Shipyards and Shipbuilding

DSME and IDRO sign HoA shipbuilding deal

 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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Lürssen acquires Blohm+Voss yard

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.

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Austal delivers high speed offshore crew transfer vessel

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.

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