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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 [...]

Samsung Heavy Completes Pilot Test of LNG Regasfication System

Samsung Heavy Completes Pilot Test of LNG Regasfication System

SEOUL, April 14 (Korea Bizwire) — Samsung Heavy Industries Co. said Wednesday that it has completed the pilot test of its liquefied natural gas (LNG) regasfication system. The system, named S-REGAS, is the world’s first LNG regasification system for LNG floating storage regasification unit (LNG-FSRU) combined with cold power generation technologies, the shipbuilder said. Cold [...]

Samsung Heavy Wins Certificates for Wind Turbine Installation Vessel

Samsung Heavy Wins Certificates for Wind Turbine Installation Vessel

SEOUL, April 8 (Korea Bizwire) — Samsung Heavy Industries Co. said Thursday that it has obtained approvals for its conceptual design for a wind turbine installation vessel (WTIV) from three global ship quality assurance and risk management companies. The three companies are ABS from the United States, DNV GL from Norway and Lloyd’s Register from [...]

Samsung Heavy to Demonstrate Remote Ship Control System for Large Vessel

Samsung Heavy to Demonstrate Remote Ship Control System for Large Vessel

SEOUL, Feb. 10 (Korea Bizwire) — Samsung Heavy Industries Co. said Wednesday that it will demonstrate whether its remote autonomous navigation system can autonomously steer a large ship in August. A 9,200-ton ship will be used to demonstrate the shipbuilder’s remote autonomous navigation system known as Samsung Autonomous Ship, or SAS, the company said. Mokpo [...]

Samsung Heavy to Develop Floaters for Offshore Wind Turbines

Samsung Heavy to Develop Floaters for Offshore Wind Turbines

SEOUL, Oct. 26 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korean shipbuilder Samsung Heavy Industries Co. said Monday it has launched its project along with DNV GL, a Norwegian ship quality assurance company, to develop floaters for offshore wind turbines. Under the deal with DNV GL, a leading global technical certification and standardization of offshore wind power, Samsung [...]