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Korean Shipbuilders Rush to Develop Eco-friendly Ships amid Regulations

Korean Shipbuilders Rush to Develop Eco-friendly Ships amid Regulations

SEOUL, June 30 (Korea Bizwire) — Hyundai Heavy Industries Co. and other major shipbuilders are scurrying to develop eco-friendly power systems for ships in order to clinch more deals amid toughened emission regulations. The International Maritime Organization (IMO) has adopted mandatory steps under which carriers are required to operate a fleet of vessels designed to [...]

Steelmakers Zero In on Materials for Eco-friendly Vessels

Steelmakers Zero In on Materials for Eco-friendly Vessels

SEOUL, Sept. 30 (Korea Bizwire) – South Korea’s steelmakers are looking at core materials used for environmentally friendly vessels ahead of the implementation of a new environmental regulation by the International Maritime Organization (IMO) as part of their efforts to diversify its product portfolio and beef up profitability, industry observers said Monday. The IMO will [...]