Maersk Selects Sea Machines For World’s First AI-Powered Situational Awareness System Aboard A Container Ship

Maersk Selects Sea Machines For World’s First AI-Powered Situational Awareness System Aboard A Container Ship

Boston-based Sea Machines Robotics announces yesterday that it has signed a contract with A.P. Moller-Maersk, of Copenhagen, Denmark, to trial its industry-leading perception and situational awareness technology aboard …
Apr 26, 2018 /  Vessels
Maersk Honam reaches anchorage outside Jebel Ali Port

Maersk Honam reaches anchorage outside Jebel Ali Port

The Maersk liner vessel Maersk Honam, which was hit by a serious fire on 6 March, will reach anchorage outside the Jebel Ali Port (UAE) on Tuesday 24 April 2018. The fire broke out around 900 nautical miles southeast of …
Apr 25, 2018 /  Vessels
Vistula Maersk makes a maiden call to St. Petersburg, as first in series of new ice-class vessels

Vistula Maersk makes a maiden call to St. Petersburg, as first in series of new ice-class vessels

Seago Line introduces new vessels to our North Europe feeder link between Rotterdam, Netherlands and St. Petersburg, Russia. Next vessel in series will be Volga Maersk, highlighting Maersk and Seago Line’s …
Apr 24, 2018 /  Curious
Maersk Drilling and Maersk Supply Service Establish Joint Venture Decommissioning Company

Maersk Drilling and Maersk Supply Service Establish Joint Venture Decommissioning Company

A 50:50 joint venture (JV) between Maersk Drilling and Maersk Supply Service will leverage the companies’ heritage of over 50 years of safe and efficient operations to provide decommissioning services to oil and …
Apr 12, 2018 /  Curious
Collision between containerships Laura Maersk and MSC Shuba in Callao, Peru (Video)

Collision between containerships Laura Maersk and MSC Shuba in Callao, Peru (Video)

Containerships Laura Maersk and MSC Shuba B collided at Callao, Peru on March 24 around 11:10 UTC while maneuvering in the harbor. Containership Laura Maersk bow contacted MSC Shuba B aft section. There are no reports …
Mar 26, 2018 /  Accidents
iContainers: Maersk Honam’s fire highlights importance of cargo insurance

iContainers: Maersk Honam’s fire highlights importance of cargo insurance

The major fire that broke out on the Maersk Honam in the Arabian Sea earlier this month serves as a reminder of the importance of cargo insurance, says 100% online freight forwarder iContainers. The blaze, which started …
Mar 22, 2018 /  Curious
Maersk Line relaunches Asia-Europe Network to increase schedule reliability

Maersk Line relaunches Asia-Europe Network to increase schedule reliability

With the new network, Maersk Line significantly improves schedule reliability while retaining competitive coverage and transit times. Network changes apply to Maersk Line’s Asia-North Europe and …
Mar 21, 2018 /  Curious
Fire in container underdeck aboard container ship Maersk Kensington. All crew safe; Fire contained

Fire in container underdeck aboard container ship Maersk Kensington. All crew safe; Fire contained

On Thursday, 16 March 2018 at 20:50 EST, the Maersk Kensington, a vessel owned and operated by Maersk U.S. subsidiary Maersk Line, Limited (MLL), reported a container on fire in a cargo hold while en route from Salalah, …
Mar 18, 2018 /  Accidents
Update: Remains of three out of four of the missing crew members found onboard Maersk Honam

Update: Remains of three out of four of the missing crew members found onboard Maersk Honam

Maersk released earlier today the following statement on Maersk Honam accident: “It is with deep sadness that we announce that the human remains of three of the four missing crew members after the fire aboard …
Mar 12, 2018 /  Accidents
UPDATE: Evacuated Maersk Honam crew are on land, firefighting at sea initiated

UPDATE: Evacuated Maersk Honam crew are on land, firefighting at sea initiated

The evacuated crew from Maersk Honam are on land. While some are receiving medical care, others have been released from hospital. Evacuated crew members have disembarked in the cities of Cochin and Trivandrum in …
Mar 9, 2018 /  Accidents