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Synonyms for shipbuilder

a carpenter who helps build and launch wooden vessels

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a person who builds ships as a business


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Spanish shipbuilder Navantias expanded role in the program is a major step towards embedding international expertise into Australias naval shipbuilding sector.
Accountancy firm KPMG were appointed to Ferguson Shipbuilders in August.
NDSQ is a joint venture between Nakilat and Dutch shipbuilder Damen and is based at Erhama Bin Jaber Al Jalahma Shipyard in Ras Laffan, Qatar
Blair Nimmo, joint administrator and head of restructuring for KPMG in Scotland, said: "Ferguson Shipbuilders is a leading name in the industry with a rich heritage dating back more than 110 years and is the last commercial shipbuilder operating on the River Clyde.
However it was noted that the German shipbuilder von Freyberg chairs Blohm + Voss, known for its military ship construction.
The shipbuilder has been diversifying into offshore engineering to help weather the industry downturn.
Yang Ming's order, if successfully garnered, will help to accelerate Lai's blueprint to turn CSBC into a top-end, globally competitive Taiwanese shipbuilder with a distinct profile, not to mention that it will also contribute to the shipbuilder's operating performance in the short term.
That's because throughout the world, major shipping companies and shipbuilders are hurting, the result of years of high production in East Asia that left a glut in the supply of container ships, bulk carriers and oil tankers; created a buyer's market for ships; and drove down shipping costs.
That means the shipbuilder is often left with making crucial choices about subsystems and components.
For comparison, several IPOs of shipyards such as Pipavav, which is located and listed in India, and Yangzijiang Shipbuilding, a Chinese shipbuilder listed in Singapore, raised US$110mil (RM351.
Abu Dhabi Ship Building (ADSB), the leading shipbuilder and naval support services provider in the Gulf region, will show its full support for the Bahrain Defence Force by sponsoring the 44th World Military Sailing Championship to be held from March 13, 2010 in Bahrain.
consist of 1,064 civilians and 117 military that supervise ship construction at the six major shipbuilder locations: Northrop Grumman Shipbuilding (Newport News, Avondale, and Ingalls), Bath Iron Works (Bath, Maine), Electric Boat (Groton, Conn.
Navy structures fixed-price and fixed-price, incentive-fee shipbuilding contracts and how labor- and material-cost indexes can mitigate shipbuilder risk in either type of contract.
A world-renowned shipbuilder returned to its historic home yesterday more than seven years after the company bearing its name collapsed.
THINGS were at least buoyant on the banks of the Mersey yesterday, as world-renowned shipbuilder Cammell Laird returned to its historic home.
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