Hyundai Heavy First to Build 2,000 Ships

first_imgzoom South Korea’s Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) became the first shipyard in the world to build and deliver 2,000 ships. Since its establishment in the early 1970s, HHI has left numerous footprints in the global shipbuilding industry, including the world’s first 1,000 ship delivery record in 2002 and the world’s first accumulated 100 million gross ton ship production record in 2012.Ocean BlackLion, a drillship ordered from Diamond Offshore marked the 2,000th ship HHI completed.The gross tonnage of the 2,000 ships HHI built amounts to 126 million, twice the gross tonnage of total ships built last year worldwide. The top four most-delivered ships of HHI are containerships (583), bulk carriers (357), tankers (232) and VLCCs (147).Country-wise, Greeks ordered the most ships – 254; followed by Germany with 238, Japan with 120 and Denmark with 101.”Today, we wrote a new chapter in the global shipbuilding history by delivering the 2,000th ship. As we have been over the past four decades, we will continue to stand firm as the global leader in the shipbuilding industry with tireless innovation and shipbuilding method improvement for the coming decades,” Choi Kil-seon, Chairman and CEO of HHI said.last_img read more

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Mens EHF EURO 2018 Norway with France – Serbs with host in

← Previous Story Poland gets wild card for Germany 2017 Next Story → Four teams for three spots in Germany 2017 Group AGroup BGroup CGroup D Assisting with the draw were the top players: Igor Vori (Croatia), Kristian Sæverås (Norway), Gergely Harsányi (Hungary) and Gašper Marguč (Slovenia).Main round venuesFollowing the preliminary round, the main round will be played in Zagreb and Varazdin.The three best ranked teams from Group A and Group B will continue in the main round group in Zagreb, while the top three teams from Group C and Group D each will play in the main round group in Varazdin.The venue for the final weekend is the Arena Zagreb in the nation’s capital. SerbiaNorwayMontenegroCzech Republic IcelandAustriaSloveniaHungary SplitPorecZagrebVarazdin SwedenBelarusFYR MacedoniaDenmark CroatiaFranceGermanySpain The draw for the Preliminary  Round at Men’s EHF EURO 2018 in Croatia was held in Zagreb last night. Here are the groups. read more

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