South Korea's Daewoo Heavy Industries
Co apparently plans to split into three units on October 23, pending an approval from its board of directors. It's unknown at present how the spin off will
effect the world's second largest shipbuilder.
The company planned to divide its shipbuilding and machinery operations and form a third company to manage its debts. The machinery and shipbuilding units are expected to list separately around December 20, pending approval from the Financial Supervisory Service.