HMM held a naming ceremony for a 24,000 TEU-class containership ‘HMM Algeciras’, the world’s largest containership, at the DSME’s Okpo shipyard in Geoje, Korea.
In-house developed air lubrication system applied to a new dry LNG carrier for the first time in the industry. Expected to save more than 5% fuel compared to existing LNG carriers.
Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering announced on April 4 that it won two large-sized crude oil carrier (VLCC) orders from ship owners in the Americas.
MOL announced that a naming ceremony for the MOL FSRU Challenger was held at the Okpo shipyard of Daewoo Shipbuilding in Korea on September 28.
Maersk Drilling has taken delivery of its fourth XLE jack-up rig, the Maersk Invincible, from DSME in South Korea.
Shipbuilders at General Dynamics NASSCO celebrated the christening and launch of the Constitution, the sixth ship in a series of eight eco-friendly tankers constructed at the company’s San Diego-based shipyard.
ABS, convened industry partners in Houston to sign an agreement that outlines objectives for the second stage of a pioneering unified JIP for standardization.
Transocean Ltd said it had agreed with customer Shell EP Wells Equipment Wells Services BV and shipyard Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering Co to delay the operating and delivery contracts of two new ultra-deepwater drillships by 12 months.
Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC) announced the launch of their newest cargo ship MSC Oscar, which when launched in January 2015, will be the largest containership in the world with the capacity of 19,224 TEU.