Keppel Offshore & Marine (Keppel O&M) hopes to finalise a deal on a $400m joint venture yard with Mexican oil Pemex by the first quarter of 2015.
Cosco Zhoushan Shipyard has landed a deal to modify the bulbous bows of nine containerships, bringing its modification orderbook to 18 containerships.
Sembcorp Marine’s subsidiaries have secured two offshore energy related contracts valued at a combined SGD222m ($174.3m).
Sevan Drilling and Cosco (Qidong) Offshore have reached an agreement to defer the delivery date of a newbuilding drilling rig for 12 months.
Sarawak-based OSV player TAS Offshore has MYR500m ($153.4m) of built-to-stock vessels, mostly OSVs being built and an orderbook of MYR330m, remaining confident that new demand for OSVs with higher technical specifications for deep sea operation will contribute positively to its earnings in fiscal 2015, local reports said.
Sembcorp Marine’s wholly-owned Jurong Shipyard has clinched a $696m contract to convert a shuttle tanker into a FPSO vessel for OOGTK Libra GmbH & Co KG, a joint venture between Brazil’s Odebrecht Oil & Gas and Teekay Offshore.