Chemical cargo on board KMTC Hong Kong catches fire in Thai port, three piers closed (Video)

Chemical cargo on board KMTC Hong Kong catches fire in Thai port, three piers closed (Video)

Flames ripped through a load of cargo including chemicals in Thailand’s eastern Laem Chabang port on Saturday, forcing officials to evacuate workers and temporarily close three piers, authorities said. More than …
May 27, 2019 /  Accidents
Hutchison Ports officially opens Terminal D at Laem Chabang Port in Thailand

Hutchison Ports officially opens Terminal D at Laem Chabang Port in Thailand

Terminal D attracting some of the world’s largest container vessels to Thailand Hutchison Ports will be investing US$600 million in Terminal D which will be the most advanced deep-sea container terminal in …
Feb 1, 2019 /  Curious
WATCH: The maiden arrival of ONE Columba at Laem Chabang Port, Thailand

WATCH: The maiden arrival of ONE Columba at Laem Chabang Port, Thailand

A 4 minutes video on the maiden arrival of ONE Columba at Laem Chabang Port, Thailand. The video offers a footage of celebratory moments and milestones as it relate to the largest vessel ever to call upon a Thai …
Jan 24, 2019 /  Vessels
Hutchison Ports Thailand welcome M.V. ONE COLUMBA the first call Terminal D

Hutchison Ports Thailand welcome M.V. ONE COLUMBA the first call Terminal D

Hutchison Ports Thailand (HPT) recently welcomed M.V. ONE COLUMBA, the largest vessel to ever call Terminal D at Laem Chabang Port. HPT’s new Terminal D played host to Ocean Network Express’ (ONE’s) …
Nov 27, 2018 /  Vessels
Hutchison Ports Thailand receives world’s largest quay cranes with advanced remote control technology at Laem Chabang Port

Hutchison Ports Thailand receives world’s largest quay cranes with advanced remote control technology at Laem Chabang Port

3 High-technology super post-Panamax quay cranes, among the largest quay cranes in the world, arrived at Terminal D Laem Chabang Port. 8 electric rubber-tired gantry cranes also arrived at the terminal. Remote …
Jan 22, 2018 /  Curious
OOCL Enhances Intra-Asia Service – CHL/CHL3

OOCL Enhances Intra-Asia Service – CHL/CHL3

OOCL announced Wednesday the enhancement of an existing service between China and Ho Chi Minh/ Laem Chabang (CHL) with wider port coverage. Company's current CHL service will be further extended into two …
Jul 29, 2016 /  Vessels
Chinese Cruise Ship Abandoned For a Year Capsizes and Sinks off Thailand (Video)

Chinese Cruise Ship Abandoned For a Year Capsizes and Sinks off Thailand (Video)

Chinese cruise ship Ocean Dream, anchored off Laem Chabang port in Sri Racha for over a year, sank into the sea on Saturday (Feb 27) , raising fear by Thai environmental authorities that it could cause pollution in …
Feb 29, 2016 /  Accidents
Maersk Line launches first direct Thailand – Australia service in the market

Maersk Line launches first direct Thailand – Australia service in the market

Maersk Line will add a call at the port of Laem Chabang in Thailand on its Boomerang service starting from October 2015. This unique setup offers Thai exporters and importers with the first and only direct service …
Oct 2, 2015 /  Curious
MOL car carrier rescues fishermen in the South China Sea

MOL car carrier rescues fishermen in the South China Sea

The crew of the MOL-operated Astral Ace has rescued five fishermen in the South China Sea, according to a statement from the company. On February 1 the car carrier was en route from Singapore to Laem Chabang when …
Feb 5, 2015 /  Vessels