United European Car Carriers (UECC) invest in new generation PCTCs

United European Car Carriers (UECC) invest in new generation PCTCs

United European Car Carriers (UECC), jointly owned by Nippon Yusen Kabushiki Kaisha (NYK) and Wallenius Lines, has signed a contract to construct two new generation PCTC with China Ship Building Trading Co., Ltd and …
Mar 13, 2019 /  Curious
MOL Plans to Install Voyage Information Display System Using AR Technology on VLCC subsequently to Car Carrier (Video)

MOL Plans to Install Voyage Information Display System Using AR Technology on VLCC subsequently to Car Carrier (Video)

Supporting Ship Operation and Watch-keeping to Enhance Safety TOKYO-Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL) today announced plans to launch the experimental use of a system that supports ship operation during voyages using …
Oct 11, 2018 /  Vessels
Next-Generation Car Carrier Calls Jaxport

Next-Generation Car Carrier Calls Jaxport

The Jacksonville Port Authority (JAXPORT) welcomed the Mitsui O.S.K. Lines (MOL) next-generation car carrier Orca Ace during the vessel’s maiden call to Jacksonville this week. Caption: MOL's car carrier Orca …
Oct 5, 2018 /  Vessels
Vehicles carrier Orca Ace calls Port of Vancouver USA on her maiden voyage

Vehicles carrier Orca Ace calls Port of Vancouver USA on her maiden voyage

The Port of Vancouver USA welcomed the M/V Orca Ace, commanded by Capt. Yury Golovatyuk of Russia, on her maiden voyage Aug. 8. Caption: Photo credit: Port of Vancouver USA   Capt. Golovatyuk and his …
Aug 13, 2018 /  Vessels
Fire breaks out on Panama-registered car carrier Auto Banner at Incheon Port (Video)

Fire breaks out on Panama-registered car carrier Auto Banner at Incheon Port (Video)

A Panama-registered car carrier caught fire while anchored at the South Korean port of Incheon on Monday, but all of its crewmen safely evacuated, port officials said Monday. Caption: A big fire takes place on a …
May 21, 2018 /  Accidents
Spica Leader Wins NYK Car Carrier of the Year

Spica Leader Wins NYK Car Carrier of the Year

The Wallem-managed vessel, the Spica Leader has been awarded the NYK Car Carrier of the Year 2017. The Spica Leader was one of six vessels that were selected to receive the NYK Car Carrier of the year for the fiscal …
May 11, 2018 /  Vessels
WW Ocean represents EUKOR in the Iberian Peninsula

WW Ocean represents EUKOR in the Iberian Peninsula

Wallenius Wilhelmsen Ocean becomes a commercial agent for EUKOR Car Carriers in the Iberian Peninsula. As from April 1st, Wallenius Wilhelmsen Ocean (WW Ocean) will act as commercial agent for EUKOR Car Carriers, being …
Apr 11, 2018 /  Curious
Construction of LNG ships for Volkswagen Group Logistics started

Construction of LNG ships for Volkswagen Group Logistics started

From 2019, the ships powered by liquefied natural gas are to be operated by Siem Car Carriers AS under charter adults to Volkswagen Group Logistics Significant reduction in atmospheric pollutants such as CO2, NOX, …
Mar 23, 2018 /  Vessels
MOL Takes Delivery of the Beluga Ace, 1st Next-generation FLEXIE Series Car Carrier

MOL Takes Delivery of the Beluga Ace, 1st Next-generation FLEXIE Series Car Carrier

Cutting-edge, Newly Designed Car Carrier Equipped with 6 Liftable Decks TOKYO-Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL) yesterday announced the delivery of the first car carrier of the next-generation "FLEXIE" series, the Beluga …
Mar 16, 2018 /  Vessels
MOL Introduces Cutting-edge Stowage Planning System for Car Carriers

MOL Introduces Cutting-edge Stowage Planning System for Car Carriers

Aimed at Optimizing Loading for FLEXIE Next-generation Car Carriers TOKYO-Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL) has introduced an upgraded stowage planning system for car carriers called "MOL-CAPS". The MOL-CAPS system …
Mar 7, 2018 /  Curious