May 16, 2016 at shipyard of Daewoo Shipbuilding and Marine Engineering of South Korea conducts the keel laying ceremony of High Performance Frigate # 1.
Thailand Navy signed a supply ship Frigate type DW3000H with DSME in South Korea on 30 July 2013 for 14,600 million baht.
After small correction at some point, and the first steel cutting ceremony on 31 August 2015, according to last information received, Frigate is scheduled to enter service in the March 2018.
Another news that flows out of the previous few months. Thailand Navy has signed a contract to supply the High Performance Frigate # 2, with the possibility to build Frigate in Thailand.