Biggest European shipbuilders collaborate on vessel connectivity

Biggest European shipbuilders collaborate on vessel connectivity

The biggest European shipbuilders have announced a new cooperative initiative to develop and demonstrate a connected vessel platform. This project is named Code Kilo. In order to meet the digitalisation challenges of …
Apr 22, 2019 /  Curious
Hyundai Mipo wins US$107Mln order for 3 container ships

Hyundai Mipo wins US$107Mln order for 3 container ships

Hyundai Mipo Dockyard Co., a mid-sized South Korean shipbuilder, said Thursday that it has secured 120 billion won (US$107 million) worth of orders to build three container vessels. Under the deal with an Asian …
Mar 21, 2019 /  Curious
SCHOTTEL propulsion systems for IMR vessel Paul Candies

SCHOTTEL propulsion systems for IMR vessel Paul Candies

Paul Candies, a new Inspection Maintenance Repair (IMR) vessel built by Candies Shipbuilders and owned by its parent company Otto Candies, LLC, is equipped with three different SCHOTTEL propulsion systems. Its two Combi …
Mar 18, 2019 /  Vessels
Croatia’s troubled shipbuilder selects strategic partner

Croatia’s troubled shipbuilder selects strategic partner

Croatia’s troubled shipbuilder Uljanik has selected domestic shipyard Brodosplit as its strategic partner, the company informed the Zagreb Stock Exchange. Uljanik said in the statement that it would conclude a …
Feb 11, 2019 /  Curious
ABS Issues AIP for Jiangnan’s LNG Jumbo

ABS Issues AIP for Jiangnan’s LNG Jumbo

Approval in Principle for 175,000 CBM Mark III Flex LNG Carrier ABS built on its position as the principal class organization for Chinese LNG shipbuilders by granting an Approval in Principle (AIP) for the “LNG …
Sep 19, 2018 /  Curious
Gondan signs a contract for a new GRP ferry

Gondan signs a contract for a new GRP ferry

GONDAN Shipbuilders has just signed a contract for the construction in 9 months of a new passenger catamaran for a European country. The vessel, which will reach 34 knots at full load, will be driven by two 3,000 hp …
Aug 7, 2018 /  Vessels
South Korea’s State-run creditors to provide 6.7 tln-won lifeline to Daewoo Shipbuilding

South Korea’s State-run creditors to provide 6.7 tln-won lifeline to Daewoo Shipbuilding

South Korea's state-run creditors of Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering Co. (DSME) said Thursday it will provide a fresh rescue package worth 6.7 trillion won (US$5.98 billion) to the ailing shipbuilder, …
Mar 23, 2017 /  Finance
Shipbuilder launches 3D access to real-time data in VR+ module

Shipbuilder launches 3D access to real-time data in VR+ module

Shipbuilder has started a real virtual reality (VR) revolution that enables full visual access to new and existing maritime projects. Geert Schouten, director at Shipbuilder: “We are the first organisation …
Dec 21, 2016 /  Curious
Davie Is The First Canadian Shipyard To Obtain ISO 14001:2015 Certification

Davie Is The First Canadian Shipyard To Obtain ISO 14001:2015 Certification

A few weeks after becoming the first shipyard in Canada to earn the ISO 9001:2015 certification, Davie Shipbuilding succeeded in meeting the latest globally-recognised environmental standards. Davie Shipbuilding, …
Dec 6, 2016 /  Curious
Davie: A Catalyst For Economic Growth Within The Province of Quebec and Canada

Davie: A Catalyst For Economic Growth Within The Province of Quebec and Canada

Davie Shipbuilding – Canada’s largest and highest capacity shipbuilder – yesterday released key economic data on its contribution to the provincial and Canadian economy. In the context of recent …
Nov 8, 2016 /  Finance