Container volumes up 25 percent at Ports of Stockholm

Container volumes up 25 percent at Ports of Stockholm

Container traffic at Ports of Stockholm is rising and soon the new freight port, the Stockholm Norvik Port, will be ready to welcome more and larger container vessels to the growing Stockholm region. During the first …
Apr 17, 2019 /  Vessels
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
Yang Ming to Charter Four More 11,000 TEU New Container Ships

Yang Ming to Charter Four More 11,000 TEU New Container Ships

Yang Ming Marine Transport Corp. (Yang Ming) and Shoei Kisen Kaisha Ltd. (Shoei Kisen) signed charter agreements for four 11,000 TEU containerships yesterday(10th April, 2019) in Hong Kong. During the ceremony, the …
Apr 11, 2019 /  Vessels
US Coast Guard medevacs crewmember from container ship CMA CGM Alcazar near Galveston

US Coast Guard medevacs crewmember from container ship CMA CGM Alcazar near Galveston

The US Coast Guard medevaced a crewmember from a container ship near Galveston, Texas, Tuesday. Caption: Container ship CMA CGM Alcazar - Image courtesy of Patrick Deenik Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston …
Apr 10, 2019 /  Accidents
Port of Savannah Achieves Record March

Port of Savannah Achieves Record March

The Port of Savannah handled more total containerized cargo and more intermodal rail volume, with greater connectivity and velocity than any March on record, the Georgia Ports Authority reported Thursday. "I would …
Apr 5, 2019 /  All
South Carolina Ports Handles Record March Container Volume

South Carolina Ports Handles Record March Container Volume

Thursday South Carolina Ports Authority (SCPA) announced the strongest March in its history and more than 11 percent fiscal year-over-year growth. SCPA moved 214,123 twenty-foot equivalent container units (TEUs) last …
Apr 5, 2019 /  Vessels
APL Strengthens Trans-Pacific Portfolio of Services

APL Strengthens Trans-Pacific Portfolio of Services

APL today announced the introduction of the new Central China - Loop 3 (CC3) service; and enhancement of the South China - Loop 3 (SC3) service, both serving the Asia-North America trade lane. Central China - Loop 3 …
Apr 4, 2019 /  Vessels
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
Valmet to supply exhaust gas cleaning system to Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering in South Korea

Valmet to supply exhaust gas cleaning system to Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering in South Korea

Valmet will supply exhaust gas cleaning system (scrubber system) for seven new building container vessels, which will be built in South Korea by Daewoo Shipbuilding and Marine Engineering for Korean Shipping company …
Apr 2, 2019 /  Vessels
Visser Shipping signs contract to outfit their three 9.0 MW container ships with new innovative EGCS from Value Maritime

Visser Shipping signs contract to outfit their three 9.0 MW container ships with new innovative EGCS from Value Maritime

Visser Shipping has signed a contract to outfit their three 9.0 MW container ships with the new innovative Scrubber systems from Value Maritime with an option for a fourth scrubber. In 1995 Visser Shipping bought …
Apr 1, 2019 /  Curious