Industrial Development and Renovation Organization of Iran (IDRO) and Daewoo Shipbuilding and Marian Engineering co., Ltd. (DSME) have mutually agreed to develop Iran’s shipbuilding industry with the signing of a Head of Agreement (HoA).
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Shipyards and Shipbuilding
Damen has signed a contract with Société de Transport Lagunaire (STL) to build 16 shallow-draft passenger ferries for the Ivory Coast.
The Board of Directors of Sembcorp Marine Limited has entered into a sale and purchase agreement with China Ocean Shipping (Group) Company (COSCO) to dispose of its 30% equity interest in Cosco Shipyard Group Co., Ltd (CSG).
In a bid to strengthen its portfolio in the repair and refit activities for yachts, naval and commercial ships, German shipbuilder Lürssen has acquired the Blohm+Voss shipyard in Hamburg for an undisclosed price.
Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI), the world’s largest shipbuilder has announced its decision to split its non-shipbuilding divisions into independent companies in an effort to improve management efficiency and sharpen its core competitiveness.
Austal has delivered its second high speed crew transfer vessel of 2016, to Swire Pacific Offshore (SPO). The 57.6m all-aluminium catamaran was designed by Incat Crowther and constructed by Austal’s shipyard in the Philippines. It is the fourth offshore crew transfer vessel delivered by Austal in the past 15 months.