Chinese yards scoop Seaspan’s latest boxship order

China State Shipbuilding Corporation will build Seaspan’s latest batch of six container vessels featuring 15,000 TEU capacity. The company’s subsidiaries Hudong Zhonghua and Jiangnan Shipbuilding will build three ships from the series each. This project marks the first time that … Read More

Hudong-Zhonghua Shipbuilding names CMA CGM Rivoli

Image by Hudong-Zhonghua Shipbuilding Hudong-Zhonghua Shipbuilding, a subsidiary of China Shipbuilding Corporation, hosted a naming ceremony for LNG-fuelled 23,000 TEU containership CMA CGM Rivoli on January 8.  The ship is the fifth of the nine 23,000 container ships ordered by … Read More

Hudong-Zhonghua breaks ground on new $2.8 billion shipyard

China Shipbuilding Changxing Shipbuilding Base; Image by Hudong Zhonghua Hudong–Zhonghua Shipbuilding, a subsidiary of China State Shipbuilding Corporation, hosted a groundbreaking ceremony for the second phase of the China Shipbuilding Changxing Shipbuilding Base. The Hudong-Zhonghua new factory site is located … Read More

Hudong delivers third Yamal LNG tanker for Cosco-MOL JV

China’s Hudong-Zhonghua on Monday, August 31, delivered the third Yamal LNG carrier to the Cosco Shipping and Japan’s Mitsui O.S.K. Lines joint venture. Courtesy of Hudong-Zhonghua Shipbuilding The vessel, named LNG Phecda earlier last month is capable of transporting up … Read More