Shipbuilding News

South Koreans Highlight Orderbook Success Surpassing China in July

By The Maritime Executive 08-11-2020 09:58:37

South Korean shipyards are highlighting the fact that their collective order book during July surpassed the orders received by Chi...

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Bath Iron Works, Machinists' Union Reach Tentative Deal to End Strike

By The Maritime Executive 08-09-2020 09:28:57

After a six-week strike, General Dynamics Bath Iron Works (BIW) has reached a tentative contract agreement with its largest union,...

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Dramatic Decline in 2020 Shipbuilding Orderbook, Increased Demolitions

By The Maritime Executive 08-07-2020 07:09:11

The economic impact of the coronavirus is taking a strong toll on the shipbuilding industry according to a new analysis from BIMCO...

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New US-Canada Aluminum Tariffs to Hurt Shipbuilders

By The Maritime Executive 08-07-2020 07:06:53

The United States and Canada are renewing their trade war over aluminum, a move that will directly impact the shipbuilding industr...

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The Largest Floating Dock in the Baltic States

By BLRT Grupp 08-05-2020 05:31:00

In early July, the largest floating dock in the Baltic states was permanently installed at the Western Shipyard owned by BLRT Grup...

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Royal Navy's "Build British" Debate Heats Up Once More

By The Maritime Executive 08-04-2020 09:35:49

The UK Ministry of Defence's contract tender for three new fleet auxiliaries has begun again, nine months after it was su...

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MAN and Damen Cut Jobs in Response to Post-COVID-19 Outlook

By The Maritime Executive 08-04-2020 06:31:28

Expectations of a prolonged financial impact from the pandemic are continuing to drive a broad range of companies to retrench to p...

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Steep Loss at Keppel Offshore Throws Shadow Over Acquisition Deal

By The Maritime Executive 08-03-2020 09:56:00

Singaporean state-owned holding company Temasek is reviewing its offer to acquire a controlling stake in Keppel Corp., the parent...

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Bright Horizons: Sea Machines Talks Growth and The Future

By Sea Machines 08-03-2020 03:01:00

Boston-based vessel autonomy startup Sea Machines is making waves with its advanced remote-control and autonomous operation t...

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11 Killed in Crane Collapse at Indian Shipyard

By The Maritime Executive 08-02-2020 10:13:17

11 people were killed at a shipyard in Visakhapatnam, India on Saturday when a jetty crane collapsed during commissioning. The...

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