Monday, July 19, 2021
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Offshore

Samsung Heavy Industries Eyes Entry in Renewables Market with Floating Wind Turbine Design

South Korean shipbuilder Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI) has announced plans to enter the renewables market with the development of a large-scale floating wind turbine. The shipbuilder has received an Approval...

July 19, 2021
Total Views: 1973

Wednesday, June 9, 2021
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Environment

Samsung Heavy Industries Sets Sights on Nuclear Powered Ships to Combat Climate Change

South Korean shipbuilder Samsung Heavy Industries has announced plans to develop nuclear power plant technology for ships as the industry seeks ways to reduce and eventually eliminate its carbon emissions....

June 9, 2021
Total Views: 7386

Friday, April 9, 2021
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Offshore

Samsung Heavy Industry Unveils New Wind Turbine Installation Vessel Design

South Korean shipbuilder Samsung Heavy Industries has unveiled a new proprietary Wind Turbine Installation Vessel (WTIV) design that the shipyard will market to the growing offshore wind industry. SHI says...

April 9, 2021
Total Views: 12533

Thursday, March 25, 2021
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Shipbuilding

Orders for Mega Containerships Rise Despite Suez Crisis

How big is too big? By Kyunghee Park (Bloomberg) A huge container ship blocking one of the world’s busiest waterways has done little to deter shipping companies from ordering similarly...

March 25, 2021
Total Views: 2238

Wednesday, February 24, 2021
Shipping

Singapore Port Authority Backs Ammonia Fuel Project

SINGAPORE, Feb 24 (Reuters) – The Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) has joined an industry-led project to advance the use of ammonia as a marine fuel to reduce...

February 24, 2021
Total Views: 890

Tuesday, June 30, 2020
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Maritime News

Samsung Heavy, Bloom Energy Partner to Develop Zero-Emissions Cargo Vessels

By Dimitra Kessenides and Kyunghee Park (Bloomberg) –Samsung Heavy Industries Co. and Bloom Energy have announced an agreement to develop cleaner power for ships by jointly designing fuel cell-powered vessels...

June 30, 2020
Total Views: 30

Tuesday, October 8, 2019
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Maritime News

Samsung Heavy Industries to Build the World Largest Containerships for Evergreen

South Korean shipbuilder Samsung Heavy Industries will build six of the world’s biggest containerships for Taiwanese shipping company Evergreen Marine Corporation in a deal worth $920 million. SHI says the...

October 8, 2019
Total Views: 290

Tuesday, September 24, 2019
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Offshore

Transocean Relinquishes Ownership in Drillship Pair Under Construction

Offshore drilling contractor Transocean has decided to walk away from two drillships under construction at South Korea’s Samsung Heavy Industry. In a statement on Tuesday, the Switzerland-based company said it...

September 24, 2019
Total Views: 69

Tuesday, July 30, 2019
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Environment

Samsung Heavy Industries Develops Korea’s First Marine Lithium-Ion Battery System

Samsung Heavy Industries has unveiled a marine lithium ion battery system intended to reduce fuel consumption, thereby reducing emissions and operating costs. The battery system was developed jointly by SHI...

July 30, 2019
Total Views: 52

Tuesday, April 24, 2018
News

Ocean Rig Postpones Delivery of Newbuild Drillship Ocean Rig Santorini at Samsung Heavy

Offshore driller Ocean Rig has announced it has reached a deal with South Korean shipbuilder Samsung Heavy Industries to postpone the delivery of the newbuild drillship Ocean Rig Santorini by...

April 24, 2018
Total Views: 13

Thursday, February 8, 2018
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Maritime News

Samsung Heavy ‘Cruising’ to 2018 Order Target with $750 Million Order for Eight Containerships

South Korean shipbuilder Samsung Heavy Industries says it has been awarded an order to build eight New-Panamax containerships for an undisclosed Asian owner. The order is valued at about $752...

February 8, 2018
Total Views: 4

Wednesday, January 31, 2018
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Offshore

Samsung Heavy Finds Buyer for Cancelled Stena Drilling Rig

South Korean shipbuilder Samsung Heavy Industries says it has agreed to sell a semi-submersible drilling rig it had originally built for Stena Drilling to an unidentified European company for $500...

January 31, 2018
Total Views: 55

Monday, December 11, 2017
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News

Samsung Heavy CEO Resigns After Surprise Loss Forecast

South Korean shipbuilder Samsung Heavy Industries has appointed a new chief executive officer after the resignation of the former CEO after forecasting another year of losses for the shipbuilder. Last...

December 11, 2017
Total Views: 9

Wednesday, December 6, 2017
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Maritime News

Samsung Heavy Industries Shares Take Record Dive on Share Sale, Loss Forecast

By Kyunghee Park (Bloomberg) — Samsung Heavy Industries Co. plunged the most on record in Seoul trading after forecasting surprise losses and announcing a share sale plan, underscoring the bleak...

December 6, 2017
Total Views: 14

Thursday, November 2, 2017
News

World’s Largest FPSO Departs Samsung Heavy Industries

The world’s largest Floating, Production, Storage and Offloading (FPSO) vessel left the Samsung Heavy Industries shipyard in Geoje, South Korea under tow on Tuesday for its voyage to Nigeria.  The...

November 2, 2017
Total Views: 553

Tuesday, September 5, 2017
Press Releases

Inmarsat signs MoU with Samsung Heavy Industries to deliver applications for new build smart ships

Inmarsat (LSE: ISAT.L) has signed a ground-breaking Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Samsung Heavy Industries (“SHI”), establishing a relationship to leverage the ‘smart ship’ connectivity offered by Fleet Xpress at...

September 5, 2017
Total Views: 2

Monday, June 5, 2017
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Offshore

Stena Drilling Cancels Order for Semi-Submersible Drilling Rig

Aberdeen-based Stena Drilling says it has canceled a newbuilding contract for a semi-submersible drilling rig it had on order at South Korea’s Samsung Heavy Industries. The company said Monday its...

June 5, 2017
Total Views: 39

Monday, May 1, 2017
Maritime News

Six Killed in Crane Collapse at Samsung Heavy Industries

SEOUL/OSLO, May 1 (Reuters) – Six people died and more than 20 were injured when a crane collapsed at a Samsung Heavy Industries shipyard in South Korea on Monday, Yonhap...

May 1, 2017
Total Views: 49

Friday, December 2, 2016
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News

Samsung Heavy Says $776 Million order for FPSO Facility Cancelled

SEOUL, Dec 2 (Reuters) – Samsung Heavy Industries Co Ltd said on Friday that a 907.6 billion won ($776.8 million) order for a substructure for a liquefied natural gas (LNG)...

December 2, 2016
Total Views: 1

Friday, August 19, 2016
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Shipbuilding

Samsung Heavy Raises Nearly $1 Billion

By Joyce Lee (Reuters)  South Korea’s Samsung Heavy Industries Co Ltd said on Friday its board of directors have approved a plan to raise about 1.1 trillion won ($985.22 million)...

August 19, 2016
Total Views: 7