A March 2 report from The Chosun Ilbo stated that only nine orders for new ships were made in January worldwide, six percent of last year's 151 ships, according to the global shipbuilding industry researcher Clarkson.
(Source: The Chosun Ilbo)
A Nigerian customer has added its ninth Damen dredger to its fleet. The Cutter Suction Dredger type CSD500 was chosen due to the availability of Damen Field Services in Nigeria,
A steel-cutting ceremony was held on September 29 for the lead gas tanker ordered by SCF Group for transportation of liquefied natural gas (LNG) under the Yamal LNG project.
Norway's Aker ASA may decide to merge or otherwise restructure two listed units that have seen strong benefits from the U.S. shale oil energy boom, Aker's Converto