Thursday, April 7, 2011
Engineering News

Pride extends option with Samsung for 6th drillship

Pride International, Inc. said today that it has reached and agreement with Samsung Heavy Industries, Ltd. to extend Pride’s option for the construction

April 7, 2011
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Tuesday, April 5, 2011
Engineering News

Daewoo Shipbuilding: High Material Costs May Weigh On 2011 Profitability

SEOUL (Dow Jones)–Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering Co. (042660.SE) said high raw material costs may weigh on its profitability this year due

April 5, 2011
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Tuesday, March 29, 2011
Engineering News

Early delivery pays off for Keppel

Zero lost time incidents and the record four month early delivery of the Alpha Star, a DSS 38 ultra deepwater semisubmersible rig, to Brazil’s Queiroz

March 29, 2011
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Wednesday, March 16, 2011
Engineering News

Seadrill places $1 billion order with SHI

Samsung Heavy Industries has received a contract to build two additional deepwater drillships for Seadrill worth US$1.08 billion.  Seadrill has already

March 16, 2011
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Tuesday, March 15, 2011

China places ship order valued between $5 billion and $10 billion

BRUSSELS (Dow Jones)–China ordered 50 to 100 new container, tanker and dry-bulk ships Monday under a deal financed by a private-equity consortium led by

March 15, 2011
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Tuesday, February 22, 2011

Swiftships delivers two patrol boats to Iraqi Navy

The Iraqi Navy has taken delivery of a further two 35m Coastal Patrol Craft built by Swiftships Shipbuilders (NAVDEX Stand 207) as part of a planned 15-ship

February 22, 2011
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Friday, February 11, 2011
Engineering News

MARKET TALK: Citigroup Keeps Bullish View On Korea Shipbuilders

[Dow Jones] Citigroup reiterates its bullish view on Korean shipbuilders; “we view the recent price correction as an enhanced buying opportunity.”

February 11, 2011
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Tuesday, February 1, 2011

NASSCO continues environmental initiatives to create a sustainable future

Environmental Efforts Continue Commitment to Protecting Natural Resources February 1, 2011 – SAN DIEGO – General Dynamics NASSCO continued its

February 1, 2011
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Tuesday, December 28, 2010

Daewoo Shipbuilding is looking at another busy year with $11B in new orders

Daewoo Shipbuilding, a massive industrial complex located in Okpo, Korea, exceeded their 2010 goal of $10B with $11.2B in new business this year.  According

December 28, 2010
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Wednesday, December 22, 2010

New shipbuilding whitepaper worth a look

For those gCaptain readers interested in and affected by the global Shipbuilding market and naval architecture, this whitepaper is worth a look.  (Oh yeah,

December 22, 2010
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Monday, October 18, 2010

Possible Changes at Northrop Grumman Shipbuilding

In a press release last week, the Northrop Grumman announced they had filed paperwork with the SEC for a possible spinoff of their shipbuilding division.

October 18, 2010
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