Hapag-Lloyd to Rollout XVELA Carrier and Terminal Collaboration Services

Hapag-Lloyd to Rollout XVELA Carrier and Terminal Collaboration Services

XVELA, the world’s first maritime business network for ocean carriers and terminal operators, announced yesterday that Hapag-Lloyd AG, one of the world’s leading shipping liner companies, plans to implement …
Mar 20, 2019 /  Curious
Hapag-Lloyd Starts New Service Connecting Turkey and US East Coast (TNE Service)

Hapag-Lloyd Starts New Service Connecting Turkey and US East Coast (TNE Service)

Hapag-Lloyd is launching a new liner service offering a direct connection between Turkey and the US East Coast. Caption: Container ship Satie - Image courtesy of Sorin   The Turkey North America East Coast …
Mar 19, 2019 /  Vessels
MAN Energy Solutions signs a contract for the conversion of a 15,000 TEU container vessel to dual-fuel operation

MAN Energy Solutions signs a contract for the conversion of a 15,000 TEU container vessel to dual-fuel operation

MAN Energy Solutions has signed a contract  for the conversion of a 15,000 TEU container vessel to dual-fuel operation. The container vessel MV SAJIR is owned by Hapag-Lloyd, one of the world's leading liner …
Mar 6, 2019 /  Vessels
Hapag-Lloyd first in world to convert large container ship to LNG

Hapag-Lloyd first in world to convert large container ship to LNG

Retrofitting of the 15,000 TEU vessel “Sajir” to use LNG propulsion / Pilot project paves the way for converting large ships to LNG / 15 to 30 percent less CO2 emissions possible Hapag-Lloyd will retrofit …
Feb 5, 2019 /  Vessels
Update: Container fire on the Yantian Express now under control

Update: Container fire on the Yantian Express now under control

On 3 January, a fire broke out in one container on the deck of the Yantian Express and spread to additional containers. In the meantime, efforts to extinguish the fire have made continuous progress under the direction of …
Jan 10, 2019 /  Accidents
Container fire on the Yantian Express: Crew successfully evacuated

Container fire on the Yantian Express: Crew successfully evacuated

On 3 January, a fire broke out in one container on the deck of the Yantian Express and spread to additional containers. Due to bad weather conditions, the fire has not been successfully contained yet and has …
Jan 7, 2019 /  Vessels
Containers caught fire on board the Yantian Express

Containers caught fire on board the Yantian Express

On 3 January, a fire broke out in one container on the deck of the Yantian Express and spread to additional containers. Caption: Container ship Yantian Express - Image courtesy of Sebastian Fuchs   The …
Jan 4, 2019 /  Accidents
THE Alliance Unveils Enhanced Service Network for 2019

THE Alliance Unveils Enhanced Service Network for 2019

The forthcoming THE Alliance products of 29 services will cover 76 ports in Asia, Europe including Mediterranean, North and Central America, the Middle East, Red Sea and Indian Subcontinent Deployment of over 249 …
Dec 19, 2018 /  Curious
Hapag-Lloyd retrofits ten vessels with Exhaust Gas Cleaning Systems

Hapag-Lloyd retrofits ten vessels with Exhaust Gas Cleaning Systems

Ten Hamburg Class vessels (13,000 TEU) to be retrofitted in 2019 and 2020 // First vessel will be ready to sail with EGCS in March 2019 // Decision made in response to upcoming IMO2020 low sulphur regulation Hapag-Lloyd …
Nov 23, 2018 /  Vessels
CMA CGM, A.P. Moller – Maersk, Hapag-Lloyd, MSC and Ocean Network Express plan to establish container shipping association

CMA CGM, A.P. Moller – Maersk, Hapag-Lloyd, MSC and Ocean Network Express plan to establish container shipping association

Five container shipping companies intend to create an association with the purpose of paving the way for digitalization, standardization and interoperability in the container shipping industry. IT executives from CMA …
Nov 15, 2018 /  Vessels