S.Korea's Samsung Heavy wins $1.27 bln drillships order

Joseph Keefe
Wednesday, April 09, 2014

Samsung Heavy Industries Co Ltd said on Wednesday it won a 1.34 trillion won ($1.27 billion) order to build two drillships for an unnamed firm based in or near Australia.

The South Korean shipbuilder said in a regulatory filing the contract was expected to be completed by June 2017. ($1 = 1052.3500 Korean Won)

 

Reporting by Joyce Lee / Reuters

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