According to the Asia Pulse, the Daewoo Shipbuilding Marine & Engineering Co., said it had won a 504m order to build an offshore drill ship
The deal, from a U.S. company, calls for Daewoo Shipbuilding to deliver the semi-submersible ship by February 2010.
The South Korean company won a total of $4.3b worth of orders in 2006 to build offshore facilities
such as platforms and rigs.
For 2007, Daewoo Shipbuilding expects more than $3b in orders to build such facilities.
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