Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI) won a contract to build a large offshore platform, the first order among Korean shipyards in 2017.
SHI revealed on January 5th 2017 that they are the winner of an international bid to build a KRW 1.5 trillion (US$ 1.27bn) FPU for a US operator.
The FPU weighs 58,000 tons with capacity of 110,000 barrels of oil and 25mcf of gas.
SHI is a proven offshore solution market leader with track record including Ichthys CPF and Prelude FLNG.
They are the only shipyard to win offshore newbuild contracts since 2015.
About Samsung Heavy Industries
Samsung Heavy Industries has successfully completed diverse projects With the aim of securing global leadership in various sectors including shipbuilding, offshore, machinery & electric systems.
Most notably, it has achieved unbeatable leadership in the high-tech high-value shipbuilding sector by maintaining the world’s No. 1 share in the drill ship, LNG carrier and FPSO markets.