Car Carrier Thames Highway damaged while maneuvering in Bremerhaven

Car Carrier Thames Highway damaged while maneuvering in Bremerhaven

On December 8, the 148 meter long, 7750 dwt car carrier Thames Highway allided with pilings at port of Bremerhaven, Germany. The Thames Highway was being maneuvered by tugs when the vessel struck the pilings. The car …
Dec 10, 2015 /  Accidents
Average Arrival Delays For Mega Vessels Shorter Than For All Vessels In Europe

Average Arrival Delays For Mega Vessels Shorter Than For All Vessels In Europe

The CargoSmart shipment management software provider has released the results of its newest research that managed to find that vessel arrival delays regarding the so-called mega vessels at five of Europe’s …
Jul 15, 2015 /  Vessels
Video: Eurogate Drone Movie, Germany

Video: Eurogate Drone Movie, Germany

Visit Bremerhaven, Wilhelmshaven and Hamburg in the drone movie published by Eurogate on YouTube.  …
Jul 15, 2015 /  Curious
Maersk Karachi on fire

Maersk Karachi on fire

Fire erupted on board the unfortunate Maersk Karachi on May 22 at around midday at the NTB Terminal in Bremerhaven. It is believed the the fire was caused by salvage works, involving torches, that were being carried …
May 25, 2015 /  Accidents
Container crane boom collapses onto Maersk Karachi, one missing

Container crane boom collapses onto Maersk Karachi, one missing

Rescue and salvage works are ongoing in the container terminal in Bremerhaven following an accident involving Maersk Karachi. Photo: Krijn Hamelink Yesterday night, the boom of a container crane broke and …
May 14, 2015 /  Accidents