Global Ship Lease Announces New Charter at Increased Rate and Exercise of Extension Options

Global Ship Lease Announces New Charter at Increased Rate and Exercise of Extension Options

Global Ship Lease, Inc. (NYSE:GSL), a containership charter owner, today announced a new time charter with ANL, a wholly owned subsidiary of CMA CGM, for the 2003-built, 2,207 TEU containership GSL Keta (formerly Delmas …
Nov 14, 2018 /  Vessels
Wan Hai Lines confirmed order of 20 new container vessels

Wan Hai Lines confirmed order of 20 new container vessels

As part of the company’s fleet improvement plan, Wan Hai Lines has confirmed an order of 20 container vessels with JMU (Japan Marine United Corporation) and GWS (Guangzhou Wenchong Shipyard Co., Ltd) / CSTC (China …
Nov 13, 2018 /  Vessels
Global Ship Lease Announces New Long-Term Charter Agreements between Poseidon Containers and CMA CGM

Global Ship Lease Announces New Long-Term Charter Agreements between Poseidon Containers and CMA CGM

Global Ship Lease, Inc. (NYSE:GSL), a containership charter owner, Friday (Nov 9) announced that Poseidon Containers, with which Global Ship Lease has entered a definitive merger agreement, has agreed five-year charters …
Nov 12, 2018 /  Vessels
First J-ENG LP-SCR system successfully in service

First J-ENG LP-SCR system successfully in service

The first commercial LP-SCR system from Japan Engine Corporation (J-ENG) has entered service onboard a major Singaporean container lines, PDL International’s 600TEU container vessel, M/V SOUTHERN PEARL. The …
Nov 7, 2018 /  Curious
Port of Tacoma welcomes Evergreen’s Thalassa Axia - the largest vessel ever to call the port (Video)

Port of Tacoma welcomes Evergreen’s Thalassa Axia - the largest vessel ever to call the port (Video)

NWSA welcomed Evergreen’s Thalassa Axia to Pierce County Terminal on Nov. 1, 2018. Images courtesy of Port of Tacoma   At 13,800 twenty-foot-equivalent units, it’s the largest vessel ever to call …
Nov 6, 2018 /  Vessels
Philly Shipyard Delivers Largest US-Built Container Vessel to Matson

Philly Shipyard Delivers Largest US-Built Container Vessel to Matson

Philly Shipyard, Inc. (PSI), the sole operating subsidiary of Philly Shipyard ASA (Oslo: PHLY), yesterday delivered the first of two 3,600 TEU Aloha Class containerships that PSI is building for Matson Navigation …
Nov 1, 2018 /  All
Containerships PLC is part of CMA CGM Group

Containerships PLC is part of CMA CGM Group

Containerships PLC announced earlier today that the Company is now part of the CMA CGM Group, one of the world leading container shipping companies, as per the acquisition process that has been initiated in June this …
Nov 1, 2018 /  Vessels
Cai Mep SP-SSA International Terminal handled one of the highest container volumes ever from a single vessel call

Cai Mep SP-SSA International Terminal handled one of the highest container volumes ever from a single vessel call

SP-SSA International Terminal, located in the southern province of Ba Ria-Vung Tau’s Cai Mep area, has handled one of the highest container volumes ever from a single vessel call. The MSC Antalya, owned and …
Oct 31, 2018 /  Curious
HMM Blueprint for the Year 2022

HMM Blueprint for the Year 2022

On October 26, HMM HQ employees gathered in the Seoul office to hear CEO C.K. Yoo’s presentation on HMM’s blueprint for the year 2022. Mr. Yoo presented HMM’s target of building up its capacity to 1 …
Oct 30, 2018 /  Curious
JAXPORT Welcomes First ZIM Vessel

JAXPORT Welcomes First ZIM Vessel

The Jacksonville Port Authority (JAXPORT) recently welcomed the ZIM Integrated Shipping Services Ltd. (ZIM) 10,070-TEU (container) Tianjin vessel on its maiden call to the port’s Blount Island Marine Terminal. …
Oct 23, 2018 /  Vessels