February 21, 2010
DSME to build five tankers for Angola
Korea's Daewoo Shipbuilding and Marine Engineering Co. has won orders to build five 160,000 dwt tankers for Angola's national oil company, Sonangol.
The deal was signed in Lisbon Saturday and is worth Won 400 billion (around $344 million).
The 274 m long, tankers will have a beam of 48 m and a service speed of 15.4 knots. They will be delivered by the shipbuilderbetween mid-2011 and early 2013.