new Floating Storage and Regasification Unit …
Jan 24, 2019 /  Vessels
Hyundai Heavy Industries signs up TMC for Roncador tankers

Hyundai Heavy Industries signs up TMC for Roncador tankers

TMC Compressors of the Seas (TMC) has signed a contract to supply complete marine compressed air systems for two shuttle tankers that Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) is building for Norwegian tank operator Knutsen NYK …
Jan 22, 2019 /  Curious
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
Fire-hit Maersk Honam to be shipped to Hyundai Heavy for rebuilding

Fire-hit Maersk Honam to be shipped to Hyundai Heavy for rebuilding

International sources say the ship has been cut in two at the Drydock World Dubai (UAE). The heavy-lift vessel Xin Guang Hua will transport the 228.5-meter-long sound section, from midship to stern, to South Korean …
Jan 15, 2019 /  Vessels
Hyundai Heavy seeks to win US$15.9 bln worth of deals in 2019

Hyundai Heavy seeks to win US$15.9 bln worth of deals in 2019

South Korea's Hyundai Heavy Industries Group said Thursday its three arms are seeking to secure combined deals worth US$15.9 billion this year in the shipbuilding segment. The combined target of Hyundai Heavy Industries …
Jan 4, 2019 /  Finance
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
TMS CARDIFF GAS announces four long-term time charter contracts with SHELL and places newbuilding orders for additional X Carrier Series of LNG ships

TMS CARDIFF GAS announces four long-term time charter contracts with SHELL and places newbuilding orders for additional X Carrier Series of LNG ships

TMS Cardiff Gas has signed additional contracts with Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) & Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI) of Korea for the construction of 174,000 cubic meter LNG carriers with XDF propulsion. This …
Dec 20, 2018 /  Vessels