DSME Cooperates With Babcock to Develop Ship Technology

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…

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South Korea Updates New ASR Progress

We finally have a picture of ASR-II, the Republic of Korea Navy’s latest submarine rescue ship. Its official hull designation is ASR-22. The Defense Acquisition Program Administration approved the ASR-II program in 2015 to replace the aging ROKS Cheonghaejin (ASR-21), the ROKN’s sole submarine rescue ship, which entered service in 1996. ASR-II is 20m longer and has 2,000 tons greater…

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Fincantieri Supporting DSME Bid for South Korean CVX

June 10, 2021 – During MADEX (International Maritime Defense Industry Exhibition) 2021, one of the main naval exhibitions in the Asia Pacific area, Fincantieri has signed a contract with Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME) to support the Conceptual Design of the new class of aircraft carriers “CVX” for the Navy of the Republic of Korea (South Korea). The program…

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DSME Successfully Delivered Third Indonesian Submarine

March 17, 2021 (Google Translation) – On the 17th, it was brought in Indian style at PT.PAL shipyard in Indonesia and named as ‘ALUGORO’.- Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering, the only Korean company that successfully localized Indonesia through technology transfer, successfully succeeded in the last of the three Indonesian submarines ordered overseas. Through his delivery, he proved that he is…

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DSME Launches Submarine Ahn Mu

November 10, 2020 (Google Translation) – On the 100th anniversary of the Battle of Bong-dong, General Choreographer, who was the protagonist of the victory, is resurrected as the next 3,000-ton submarine. The Ministry of Defense, together with the Navy, held a ceremony for the second medium-sized submarine, the “Choreography Ship” (KSS-Class, 3,000 tons) on the afternoon of November 10 at…

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JFD Delivers Full-Scale Mockup of South Korean Navy Submarine Rescue Vehicle (SRV)

September 24, 2020 – JFD delivers full scale mock-up of Submarine Rescue Vehicle (SRV) for the Republic of Korea Navy The mock-up is part of a multi-million-pound contract for the design and build of an advanced SRV, awarded by shipbuilder Daewoo Shipbuilding and Marine Engineering (DSME). It aims to ensure the highest standards in safety for submariners, confirming the capability…

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