Monday, July 27, 2015

South Korean Shipyards Struggling As Offshore Strategy Fails

  By Rose Kim, Jungah Lee and Michael S. Arnold (Bloomberg) — The deep-ocean strategy is coming back to bite South Korean shipyards. Hyundai Heavy Industries Co., Daewoo Shipbuilding &...

July 27, 2015
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Tuesday, May 26, 2015
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Maritime News

2000 Club – World’s Biggest Shipbuilder Hits Delivery Milestone

  South Korea’s Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI), the world’s biggest shipbuilder, announced a new milestone Tuesday with the recent delivery of its 2,000th ship. The milestone was reached with the delivery of...

May 26, 2015
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Friday, February 13, 2015
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Engineering News

World’s Largest Shipbuilder Reports $2 Billion Loss in 2014

South Korea's Hyundai Heavy Industries, the world's largest shipbuilder, has reported operating loss of KRW 3.25 trillion in 2014, or about USD $2.96 billion.

February 13, 2015
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Tuesday, January 20, 2015

Hyundai Heavy’s Next-Generation Drillship Design Receives ABS Approval in Principle

The American Bureau of Shipping says it has awarded approval in principle (AIP) for Hyundai Heavy Industries' next-generation HD12000 heavy duty, wide beam drillship designed for ultra-deep water and harsh conditions.

January 20, 2015
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Tuesday, November 18, 2014

CSCL Globe – Introducing the New World’s Largest Containership

Move over Triple-E's, there's a new big dog in town.

November 18, 2014
Total Views: 196

Thursday, March 20, 2014

PHOTOS: Drillship Derrick Heavy Lift at HHI

Here's a series of photos showing the placement of the drilling derrick onboard Diamond Offshore Drilling's new ultra-deep water drillship, Ocean BlackLion at Hyundai Heavy Industries' shipyard in Ulsan, South Korea.

March 20, 2014
Total Views: 52

Monday, January 20, 2014
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HHI Cuts Steel on Next World’s Largest Containership

South Korea's Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI), the world’s largest shipbuilder, has cut steel on the first of five 19,000 TEU containerships for China Shipping Container Lines (Hong Kong) Co., Ltd, marking the official start of construction on the soon-to-be record breaking ships.

January 20, 2014
Total Views: 15

Thursday, December 12, 2013
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Engineering News

UASC to Retrofit Mega-Containership Fleet with Dual Fuel Power

United Arab Shipping Company (UASC) has announced today plans to retrofit its future fleet of ultra-large (14,000 – 18,000 TEU) containerships with dual-fuel power capability. The vessels, which include five...

December 12, 2013
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Thursday, August 29, 2013

Hyundai Heavy to Build 18,000 TEU Containerships for UASC

United Arab Shipping Company (UASC) on Thursday confirmed a 10-vessel order with South Korea's Hyundai Heavy Industries, which includes five 18,000 TEU containerships.

August 29, 2013
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Friday, June 28, 2013

$745 Million to ‘Inactivate’ USS Enterprise

Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced this week that the company has been awarded a contract for the inactivation of the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS Enterprise (CVN 65)... for $745 million.

June 28, 2013
Total Views: 20

Thursday, June 6, 2013
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HHI and Wartsila Win Bid for New Heavy Construction Vessel

Wärtsilä announced today they have won the design contract for a large heavy construction vessel (HCV) to be built at Hyundai Heavy Industries for Subsea 7. Their VS 4285 HCV design...

June 6, 2013
Total Views: 17

Wednesday, May 29, 2013
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Diamond Offshore Orders New $755 Million Semi, Signs Contract with BP

Diamond Offshore Drilling, Inc. (NYSE: DO) signed an agreement today with Hyundai Heavy Industries Co. to build a new Moss CS60E design, harsh environment semisubmersible drilling rig. The 10,000’ dynamically positioned rig...

May 29, 2013
Total Views: 21

Friday, May 10, 2013
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HHI Ends China Slump with 18,400 TEU Containerships

Hyundai Heavy Industries Co. failed for eight years to win ship orders from China. That ended when it pledged to build the world’s biggest container carrier.

May 10, 2013
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Largest Container Ships Help Hyundai Heavy Crack China

(Bloomberg) — Hyundai Heavy Industries Co. failed for eight years to win ship orders from China. That ended when it pledged to build the world’s biggest container carrier. China Shipping...

May 10, 2013
Total Views: 38

Wednesday, May 8, 2013
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Subsea 7 Signs Newbuild Order with HHI for Heavy Construction Vessel

Subsea 7 announced today that it has ordered a new DP3 heavy construction and flexible pipelay vessel from Hyundai Heavy Industries. Powered by six main engines in two engine rooms...

May 8, 2013
Total Views: 11

Tuesday, May 7, 2013

HHI Introduces Miniature Shipbuilding Robots

Hyundai Heavy Industries, the world’s largest shipbuilder (and also a leading industrial robot manufacturer), says it has developed miniature welding robots for building ships.

May 7, 2013
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Monday, May 6, 2013

Hyundai to Build World’s Largest Container Ships for CSCL

CSCL orders five 18,400 teu containerships from HHI.

May 6, 2013
Total Views: 137

Thursday, May 2, 2013
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SEACOR Orders Pair of VLGCs from Hyundai Heavy

After a $10.9 million loss in the first quarter this year, SEACOR Holdings’ (NYSE:CKH) Executive Chairman of the Board, Charles Fabrikant was justifiably unhappy with his company’s results.  However, it’s...

May 2, 2013
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Thursday, March 14, 2013

Edda Accommodation Orders Next-Generation Accommodation Vessel

Building on the success of the world’s only monohulled, DP3 accommodation vessel, the Edda Fides, Edda Accommodation says it is building new ship that will truly raise the bar in...

March 14, 2013
Total Views: 17

Wednesday, March 13, 2013
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Capital Shipmanagement’s First Boxship Newbuildings Arrive from Hyundai Heavy

LR-classed Alexandros and Aristotelis are the first of five new 5,000 teu super-efficient new ships, all to be delivered from HHI Gunsan by June 2013, that sees Capital expand its operations into the container...

March 13, 2013
Total Views: 12