LR awards world’s first digital type approval to HHI

LR awards world’s first digital type approval to HHI

Hyundai Heavy Industries Co., Ltd. (HHI) has received type approval from LR for the network security digital component of its Integrated Smartship Solution (ISS), confirming that the approved component performs its …
Aug 19, 2019 /  Curious
Ocean Yield announces delivery of VLCC newbuilding with 15-year charter

Ocean Yield announces delivery of VLCC newbuilding with 15-year charter

Ocean Yield ASA announced earlier today that it has taken delivery of the VLCC Nissos Antiparos. The vessel was delivered from the yard Hyundai Heavy Industries in South Korea and is the fourth and final VLCC that has …
Jul 24, 2019 /  Vessels
Knutsen names LNG carrier newbuild at Hyundai Heavy Industries

Knutsen names LNG carrier newbuild at Hyundai Heavy Industries

Norwegian shipping company Knutsen named its second liquefied natural gas (LNG) carrier newbuild of the year at the South Korean Hyundai Heavy Industries shipyard. The company said through a brief social media …
Jul 16, 2019 /  Vessels
Spotted: Knutsen’s 12th LNG carrier departs HHI shipyard

Spotted: Knutsen’s 12th LNG carrier departs HHI shipyard

Norwegian shipping company Knutsen said it has expanded its liquefied natural gas carrier fleet to 12 vessels as its latest newbuild Adriano Knutsen is set to depart the South Korean Hyundai Heavy Industries …
Jul 10, 2019 /  Vessels
Ocean Yield ASA announces delivery of VLCC newbuilding with 15-year charter

Ocean Yield ASA announces delivery of VLCC newbuilding with 15-year charter

Ocean Yield ASA announced earlier today that it has taken delivery of the VLCC Nissos Santorini today.  Image for illustrative purposes only - Photo credits: Okeanis Eco Tankers   The vessel was …
Jul 5, 2019 /  Vessels
Bahri Signs MoU With International Maritime Industries And Hyundai Heavy Industries For Building Of New VLCCs

Bahri Signs MoU With International Maritime Industries And Hyundai Heavy Industries For Building Of New VLCCs

Bahri, a global leader in logistics and transportation, announces the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with International Maritime Industries (IMI) and Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) to build new Very Large …
Jul 4, 2019 /  Vessels
Saudi Aramco signs 12 agreements with South Korean partners worth billions of dollars

Saudi Aramco signs 12 agreements with South Korean partners worth billions of dollars

Saudi Aramco and its affiliates signed 12 agreements with major South Korean companies to reinforce relationships with South Korea, expand international operations, and support the region’s energy security with the …
Jun 26, 2019 /  Curious
Jotun Signs Agreement with World's Largest Shipbuilder

Jotun Signs Agreement with World's Largest Shipbuilder

Jotun has announced that it has signed a memorandum of understanding with the world’s largest shipyards for a new type of marine paint that reduces solvent emissions by up to 90 percent. Caption: From left: …
Jun 14, 2019 /  Curious
Ocean Yield announces delivery of VLCC newbuilding with 15-year charter

Ocean Yield announces delivery of VLCC newbuilding with 15-year charter

Ocean Yield ASA announced earlier today that it has taken delivery of the VLCC Nissos Despotiko. Caption: Crude Oil Tanker Nissos Therassia - Image courtesy of Cengiz Tokgöz (For illustrative purposes …
Jun 10, 2019 /  Vessels
HHI receives approval for VLCC 'eco-tanker' design

HHI receives approval for VLCC 'eco-tanker' design

LR presented AiP to HHI in a ceremony at Nor-Shipping 2019, taking place this week in Oslo, Norway LR has presented HHI (Hyundai Heavy Industries Co. Ltd) with approval in principle (AiP) for a Very Large Crude Carrier …
Jun 5, 2019 /  Vessels