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Samsung Heavy Demonstrates Gas Liquefaction Technology

Samsung Heavy Demonstrates Gas Liquefaction Technology

SEOUL, Nov. 18 (Korea Bizwire) — Samsung Heavy Industries Co. said Thursday that it has successfully demonstrated its gas liquefaction technology to sharpen its competitive edge for orders of floating liquefied natural gas (FLNG) facilities. With the successful demonstration of the gas liquefaction technology named “SENSE IV,” Samsung Heavy will be better positioned to beat [...]

Samsung Heavy Wins Approval for Storage Tank, Carrier for Hydrogen Transport

Samsung Heavy Wins Approval for Storage Tank, Carrier for Hydrogen Transport

SEOUL, Oct. 21 (Korea Bizwire) — Samsung Heavy Industries Co. said Thursday it has won an approval in principle (AIP) for the conceptual design of a storage tank and carrier to transport liquefied hydrogen, from Lloyd’s Register, a British ship quality assurance and risk management company. AIP for the conceptual design means a certification agency [...]

Samsung Heavy Develops Eco-friendly Generator for Ships

Samsung Heavy Develops Eco-friendly Generator for Ships

SEOUL, Oct. 13 (Korea Bizwire) — Samsung Heavy Industries Co. said Wednesday that it has developed an eco-friendly generator in cooperation with LG Innotek Co., a local major electronics parts maker. The world’s first thermo-electric generator developed by Samsung Heavy Industries and LG Innotek is a device that produces electricity by being mounted on the [...]

Samsung Heavy in Talks with Russian Customers to Build Ice-breaking LNG Carriers

Samsung Heavy in Talks with Russian Customers to Build Ice-breaking LNG Carriers

SEOUL, Sept. 13 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korean shipbuilder Samsung Heavy Industries Co. said Monday that it has been in talks with contractors to build liquefied natural gas (LNG) carriers to transport the LNG to be produced in northern Siberia of Russia. But “nothing has yet to be determined in the talks,” Samsung Heavy said [...]

Samsung Heavy Demonstrates Ship Collision Avoidance System

Samsung Heavy Demonstrates Ship Collision Avoidance System

SEOUL, Sept. 6 (Korea Bizwire) — Samsung Heavy Industries Co. said Monday it has succeeded in demonstrating a ship collision avoidance system. The shipbuilder’s remote autonomous navigation system, known as Samsung Autonomous Ship (SAS), helped two autonomous ships travelling their trajectories avoid by detecting each other in seas off the southwestern island of Gageo, Samsung [...]

Samsung Heavy Gets Approval for Basic Design of Ammonia-propelled Ships

Samsung Heavy Gets Approval for Basic Design of Ammonia-propelled Ships

SEOUL, Aug. 19 (Korea Bizwire) — Samsung Heavy Industries Co. said Thursday that it has won approval in principle (AIP) for its basic design for LNG or diesel-powered oil tankers that can be revamped into ammonia-fueled ones from DNV, a Norwegian ship quality assurance and risk management company. The shipbuilder’s basic design will be helpful [...]

Samsung Heavy Wins Approval in Principle for Offshore Floater

Samsung Heavy Wins Approval in Principle for Offshore Floater

SEOUL, July 19 (Korea Bizwire) — Samsung Heavy Industries Co. said Monday that it has obtained approval in principle (AIP) for its independently developed offshore floater for wind power turbines from DNV, a Norwegian ship quality assurance and risk management company. Approval in principle (AIP) for the floater means a certification agency has reviewed its [...]

Samsung Heavy Develops LNG Carrier Powered by SOFC

Samsung Heavy Develops LNG Carrier Powered by SOFC

SEOUL, July 2 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korea’s leading shipbuilder Samsung Heavy Industries Co. said Thursday that it had developed the world’s first fuel cell-powered liquefied natural gas (LNG) carrier that can operate without engines. The company said that in collaboration with U.S.-based Bloom Energy, it developed a solid oxide fuel cell (SOFC)-powered LNG carrier [...]

Samsung Heavy to Develop Small Module Reactor-powered Ship

Samsung Heavy to Develop Small Module Reactor-powered Ship

SEOUL, June 9 (Korea Bizwire) — Samsung Heavy Industries Co. said Wednesday that it has teamed up with a local nuclear research institute to develop nuclear-powered ships. Under the cooperation with the Korea Atomic Energy Research Institute (KAERI), Samsung Heavy plans to develop molten salt reactors, a kind of small module reactor using molten fluoride [...]