Global Ship Lease Announces New Charter Agreement

Global Ship Lease Announces New Charter Agreement

Global Ship Lease, Inc. (NYSE:GSL) (GSL), a containership charter owner, yesterday announced that it has agreed a new charter for the 2003-built, 2,207 TEU GSL Keta. Commencing in late July, the vessel will be chartered …
Jul 19, 2019 /  Vessels
LNG vessels will protect the environment and increase container turnover at the Port of Riga

LNG vessels will protect the environment and increase container turnover at the Port of Riga

By officially welcoming the new container ship Containerships Polar, the Port of Riga has started regular port services to LNG-powered container vessels. It is planned that the first two 100% LNG-powered vessels …
Jul 18, 2019 /  Curious
Capital Product Partners L.P. Announces New Long-term Time Charters For The MV Agamemnon and MV Archimidis

Capital Product Partners L.P. Announces New Long-term Time Charters For The MV Agamemnon and MV Archimidis

Capital Product Partners L.P. (NASDAQ: CPLP), an international owner of ocean-going vessels, announced today that it has agreed new long-term time charters with Mediterranean Shipping Company Co. S.A. (“MSC”) …
Jul 11, 2019 /  Vessels
ONE announces delivery of 14,000-TEU Containership ONE CYGNUS

ONE announces delivery of 14,000-TEU Containership ONE CYGNUS

Ocean Network Express (ONE) announced earlier today that the 14,000 TEU containership ONE CYGNUS, was successfully delivered at Japan Marine United Corporation’s shipyard at Kure, Hiroshima. This is ONE’s …
Jul 10, 2019 /  Vessels
World's largest container ship sets sail from Tianjin (Video)

World's largest container ship sets sail from Tianjin (Video)

MSC Gulsun, the world's largest container vessel by carrying capacity, set sail from north China's port city of Tianjin on Monday, heading for northwestern Europe. With a maximum load of 224,986.4 tonnes, MSC Gulsun …
Jul 9, 2019 /  Vessels
Containerships successfully carries out the first simultaneous operations LNG bunkering on a container vessel in Europe

Containerships successfully carries out the first simultaneous operations LNG bunkering on a container vessel in Europe

Through this unprecedented achievement accomplished in partnership with Shell and the Port of Rotterdam, Containerships and the CMA CGM Group reaffirm their leading role in the shipping industry’s energy …
Jul 5, 2019 /  Vessels
First call for MSC Kaya R. at APM Terminals Moin

First call for MSC Kaya R. at APM Terminals Moin

MSC Katya R. became the largest ever container ship to berth at APM Terminals Moin this month. Its first call at the terminal was part of a new weekly transatlantic reefer service. Measuring 281m long and 32.2 m wide, …
Jul 3, 2019 /  Vessels
GTT receives an order from Jiangnan Shipyard for the design of 5 containerships’ LNG fuel tanks

GTT receives an order from Jiangnan Shipyard for the design of 5 containerships’ LNG fuel tanks

GTT has received an order from the Chinese shipyard Jiangnan Shipyard (Group) Co., Ltd. for the tank design of 5 new LNG-fuelled container ships of 15,000 TEU capacity each. The ships will be built on behalf of a …
Jun 27, 2019 /  Vessels
MacGregor is working together with MSC to maximise performance and reduce emissions

MacGregor is working together with MSC to maximise performance and reduce emissions

Cargotec`s MacGregor, MSC Mediterranean Shipping Company and Guangzhou Wenchong Dockyard have signed a contract to upgrade the cargo systems on 6 x 16,000 TEU containerships owned and operated by MSC. These Cargo Boost …
Jun 26, 2019 /  Curious
Containerships introduces its second LNG-powered ship CONTAINERSHIPS POLAR and optimizes its Baltic service

Containerships introduces its second LNG-powered ship CONTAINERSHIPS POLAR and optimizes its Baltic service

A pioneer in the use of LNG, the CMA CGM Group will operate 20 LNG-powered vessels by 2022 BALT 2 – a redesigned service for Northern Europe, the Baltics and Russia, covering major ports with highly competitive …
Jun 20, 2019 /  Vessels