DSME to Build Chemical Carriers

30 August 2010 (Last Updated August 30th, 2010 18:30)

Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME) has secured a $320m contract to build eight chemical carriers for Woodside Holding International Shipping in Singapore. The company said the 12,000m³ vessels will be used to carry LPG, ethylene and 18 other chemicals. DS

Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME) has secured a $320m contract to build eight chemical carriers for Woodside Holding International Shipping in Singapore.

The company said the 12,000m³ vessels will be used to carry LPG, ethylene and 18 other chemicals.

DSME said the vessels are scheduled for delivery between Q2 2012 and the third quarter of 2013.