Global Ship Lease Secures Additional Charter Coverage and Adds Maersk Line to Charterer Portfolio

Global Ship Lease Secures Additional Charter Coverage and Adds Maersk Line to Charterer Portfolio

Global Ship Lease, Inc. (NYSE:GSL), a containership charter owner, yesterday announced a new time charter with Maersk Line for the 2004-built, 8,063 TEU containership OOCL Ningbo, which has been renamed GSL Ningbo, …
Sep 21, 2018 /  Vessels
Maersk Supply Service completes FSO tow and installation for Culzean field

Maersk Supply Service completes FSO tow and installation for Culzean field

Last week, hook up of the Alisa Floating Storage and Offloading unit (FSO) was successfully completed. This marks the final step of the FSO transportation and installation for the Culzean field, under the project …
Sep 19, 2018 /  Curious
Maersk to change fuel adjustment surcharge ahead of the 2020 sulphur cap

Maersk to change fuel adjustment surcharge ahead of the 2020 sulphur cap

New Bunker Adjustment Factor (BAF) surcharge enables customers to predict, plan and track how changes in fuel price impact the shipping freight rate. The new BAF surcharge aims at recovering the Maersk Line costs of …
Sep 17, 2018 /  Curious
Newly updated Wärtsilä Propulsion Control & Automation System to deliver fuel savings for new tankers

Newly updated Wärtsilä Propulsion Control & Automation System to deliver fuel savings for new tankers

The technology group Wärtsilä is to supply a newly updated propulsion control system as well as its advanced alarm and control system, the Nacos PCS/MCS Platinum, for Maersk Tankers’ six 110 DWT LR2 …
Sep 14, 2018 /  Curious
Maersk Drilling and Aker BP sign major contract founded on joint alliance

Maersk Drilling and Aker BP sign major contract founded on joint alliance

Maersk Drilling and Aker BP have agreed to a one-year contract to deploy high-performance rig Maersk Integrator on the Norwegian shelf from June 2019. The contract is founded on the alliance that the parties entered into …
Sep 10, 2018 /  Vessels
Record container shipment arrives in Rotterdam port (Video)

Record container shipment arrives in Rotterdam port (Video)

Wednesday, 5 September 2018 was the arrival of the Mumbai Maersk in the port of Rotterdam. The 399-m long vessel was carrying a record number of containers in a single shipment: 19,038 TEU (the standard unit for cargo …
Sep 8, 2018 /  Vessels
Klaveness Digital and Maersk Tankers enter digital partnership

Klaveness Digital and Maersk Tankers enter digital partnership

Klaveness Digital and Maersk Tankers have joined forces to drive the development of intelligent digital solutions. The partnership will give Maersk Tankers access to Klaveness Digital’s digital platform, enabling …
Sep 3, 2018 /  Curious
Maersk Tankers Tests Wind Power to Fuel Ships

Maersk Tankers Tests Wind Power to Fuel Ships

Maersk Tankers is testing the use of wind power to fuel its ships, a new technology it says can cut fuel consumption by up to 10 percent and help the industry reduce polluting emissions. The move comes as the global …
Aug 31, 2018 /  Curious
Mumbai Maersk Sets World Record for Highest-Ever Load

Mumbai Maersk Sets World Record for Highest-Ever Load

Maersk’s second generation Triple-E vessel Mumbai Maersk has loaded 19,038 TEU, setting a world record for highest-ever load for a single containership and surpassing the 19,000-mark for the very first time …
Aug 23, 2018 /  Curious
Maersk to Send First Container Ship Through Arctic

Maersk to Send First Container Ship Through Arctic

Denmark’s Maersk said on Tuesday that it has plans to send the first container ship from East Asia to Europe via the Arctic Ocean. Maersk’s state-owned Chinese rival Cosco (CHDGF) has …
Aug 22, 2018 /  Curious