Maersk and Panama Canal Authority joins the Global Industry Alliance (GIA) to support low carbon shipping

Maersk and Panama Canal Authority joins the Global Industry Alliance (GIA) to support low carbon shipping

A.P. Moller – Maersk A/S and the Panama Canal Authority are the latest entities to join the Global Industry Alliance to Support Low Carbon Shipping (GIA). The GIA now has 18 members, including leading shipowners …
Mar 20, 2019 /  Curious
WATCH: JUMBO completes successfully two shipments of two giant ship unloaders

WATCH: JUMBO completes successfully two shipments of two giant ship unloaders

Jumbo recently completed two shipments of two giant ship unloaders from Gdynia Port, Poland to Djen Djen Port in Algeria for Fagioli. The ship unloaders are intended for unloading bulk cargo from vessels on the …
Mar 19, 2019 /  Vessels
Hapag-Lloyd Starts New Service Connecting Turkey and US East Coast (TNE Service)

Hapag-Lloyd Starts New Service Connecting Turkey and US East Coast (TNE Service)

Hapag-Lloyd is launching a new liner service offering a direct connection between Turkey and the US East Coast. Caption: Container ship Satie - Image courtesy of Sorin   The Turkey North America East Coast …
Mar 19, 2019 /  Vessels
BigLift Shipping and Chung Yang Shipping Cooperate in heavy transport

BigLift Shipping and Chung Yang Shipping Cooperate in heavy transport

With this combination of two pairs of sisterships – BigLift Barentsz and BigLift Baffin and CY Interocean I and CY Interocean II – the companies are ready to meet the future demands in the LNG, Oil and Gas …
Mar 19, 2019 /  Vessels
Global Ship Lease Announces New Long-Term Charter Agreement

Global Ship Lease Announces New Long-Term Charter Agreement

Global Ship Lease, Inc. (NYSE:GSL) (GSL), a containership charter owner, has agreed a three-year charter with Hapag-Lloyd for the 2015-built, 9,115 TEU containership UASC Al Khor. Caption: Container ship UASC Al …
Mar 19, 2019 /  Vessels
JAXPORT sets record with largest container ship to call Jacksonville

JAXPORT sets record with largest container ship to call Jacksonville

The Jacksonville Port Authority (JAXPORT) set a new port record Monday with the arrival of the ZIM vessel Cape Sounio, the largest container ship to ever call Jacksonville. The 11,000-TEU (container) vessel is operated …
Mar 19, 2019 /  Vessels
Bouchard takes delivery of ATB unit mv Evening Breeze and Barge No. 252 from VT Halter Marine and Bollinger Shipyard

Bouchard takes delivery of ATB unit mv Evening Breeze and Barge No. 252 from VT Halter Marine and Bollinger Shipyard

Bouchard Transportation Co., Inc. (Bouchard) has announced the delivery of ATB unit M/V Evening Breeze and Barge No. 252 (B. No. 252) from VT Halter Marine Inc. (VT Halter Marine) and Bollinger Shipyards.  M/V …
Mar 18, 2019 /  Vessels
MSC adds vessel to its Lone Star service from Asia to USEC and Gulf of Mexico

MSC adds vessel to its Lone Star service from Asia to USEC and Gulf of Mexico

MSC is adding a vessel to its Lone Star service from Asia to USEC and Gulf of Mexico. The operational change will start week 13 from Ningbo, with the Maersk Kalamata 913E. Caption: Containership Maersk Kalamata - …
Mar 18, 2019 /  Vessels
IRClass wins 5-year contract to provide Emergency Response Services for 33 vessels of The Shipping Corporation of India

IRClass wins 5-year contract to provide Emergency Response Services for 33 vessels of The Shipping Corporation of India

Indian Register of Shipping (IRClass) has secured a five-year contract from India’s largest shipping company, The Shipping Corporation of India (SCI) – to undertake Emergency Response Service (ERS) for 33 …
Mar 18, 2019 /  Vessels
South Africa economy benefits from the building of new navy vessels

South Africa economy benefits from the building of new navy vessels

On Saturday, the 23rd of February 2019, Damen Shipyards Cape Town (DSCT) hosted a keel laying ceremony, marking the start of construction on the first of three Multi-mission Inshore Patrol Vessels (MMIPVs) for the South …
Mar 18, 2019 /  Naval