According to a report on Reuters, South Korea's Daewoo Shipbuilding and Marine Engineering has won a deal to build five 13,100 TEU containerships for Hyundai Merchant Marine, for a reported
$639m. (Source: Reuters)
Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) has received an order for a very large liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) carrier able to navigate the Panama Canal from Astomos Energy Corp.
Singapore's Swissco Holdings say they have placed orders with China shipyards for two anchor handling tug supply vessels (“AHTS”) and a fast utility/crew boat with a one plus one option.
Epic Gas Ltd. says it has contracted Kyokuyo Shipyard Corporation in Japan to build two 11,000 cbm fully-pressurised gas carriers to be delivered in 2016.
Hapag-Lloyd and CSAV are currently maintaining dialogue regarding the possibilities of mutual interest should the companies engage in a business partnership or any other form of association.
Maritime New Zealand (MNZ) welcomes the release of the independent review of its response to the grounding of the Rena, and the announcement of $2 million of government
Maritime services provider Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS) is celebrating the further expansion of its global footprint, following the opening of a new office in Map Ta Phut, Thailand.