Building a world-class shipyard from scratch

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From The Hellenic Shipping News:

OSK and Daewoo Shipbuilding (S. Korea) to build a shipyard in Primorskii krai
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United Shipbuilding Corporation (OSK) and Daewoo Shipbuilding and Marine Engineering (DSME) (S. Korea) plan to construct a shipyard estimated RUR45 billion in Primorskii krai. The agreement on the aforementioned construction was signed, stated Vedomosti with reference to Far East Center of Shipbuilding and Ship Repair OJSC (DCSS) OSK.
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From Seafoodnet.com:

Kodiak's new $18 million shipyard opened, has one of 2 largest lifts on West Coast
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SEAFOOD.COM NEWS [Kodiak Daily Mirror] By SAM FRIEDMAN Mirror Writer- Kodiak - After 10 years and an $18 million expenditure a City of Kodiak shipyard capable of servicing 660-ton vessels became a reality Monday afternoon with the smashing of a bottle of champagne against the side of the new boatlift located alongside St. Herman Harbor.
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From The Hellenic Shipping News:

Gasflot LLC and USC sign a cooperation agreement on super-shipyard construction
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A cooperation agreement between Gasflot LLC (affiliate of Gasprom OJSC) and United Shipping Corporation OJSC (USC) was signed under activities of the both parties aimed at construction of two shipping yards in Primorskiy Kray.
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Comment: Just a follow up on the earlier story from 11 Novemeber. They're not just talking about it now. They're trying to make it happen.
 
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From The Hellenic Shipping News:

New shipyard to open in province of Santa Fe
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Although it has been a bad year for the Hidrovía waterway due to the impact of the global crisis, some companies have continued to take the long-term view and have pushed ahead with sizeable investments. One of these is Ultrapetrol, which on December 15 will be inaugurating a state-of-the-art shipyard in the neighbourhood of Alvear, in the province of Santa Fe.
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From The Hellenic Shipping News:

Shipping majors drop anchor for setting up lucrative repair facilities
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Indian shipping companies, such as Great Offshore, Chowgule Ports and Infrastructure and Bharati Shipyard, are investing big bucks in creating repair facilities, a market pegged at around Rs 2,000 crore annually. International firms are also keen to tap the market, with Golten and Finland’s Wartsila having rolled out repair services for Indian companies.
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From The Hellenic Shipping News:

Sri Lanka ship yard mulls expansion options
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The building of new ports in Sri Lanka has given several expansion options for Colombo Dockyard, a listed ship builder which faces space constraints at Colombo port, an official said. Colombo Dockyard managing director Mangala Yapa said the firm is looking for expansion opportunities as it seeks to increase business and handle bigger vessels.
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From The Hellenic Shipping News:

Hanjin builds 8 container ships worth $470 million in Subic Bay shipyard
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Hanjin, a South Korean shipbuilder which leases some parcels of land at the Subic Bay managed by the Subic Bay Metropolitan Authority (SBMA), had built and sold eight (8) container ships worth US$470 million to clients since the latter part of 2008 and 2009, respectively.
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Comment: Nice to see that this enterprise is going strong.
 
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From The Hellenic Shipping News:

Singapore's Keppel Corp acquires 10% stake in new Baku shipyard
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The Keppel Corporation has begun work to build a shipyard south of Baku. A memorandum of understanding on the construction and operation of the shipyard was signed in Baku on 20 November 2009 by State Oil Company President Rovnag Abdullayev, Azerbaijan Investment Company CEO Afgan Isayev and the executive director of Keppel Corporation, Tong Chong Heong.
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