South Korea's Samsung Heavy Industries
Co. said on Saturday it won $330 million in orders to build a liquefied natural gas (LNG) carrier for BP Amoco Plc and two large container vessels for Hong Kong's Orient Overseas Container Line Ltd (OOCL) - scheduled for delivery in early 2004.
BP Amoco would pay Samsung Heavy $170 million for a 138,000-cu. m. LNG carrier, a Samsung spokesman said.
The two container ships for OOCL, a unit of Hong Kong-based Orient Overseas International Ltd would measure 7,400 TEU.