Global Ship Lease Announces Two New Long-Term Charter Agreements

Global Ship Lease Announces Two New Long-Term Charter Agreements

Global Ship Lease, Inc. (NYSE:GSL) (GSL), a containership charter owner, has agreed minimum 21-month / maximum 24-month charters with Zim for the 2000-built, 5,936 TEU containerships Dimitris Y and Ian H. Caption: …
May 2, 2019 /  Vessels
Pasha Hawaii Marks Construction Milestones at Keppel AmFELS for new 'Ohana Class Containerships

Pasha Hawaii Marks Construction Milestones at Keppel AmFELS for new 'Ohana Class Containerships

Keel Laying for M/V George III and Steel Cutting for M/V Janet Marie Executives from Hawaii-based Pasha Hawaii and Keppel AmFELS were joined by dignitaries Tuesday (Apr23) for the ceremonial keel laying for M/V George …
May 2, 2019 /  Vessels
ABS Teams with Industry Leaders to Improve Container Vessel Safety

ABS Teams with Industry Leaders to Improve Container Vessel Safety

ABS and representatives from the Cargo Incident Notification System (CINS) form a joint industry project to develop best practices for carriage of dangerous goods ABS and leaders representing the Cargo Incident …
Apr 22, 2019 /  Curious
Containerships adds Sweden to its shortsea network

Containerships adds Sweden to its shortsea network

Containerships announced last week that the Swedish Port of Halmstad is being added to the Company’s shortsea network as from April 2019. Caption: Container ship Containerships Nord - Image courtesy of Aart …
Apr 15, 2019 /  Curious
CONTAINERSHIPS: The New Multimodal Transport Intra-European Leader

CONTAINERSHIPS: The New Multimodal Transport Intra-European Leader

Containerships: a single brand resulting from the union of Containerships and MacAndrews, two experts in intra-European multimodal transport A combined offer of 26 maritime services and 8 inland services operated …
Apr 3, 2019 /  Curious
Hyundai Mipo wins US$107Mln order for 3 container ships

Hyundai Mipo wins US$107Mln order for 3 container ships

Hyundai Mipo Dockyard Co., a mid-sized South Korean shipbuilder, said Thursday that it has secured 120 billion won (US$107 million) worth of orders to build three container vessels. Under the deal with an Asian …
Mar 21, 2019 /  Curious
MAN receives an order for two-stroke engines from Eastern Pacific Shipping

MAN receives an order for two-stroke engines from Eastern Pacific Shipping

Singapore-based Eastern Pacific Shipping has exercised an option connected with an order for 5 × 15,000-teu boxships placed in November 2017, and requested another six vessels. All 11 engines involved in the order …
Mar 21, 2019 /  Vessels
Yang Ming Launches Two More 14,000 TEU Ultra Large Container Vessels, YM Warranty and YM Wellspring

Yang Ming Launches Two More 14,000 TEU Ultra Large Container Vessels, YM Warranty and YM Wellspring

Two new 14,000 TEU full-container vessels built by Imabari Shipbuilding Co., Ltd. and chartered by Yang Ming, were named as YM Warranty and YM Wellspring on 6th March, 2019 at Imabari shipyard. Caption: Container ship …
Mar 6, 2019 /  Vessels
Containerships TIANJIN and SAFMARINE NOKWANDA damaged in collision at Busan Port (Video)

Containerships TIANJIN and SAFMARINE NOKWANDA damaged in collision at Busan Port (Video)

On Friday, March 01st, 2019 at 22:40 UTC , ZIM Container Service Pacific Vessel, MV TIANJIN, while docked at Pusan new port, has been collided by MV SAFMARINE NOKWANDA as she was approaching alongside. According to …
Mar 5, 2019 /  Accidents
China State Shipbuilding Corp wins shipbuilding orders worth $1.2 billion

China State Shipbuilding Corp wins shipbuilding orders worth $1.2 billion

China State Shipbuilding Corp (CSSC) won orders from CMA CGM Group, a leading global shipping group based in France, to build 10 15,000 containerships of 20-foot equivalent unit capacity. The approximate total value …
Feb 13, 2019 /  Vessels