Thursday, December 13, 2012
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Friday, November 16, 2012
Transpetro Gives EAS a Second Chance, Calls for the Construction of Four Tankers
RIO DE JANEIRO—-The transportation arm of Brazilian state-owned energy giant Petroleo Brasileiro SA (PBR, PETR4.BR), or Petrobras, said Friday that it had given troubled shipyard Estaleiro Atlantico Sul the green...
Wednesday, July 11, 2012
Batista’s OSX May Win Petrobras Deal on Rival’s Ship Delays
(Bloomberg) — OSX Brasil SA, the shipbuilder controlled by Brazil’s richest man, stands to benefit from a rival’s failure to deliver vessels on time for offshore oil production. So do...
Monday, May 28, 2012
Brazilian Shipbuilding Fail, Transpetro Sets Ultimatum for Struggling Yard
RIO DE JANEIRO (Dow Jones)–The transportation arm of Brazilian state-owned energy giant Petroleo Brasileiro (PBR, PETR4.BR), or Petrobras, has suspended a contract to purchase 16 vessels from the Estaleiro Atlantico Sul shipyard, which...
Friday, March 16, 2012
Brazilian Shipbuilding “Renaissance” Stalls, Samsung Heavy Sells Stake in Struggling Shipyard
RIO DE JANEIRO (Dow Jones)–South Korea’s Samsung Heavy Industries Co. (010140.SE), the world’s second-largest shipbuilder by sales, sold its 6% stake in troubled Brazilian shipyard Estaleiro Atlantico Sul, Brazilian business daily...
Tuesday, March 6, 2012
Brazilian Shipbuilder Plagued by Strikes and Financial Issues Requests Help from Samsung Heavy
SEOUL (Dow Jones)–Samsung Heavy Industries Co. (010140.SE), the world’s second-largest shipbuilder by sales, said Wednesday it is considering a request for help from Brazilian shipbuilder Estaleiro AtlanticoSul, or EAS. “We...
Thursday, December 8, 2011
Brazil’s Growing Pains: Can Local Shipbuilders Meet Brazil’s Growing Offshore Demand?
RIO DE JANEIRO (Dow Jones)–Brazil is hinging its economic future on crude oil, betting that huge fields discovered in recent years will create the basis for an industrial boom that...
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