According to a Nov. 1 report from Bloomberg, Russian and French shipbuilders have signed an agreement to set up a consortium to build military and civilian ships.
MacGregor, part of Cargotec, has secured a deck equipment contract from New Times Shipyard in China for Intership Navigation Co Ltd.'s three new 36,500 dwt laker-class bulk carriers.
Seacor Marine is building ever larger and more powerful mono-hull crew/supply boats. The first of these to be delivered is the 202x34-foot Alex F. McCall with some very impressive statistics.
It isn’t always about the rate.
In a robust boatbuilding market – like the one we see now – even the most successful, financially stable operators need to borrow.