Clean power – Damen D16 engine receives EU stage V emissions regulations certificate

Damen Shipyards Group has introduced a new engine combined with a Damen marine emission reduction system. The Damen D16 has recently been awarded EU stage V certification. The Damen D16 is a marine engine and aftertreatment system designed and developed inhouse by Damen Sustainable Solutions. It...

https://www.hellenicshippingnews.com/clean-power-damen-d16-engine-receives-eu-stage-v-emissions-regulations-certificate/

HD Korea Shipbuilding’s merger with STX Heavy gets antitrust approval

The Korea Fair Trade Commission has approved HD Korea Shipbuilding & Offshore Engineering’s acquisition of STX Heavy Industries, subject to conditions that prevent supply refusal and price increases for marine engine parts for three years to ensure fair competition. The merger of HD Korea...

https://www.hellenicshippingnews.com/hd-korea-shipbuildings-merger-with-stx-heavy-gets-antitrust-approval/

Damen Shipyards contracted to build second Damen Commissioning Service Operation Vessel for TSSM

Ta San Shang Marine Co. Ltd. (TSSM), the joint venture between Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. of Japan, and Ta Tong Marine Co., Ltd. of Taiwan, has ordered a second Damen CSOV (Commissioning Service Operation Vessel) 9020. With a delivery date planned for end 2026, TSSM will deploy the new vessel in...

https://www.hellenicshippingnews.com/damen-shipyards-contracted-to-build-second-damen-commissioning-service-operation-vessel-for-tssm/

Yangzijiang Shipbuilding working to acquire over 866,671 sqm of land for new clean energy ship manufacturing base

Yangzijiang Shipbuilding is working to acquire land use rights of about 1300 Chinese mu – or 866,671 sqm – of land in Jiangsu Province, China, to establish a new clean energy ship manufacturing base. The group says it has entered into a framework agreement with the local government of Jingjiang...

https://www.hellenicshippingnews.com/yangzijiang-shipbuilding-working-to-acquire-over-866671-sqm-of-land-for-new-clean-energy-ship-manufacturing-base/

South Korea’s shipbuilding rebounds, but smaller firms face uphill battle

South Korea’s shipbuilding industry is experiencing a “super cycle,” with its three major shipbuilders receiving a flood of orders. However, smaller and mid-sized shipbuilders are struggling to compete, particularly against Chinese rivals. Leading the industry are HD Korea Shipbuilding & Offshore...

https://www.hellenicshippingnews.com/south-koreas-shipbuilding-rebounds-but-smaller-firms-face-uphill-battle/

India plans ship building JV between state-run refiners and Shipping Corporation of India

the Union ministry of shipping has proposed a joint venture between state-run Shipping Corporation of India (SCI) and a public sector oil marketing company for manufacturing very large oil tankers, said three people aware of the development. Indian Oil Corporation Ltd (IOCL), the largest OMC and...

https://www.hellenicshippingnews.com/india-plans-ship-building-jv-between-state-run-refiners-and-shipping-corporation-of-india/

First inland vessel serviced at Strela Shiprepair Yard: Cargo area floor of the “Kaja Josephine” completely renewed

After a stay of around eight weeks at the shipyard, the “Kaja Josephine” left the Strela Shiprepair Yard on Thursday (11 July 2024), the first inland vessel to be docked and maintained there since the Stralsund repair yard was founded two years ago. The Futura Carrier, built in 2007, belongs to the...

https://www.hellenicshippingnews.com/first-inland-vessel-serviced-at-strela-shiprepair-yard-cargo-area-floor-of-the-kaja-josephine-completely-renewed/

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