Daewoo Shipbuilding Wins Orders from Norway and Greece
Monday, February 27, 2006
Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering Co Ltd has won orders from Norway and Greece worth $530M.
The shipbuilder said it secured an order from Norway's Odfjell Invest I Ltd to build a semi-submersible drilling rig and a deal from Kristen Navigation Inc of Greece to build a very large crude-oil carrier (VLCC), taking its order book to 2.29 bln usd so far this year.
The company did not disclose the financial terms of the individual deals.
It has set a full-year target of 10 bln usd for overseas orders.