Hamburg Süd Resumes Seasonal Peruvian Fruit Service to PhilaPort’s Packer Avenue Marine Terminal

Hamburg Süd Resumes Seasonal Peruvian Fruit Service to PhilaPort’s Packer Avenue Marine Terminal

Weekly direct service within eleven days between Peru (Paita) and US East Coast (Philadelphia) from November 2018 to February 2019 Just in time for the forthcoming mango and grape season in South America, Hamburg …
Nov 29, 2018 /  Vessels
Hapag-Lloyd retrofits ten vessels with Exhaust Gas Cleaning Systems

Hapag-Lloyd retrofits ten vessels with Exhaust Gas Cleaning Systems

Ten Hamburg Class vessels (13,000 TEU) to be retrofitted in 2019 and 2020 // First vessel will be ready to sail with EGCS in March 2019 // Decision made in response to upcoming IMO2020 low sulphur regulation Hapag-Lloyd …
Nov 23, 2018 /  Vessels
Hamburg preparing for Brexit

Hamburg preparing for Brexit

Senate to focus on "no deal" scenario - 1,000 Hamburg firms trade with Britain The Hamburg Senate has been preparing for Britain’s impending withdrawal from the European Union for months, according to a press …
Oct 30, 2018 /  Curious
Eagle Bulk Shipping Inc. Takes Delivery of mv Hamburg Eagle

Eagle Bulk Shipping Inc. Takes Delivery of mv Hamburg Eagle

Eagle Bulk Shipping Inc. (Nasdaq: EGLE) (Eagle Bulk), one of the world’s largest owner-operators in the Supramax/Ultramax segment, announced earlier today that it has taken delivery of its newly acquired vessel, …
Oct 23, 2018 /  Vessels
HVCC and Kotug Smit Towage optimise conditions of entry at the Port of Hamburg

HVCC and Kotug Smit Towage optimise conditions of entry at the Port of Hamburg

Hamburg Vessel Coordination Center (HVCC) and Kotug Smit Towage, provider of harbour towage, will in future work closely together at the Port of Hamburg in order to coordinate preliminary planning for ship calls and …
Oct 4, 2018 /  Curious
Hamburg and St. Petersburg strengthen cooperation

Hamburg and St. Petersburg strengthen cooperation

More than 250 participants had the opportunity to nurture and deepen the good relationship between Hamburg and St Petersburg at the Port Evening staged by Port of Hamburg in St Petersburg. Since 1957 Hamburg and St …
Sep 25, 2018 /  Curious
HHLA floating crane loads world’s biggest ship propeller onto a vessel at the Port of Hamburg

HHLA floating crane loads world’s biggest ship propeller onto a vessel at the Port of Hamburg

On Sunday, 16 September, Hamburger Hafen und Logistik AG (HHLA) loaded the biggest ship propeller in the world onto a vessel. The “HHLA IV” floating crane brought the gigantic 110-tonne object to the port of …
Sep 17, 2018 /  Curious
Container Traffic Declines at Port of Hamburg for H1 2018

Container Traffic Declines at Port of Hamburg for H1 2018

In the first half of 2018 the Port of Hamburg achieved total throughput of 66.5 million tons. That represented a moderate downturn of 4.9 percent, with the downward trend slowing in the second quarter. General cargo …
Aug 24, 2018 /  Finance
Mega-carrier ‘Cosco Shipping Universe’ visits Port of Hamburg

Mega-carrier ‘Cosco Shipping Universe’ visits Port of Hamburg

The Port of Hamburg was one of those called by one of the world’s largest containerships during her maiden voyage. With her slot capacity of 21,237 TEU, the ‘Cosco Shipping Universe’ set a fresh record …
Jul 26, 2018 /  Vessels
Diana Containerships announces completion of sale of a Post-Panamax container vessel

Diana Containerships announces completion of sale of a Post-Panamax container vessel

Diana Containerships Inc. (NASDAQ: DCIX), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of containerships, Tuesday announced that it has completed the previously announced sale of one of its Post-Panamax …
Jul 25, 2018 /  Vessels