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  1. China Shipbuilding to list equipment units

    Posted Jul 25th 2009, 12:00am by Charlotte So

    ... Charlotte So China Shipbuilding Industry Corp, the mainland's second-largest shipbuilder, said yesterday it would spin off its ship equipment divisions in the A-share market. The firm ... with the spin-off despite a slump in demand in the shipping industry. China Shipbuilding's equipment divisions make diesel engines, deck machinery for civilian vessels and missile-launchers ...

  2. Business - Companies - SHIPPING

    Japanese shipbuilder Kawasaki to construct LNG tankers in China

    Posted Jun 26th 2014, 01:07am by BLOOM

    ... Bloomberg in Tokyo Japanese shipbuilder strives to win market share from South Korean rivals by taking advantage of lower construction costs in China Kawasaki to build LNG tankers in China Japanese shipbuilder Kawasaki Heavy Industries plans to construct gas carriers abroad as it strives to lower costs and take market share from Korean rivals. At present currency levels, ...

  3. Business - Companies

    China Rongsheng Heavy Industries signs US$1b shipbuilding contract

    Posted May 19th 2014, 03:22am by Jeanny Yu

    ... Jeanny Yu jeanny.yu@scmp.com Rongsheng signs US$1b contract for 36 ships China Rongsheng Heavy Industries Group Holdings, one of the biggest shipbuilders in the country, signed a US$1 ... when demand was sluggish and pricing for new ships kept declining. In the first quarter, new orders by Chinese shipbuilders have grown 170 per cent from a year earlier, among which 96 per cent ...

  4. Business - China Business - SHIPPING

    Surging orders give shipbuilders hope

    Posted Jan 11th 2014, 01:21am by Charlotte So

    ... Charlotte So charlotte.so@scmp.com Mainland builders see pick-up in dry bulk demand, boosting chances of a brighter 2014 Surging orders give shipbuilders hope Embattled mainland shipbuilders see some cheer this year as new orders on dry bulk vessels jumped in the fourth quarter, spurred in part by a rebound in freight rates and the prospect of economic expansion this year. New ...

  5. News - World - CANADA

    Engineer charged with passing Canadian shipbuilding secrets to China

    Posted Dec 02nd 2013, 10:51pm by Bloomberg

    ... shipbuilding strategy to China's government. The man, identified as Qing Quentin Huang, 53, is an engineer with Lloyd's Register Canada, which was sub-contracted by Irving, Canada's largest shipbuilder, for design consultation. RCMP Chief Superintendent Jennifer Strachan said: "On Thursday the RCMP was informed that the accused was taking steps to pass on information ...

  6. Business - Companies

    Singapore yards benefit from China shipbuilding woes

    Posted Jul 18th 2013, 11:18am by Reuters

    ... Beijing pledged to cut credit to industries plagued with overcapacity, and China Rongsheng Heavy Industries Group, the country’s largest private shipbuilder, fell into financial trouble. ... as their traditional shipbuilding businesses have slowed, and are on their way to win more orders for jackup rigs than Singapore’s yards for a second year in a row. Rongsheng mainly builds dry bulk carriers ...

  7. Business - Commodities - ENERGY

    Brazil and Japan to team up on offshore oil project

    Posted Jul 21st 2014, 03:18am by AFP

    ... shipbuilding industry by training experts with Japanese help, according to the draft. The business daily Nikkei said the leaders are expected to reach agreement during their talks on cooperation ... trillion yen, Nikkei said. Major Japanese shipbuilders, such as IHI and Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, are proposing to build large floating platforms, it added. In October last year, ...

  8. Business - Companies

    Is struggling shipbuilder China Rongsheng too big to fail?

    Posted Jul 08th 2013, 01:37pm by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Hong Kong and Beijing An appeal for government financial support from China’s biggest private shipbuilder presents authorities with some stark choices between protecting a big ... to support, which will exclude the small, private shipbuilders that have been folding in waves. “Rongsheng is a flagship in the industry,” said Lawrence Li, an analyst with UOB Kay Hian in Shanghai. ...

  9. Varde decks shipbuilding industry with equipment from mainland

    Posted Mar 05th 2013, 03:12pm by Krystin Chu and Chan Chee Chiu

    ... doors and other products are priced competitively, delivered on time and always in stock. Despite the time-sensitive nature of the shipbuilding industry, Varde assures its clients of a steady ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - FERRY DISASTER INQUIRY

    'Lamma IV's seats were secure, missing door never meant to be there': Shipbuilder

    Posted Jan 19th 2013, 12:00am by Simpson Cheung

    ... withstand collision]. This is not a requirement." The veteran shipbuilder said seats were usually secured by screws to a fibreglass deck with bedding compounds to prevent water from seeping ...




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