Joint venture firm Logitel Offshore has entered into an agreement with China’s Cosco (Nantong) Shipyard to delay the delivery of two floating accommodation vessels.
Engineering and fabrication services firm Triyards has picked up orders to build two liftboats worth $175m, and posted a decrease in third quarter net profit.
CSSC Huangpu Wenchong Shipbuilding Company has won an order to build a pair of jack-up drilling rigs for Alliance Offshore Drilling (AOD), subsidiary of TSC Group.
Wärtsilä has won orders to install its UV ballast water management (BWM) systems on three containership newbuilds under construction at Jinhai Shipyard in China.
Some 350 shipyard workers were evacuated from an oil rig at Harland and Wolff after a small fire broke out during welding operations yesterday.
Coastal Contracts, Malaysia’s OSV fabricator and emerging jack-up rig player, is mulling the prospect of establishing a local presence in South America in the second half of this year, according to Ng Chin Heng, the company’s executive chairman.
South Korea’s Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME) and steelmaker Posco have jointly developed a new manganese steel type for LNG storage tanks that can be used in modern LNG carriers and LNG FPSOs.
Amid the downturn in the drilling rig market due to the fall in crude oil prices, China’s Cosco Shipyard has urged for a greater cooperation between rigbuilders and owners in order to tide through the recession.