Yang Ming Marine Transport’s 2,800 teu newbuild container vessels are to receive Smart Ship notations from international classification societies, American Bureau of Shipping (ABS), DNV GL, Bureau Veritas (BV) and Classification Society (CR).
Cosco Shipping Heavy Industry and CSSC Hudong Zhonghua Shipbuilding inked LNG carrier construction and repair cooperation framework agreement.
Damen Shipyards Group has signed an agreement with Korean yard Hanjin Heavy Industries and Construction (HHIC) to deliver a complete components’ package.
Hempel is investing $100m in a new factory in Yantai, China to meet coatings demand in the region.
Damen Shiprepair Harbour & Voyage (DSHV) has inked a partnership with Verolme Special Equipment for the servicing and repair of scrubber systems.
China Merchants Energy Shipping has inked a shipbuilding contract with CSSC Dalian Shipbuilding Industry (DSIC) for the construction of two 307,000 dwt very large crude carriers (VLCC).