Latest News for: Shipyards


State-run player to revive Quanzhou Shipyard

Splash24/7 01 Mar 2021
State-run Quanzhou Transportation Development Group (QTDG), the new owner of Quanzhou Shipyard, plans to invest RMB2bn ...

The Concept of the Floating Shipyard

The Maritime Executive 27 Feb 2021
Shipyards are known as a land-based facility that ships steer to for docking and repair. This study represents a basic conceptual study for a new principal of developing a floating shipyard - changing the phenomena of a fixed site shipyard into a self-propelled mobile platform.

Halifax Shipyard extends shutdown after COVID-19 case, all workers to be tested

CBC 26 Feb 2021
The company announced the positive test for one of its workers on Thursday. The other members of the 15-person crew were also told to self-isolate and schedule tests ... .

Newport News Shipbuilding lays off more than 300 staff

The Virginian-Pilot 26 Feb 2021
Apple store at MacArthur Center mall in Norfolk to close. Hiding in plain sight, William & Mary building identified as New World’s oldest still-standing school for Black children. ‘None of this had to happen’ ... He ended up dead ... U.S ... .

Top stocks in focus: Maruti, Axis Bank, Cochin Shipyard, Private bank stocks

IIFL 25 Feb 2021
Check out the stocks that will be in focus during trade today based on recent and latest news developments ... .

Cochin Shipyard inks a pact with Dredging Corp and IHC Holland BV to deliver world-class dredgers

IIFL 25 Feb 2021
The trio has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) in the presence of Mansukh Mandaviya, Minister of State (I/C) for Ports, Shipping and Waterways in Delhi ... .

Inverclyde to see jobs boost as shipyard announces 120 new vacancies

The Scotsman 25 Feb 2021
Ferguson Marine, Port Glasgow, is recruiting 120 temporary workers to support the introduction of a weekend shift ....

Halifax Shipyard announces first COVID-19 case in employee on Thursday

CTV 25 Feb 2021
Irving Shipbuilding has confirmed the first positive case of COVID-19 at their Halifax location on Thursday ... .

Portsmouth Naval Shipyard union official who stole more than $57,000 sentenced to probation

Bangor Daily News 25 Feb 2021
The former secretary-treasurer of the union that represents Portsmouth Naval Shipyard employees was sentenced Thursday to two years of probation. Jeffrey Phillips, 65, of Sanford pleaded guilty a year ago to one count of stealing more than $57,000 from the Kittery-based International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers Local Lodge 836.

Nationalised Ferguson shipyard to recruit 120 extra workers

BBC News 25 Feb 2021
A nationalised shipyard working to complete two overdue and overbudget ferries is taking on 120 workers as it moves to seven day working. Ferguson Marine in Port Glasgow said the extra staff - mostly pipe fitters and steel workers - would help "secure the long-term future of the shipyard".

Rauma Shipyard in Finland Starts to Resume Work After COVID Lockdown

The Maritime Executive 25 Feb 2021
Recent outbreaks of the coronavirus are once impacting the operations at shipyards in Finland and Japan ... Health authorities were working with the shipyard trying to identify the source of the cluster ... “On Thursday and Friday, only a few dozen workers who have not been at the shipyard during the corona exposure will return to work.

Lamprell seals new contract with Saudi Aramco

Splash24/7 25 Feb 2021
UAE-based fabrication firm Lamprell has been awarded an engineering, procurement, construction and installation contract by Saudi Aramco ... Lamprell defines the contract as large, putting the value in the bracket of $51m to $150m ... .