AAL Wins Best Asia Pacific Project Carrier 2017

AAL Wins Best Asia Pacific Project Carrier 2017

AAL Shipping won the Logistics Award at this year’s Lloyd’s List Asia Pacific Awards. This latest win is Company’s fifth since 2016, making it the most awarded MPP (multipurpose) carrier in the …
Nov 1, 2017 /  Curious
Röhlig Spain chooses Höegh Autoliners for the transportation of giant rotary drying machine drum bound for Australia

Röhlig Spain chooses Höegh Autoliners for the transportation of giant rotary drying machine drum bound for Australia

When global freight forwarders, Röhlig Spain needed a dependable partner to help them transport a giant rotary drying machine drum from Spain to Australia, they chose Höegh Autoliners with their customised RoRo …
Jun 22, 2017 /  Vessels
Metro Ports to operate bulk terminal at Port of Indiana

Metro Ports to operate bulk terminal at Port of Indiana

The Ports of Indiana announced Tuesday that the country’s oldest stevedoring company – Metro Ports – will become the new bulk terminal operator at the Port of Indiana-Burns Harbor. Starting July 1, …
Jun 22, 2017 /  Curious
Port of Antwerp gets off to the strongest start ever

Port of Antwerp gets off to the strongest start ever

The port of Antwerp handled 54,324,303 tonnes of freight during the first three months of this year, 1.5% more than in the same period last year. The further growth is mainly due to container freight, which was up …
Apr 19, 2017 /  Curious
Rotterdam’s container throughput grows by 8.8% in first quarter

Rotterdam’s container throughput grows by 8.8% in first quarter

In the first quarter of 2017, 2.0% more goods passed through the Port of Rotterdam than in the same period last year. The growth in the container sector (8.8% by volume (TEU), 10.8% by weight) is particularly …
Apr 14, 2017 /  Curious
New regular service for breakbulk and containers between port of Ghent and Guinea

New regular service for breakbulk and containers between port of Ghent and Guinea

From now on, there is a second regular line between Ghent port and the African country of Guinea. For this purpose, Lalemant from Ghent and the French African Maritime Agencies Guinea are joining forces. Ghent Port …
Mar 14, 2017 /  Curious
Höegh Autoliners cooperates with Ilomar Agencies for the ocean transportation of out-of-gauge cargo from Singapore to Europe

Höegh Autoliners cooperates with Ilomar Agencies for the ocean transportation of out-of-gauge cargo from Singapore to Europe

Recently, Höegh Autoliners in cooperation with its agent Ilomar Agencies in Amsterdam was chosen to provide the ocean transportation of an IHC IQIP levelling tool that needed to be shipped from Singapore to be …
Mar 10, 2017 /  Curious
Höegh Autoliners: Innovative thinking to ship out-of-gauge unit

Höegh Autoliners: Innovative thinking to ship out-of-gauge unit

When freight forwarder, Orchid Shipping was asked to ship an out-of-gauge unit with a length of 26.2 metres from India to Egypt, they turned to Höegh Autoliners to provide a customised RoRo solution. Lifting a …
Dec 21, 2016 /  Vessels
Wallenius Wilhelmsen Logistics “breaks new ground” with heavy breakbulk shipments from Japan to the US

Wallenius Wilhelmsen Logistics “breaks new ground” with heavy breakbulk shipments from Japan to the US

Wallenius Wilhelmsen Logistics (WWL) recently became the first RoRo shipping company to transport heavy breakbulk cargo weighing more than 92 tonnes from Japan to the United States. Until recently, Japanese …
Nov 23, 2016 /  Vessels
AAL Wins Global ‘Breakbulk Operator Of The Year 2016’

AAL Wins Global ‘Breakbulk Operator Of The Year 2016’

November 3 2016, at a glittering ceremony in London, AAL collected the Global Freight Awards’ ‘BREAKBULK OPERATOR OF THE YEAR 2016’ – the first time these annual awards have a featured a …
Nov 9, 2016 /  Curious