Hyundai Heavy Industries Breaks Ground for Gunsan Shipyard

Hyundai Heavy Industries broke ground for Gunsan Shipyard on May 7, 2008.

Gunsan will join Ulsan and Yeongam as the third Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) shipyard.

HHI will invest KRW 1.2 trillion in the 1.8 million square meters shipyard. With an annual shipbuilding capacity of 28 ships, and annual sales expected to reach KRW 2.8 trillion, the shipyard will employ 8400 workers directly, and create jobs for over 10,000 people in total.

The Gunsan shipyard will be equipped with the world's largest one million dwt class dry dock, the world's largest 1600ton Goliath Crane and cutting-edge production facilities.

The construction of the Gunsan shipyard will be completed in August of 2009.

Events  SUBSCRIBE TO OUR NEWSLETTER

Our Privacy Pledge
SUBSCRIBE


Most Popular Articles


From the Career Center
Jobs that may interest you
QA/QC Engineer
Expertise: Mechanical Engineering|QA / QC / Inspection
Location: Houston, TX
 
Electronics technician
Expertise: Electrical Technician|Field Service Tech|Mechanical Technician
Location: El Reno, OK
 
Pipeline Technician - Arrow
Expertise: Heavy Machinery Operator|Pipeline Services|Piping Technician
Location: Keene, ND
 
search for more jobs

Brent Crude Oil : $48.6/BBL 1.12%
Light Crude Oil : $46.34/BBL 1.24%
Natural Gas : $2.9/MMBtu 2.35%
Updated in last 24 hours