Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (CEO Lee Seong-geun) announced on the 15th that it had signed a ‘Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) for strategic cooperation for technology development in the naval business field’ with Babcock, which has the most competitiveness in the maritime defense industry. The signing ceremony was attended by about 10 officials, including Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering, Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering, Executive Vice President Yoo Seon-jun, Babcock Korea Vice President Clinton Vixter, and British Ambassador to Korea Colin Crooks.
Through the agreement, the two companies agreed to bring together core technologies to strengthen the competitiveness of domestic and foreign naval vessels.
Babcock has been involved in the design and construction of world-class naval ships, including the British aircraft carrier ‘Queen Elizabeth’, and is a professional defense company with the highest level of competitiveness in the ship business, such as developing core equipment for surface ships and submarines. In addition, Babcock has participated in various offshore projects based on its defense engineering expertise, providing the best engineering solutions to customers around the world.
Through this technology agreement, Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME) plans to secure core technologies necessary for future shipbuilding businesses. In addition, the two companies decided to integrate their respective technologies and actively utilize them in various special ship fields at home and abroad. They have been holding hands for technical cooperation in various ship business fields, including submarines.
Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME) said, “We plan to secure the core technology necessary for the ship business through cooperation with Babcock. I will do it,” he said.
Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME) plans to concentrate its company-wide capabilities to achieve the mid- to long-term vision of the Republic of Korea Navy based on the know-how it has accumulated through the construction of the largest number of ships in Korea and the best technological capabilities in Korea. end.