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  • 1 November 2017

    Following limited contracting in the bulk carrier sector in the last three years, ordering has started to pick up with 17.1 million dwt contracted in the first nine months of 2017. By the end of September 2017, the orderbook totalled 623 vessels of 64 million dwt, equivalent to 7.9% of fleet capacity, close to the historical low of […]

  • 2 December 2013
    Business & Finance

    DHT Holdings, Inc. today announced that it has reached an agreement with Hyundai Heavy Industries Co., Ltd. (“HHI”) in South Korea for the construction of two very large crude carriers (“VLCCs”) with a contract price of $92.7 million each, including certain additions and upgrades to the standard specification. The vessels are 300,000 deadweight tons (“dwt”) […]

  • 6 February 2018
    Business & Finance

    Daewoo Shipbuilding has secured a contract to build two liquefied natural gas (LNG) carriers.

  • 2 September 2011

    Containership orders are increasing at a dramatic rate, analysis from Braemar’s Seascope’s research division has revealed… (Exim) [mappress] Source: Exim, September 2, 2011.

  • 4 October 2016
    Business & Finance

    Overall contracting of new vessels plunged in the three-month period from July to September to a mere 88 units, according to data provided by Clarkson Research. When compared to the same period in 2015, the orders dropped by some 81 percent from 481 vessel orders. Due to an oversupply in the shipping market, accompanied by low freight rates, […]

  • 18 December 2015
    Business & Finance

    Singapore Exchange-listed Triyards Holdings Limited continues to push beyond the offshore oil & gas (O&G) sector with its latest string of contracts worth USD 45.5 million, despite the current environment. One of the newly minted contracts will see the group construct a scientific research vessel for a new client Taiwan Ocean Research Institute, National Applied Research Laboratories (TORI), a […]

  • 6 December 2013
    Business & Finance

    Danish Yachts are to build the first in their second series of carbon fibre SWATH vessels, due for delivery in 2014 for operation in Northern Europe. With construction already underway, this will bring the fleet total to five vessels by the middle of next year, achieved in just eighteen months. The design of the vessel […]

  • 20 March 2020
    Equipment, Project & Tenders

    Swedish engineering group Sandvik Materials Technology said it has received large orders for advanced tubes for the energy segment. The orders were booked in the first quarter 2020 at a combined value of about SEK 630 million ($61 million). According to the company, the deliveries are scheduled as from the second half of 2020. “I […]

  • 26 November 2013
    Business & Finance

      Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI) from South Korea, has been awarded a contract for the construction of five containership units worth USD 422 million. The vessels were ordered by an unrevealed Asian ship owner. SHI further revealed in a regulatory filing to the Korea Stock Exchange that it will deliver the vessels by the end […]

  • 12 June 2013
    Business & Finance

    IHC Merwede announced that it has recently secured orders to the value of €125million for a wide range of new cutter suction dredgers (CSDs) and related equipment. The latest sales agreements confirmed by the company include a new custom-built CSD and a further 12 units that will be supplied by IHC Beaver Dredgers. The contract […]

  • 29 July 2016
    Business & Finance

    South Korean shipbuilding major Daewoo Shipbuilding and Marine Engineering (DSME) said that an order worth KRW 1.58 trillion (USD 1.42 billion) has been cancelled. According to the company’s stock exchange filing, the order was for one fixed oil production platform, placed in 2013 by a European shipowner. DSME added that the termination is not expected to have an […]

  • 29 August 2017

    Over the past four months owners have been busy ordering new tankers, keeping the crude oil tanker fleet expansion on course for a six-year-high, measured in DWT, BIMCO said. However, the fleet growth percentage is down from last years’ 5.9%, to 4.7% for the full year of 2017. The order book included 14 LR2 and 14 […]

  • 2 March 2017
    Equipment, Project & Tenders

    Plexus Holdings has been awarded a well order from Nexen Petroleum UK (Nexen) for the Glengorm exploration well in the Central North Sea.  Under the terms of the contract, Plexus will supply Nexen with its POS-GRIP wellhead and Tersus mudline equipment. Nexen has selected Plexus’ high pressure/high temperature (HPHT) 18-3/4″ 15M MK2 single stack wellhead […]

  • 17 August 2017

    The second quarter of the year saw a total of 32 product tankers ordered as owners rushed to quench their thirst for newbuilding tonnage amid attractive asset prices. A total of 10 Handysize vessels and 22 Middle Range (MR) tankers have been ordered along with 18 Long Range (LR) 2 vessels, which corresponds to 2.4% […]

  • 22 September 2017
    Business & Finance

    Since the beginning of the second half of this year, shipowners have ramped up dry bulk ordering, bringing the newbuild count to 110 new ships in the last three months. The number has almost doubled when compared to 63 newbuilding orders from the first half of this year, according to the data from VesselsValue. Interestingly […]

  • 23 August 2012

    In the first half of 2012, the global economic downturn and weak international trading activities continued to exert pressure on the shipping industry, which has been struggling since the second half of 2011. The imbalance between supply and demand of the shipping industry further worsened, leading to a reduced overall shipbuilding demand, and new shipbuilding […]

  • 11 July 2014
    Business & Finance

    Prosperity Investment, a wholly-owned subsidiary of China COSCO, has placed an order for eight new bulk carriers at China Shipbuilding Trading and Chengxi Shipyard. In addition, COSCO has placed another order with Shanhaiguan Shipbuilding for two bulk carriers.   The combined budget for all ten newbuilds is approximately $263m. China Shipbuilding Trading and Chengxi Shipyard will build […]

  • 25 October 2013
    Business & Finance

    d’Amico International Shipping S.A., an international marine transportation company, operating in the product tanker market, announced that its operating subsidiary d’Amico Tankers Limited (Ireland) has entered in a shipbuilding contract for the purchase of four additional product chemical tanker vessels (39,000 dwt Handysize) at the price of US$ 31.2 million/each, with Hyundai Mipo Dockyard Co. […]

  • 10 January 2018
    Business & Finance

    Containership newbuilding orders jumped by 139.5 percent reaching 671,641 TEU in 2017, Alphaliner revealed.

  • 11 September 2013

    Viking Cruises has increased its order for additional Viking Longships, bringing the total number of new ships launching in 2014 from 12 to 14 vessels. The increased order reflects the popularity of river cruising as the fastest growing-segment of the travel industry and the leadership position of Viking, the world’s leading river cruise line. By […]

  • 12 February 2013

    Technomar, a shipping company based in Greece, has ordered a pair of containerships from Hanjin Heavy Industries & Construction shipyard in the Subic Bay, the Philippines, SeaShipNews reports. The order for 6,900 teu vessels comes with an option for two more of the same type. Allegedly, the vessels will be equipped with eco-friendly features. What […]

  • 21 January 2019
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    Sandvik Materials Technology has received several orders for advanced tubes for the oil and gas industry. The contract has a combined value of about 1 billion SEK ($111 million), with the majority being for umbilical tubes. Orders were booked in the first quarter of 2019 and deliveries are scheduled as from the second half of […]