Port of Cardiff prepares for start of 2019 cruise season

Port of Cardiff prepares for start of 2019 cruise season

ABP South Wales is preparing for a busy 2019 cruise season at the Port of Cardiff (see also CruiseMapper), following a popular programme of passenger vessel calls in 2018. Marco Polo, owned and operated by Cruise …
Apr 18, 2019 /  Cruise
Vietnam receives largest-ever container vessel

Vietnam receives largest-ever container vessel

Cai Mep International Terminal (CMIT) handled the largest container vessel to ever call a Vietnamese port this month. The CMA CGM Marco Polo called at the terminal on January 11, 2019 as part of its FAL 3 Asia to Europe …
Jan 23, 2019 /  Vessels
Cai Mep terminal welcomed one of the world’s largest container ships - CMACGM Marco Polo

Cai Mep terminal welcomed one of the world’s largest container ships - CMACGM Marco Polo

The Marco Polo container ship, with a capacity of nearly 17,000 TEUs, docked at the Cai Mep International Terminal (CMIT) in the southern province of Ba Ria – Vung Tau on January 11. The event is among the …
Jan 14, 2019 /  Vessels
Unprecedented towing exercise between the Abeille Languedoc and CMA CGM Marco Polo off the coast of Le Havre (Video)

Unprecedented towing exercise between the Abeille Languedoc and CMA CGM Marco Polo off the coast of Le Havre (Video)

On Friday, July 21, 2017, the Maritime Prefecture of the Channel and the North Sea, in liaison with the CMA CGM Group and Les Abeilles (Bourbon Group), organized a towing exercise between a large container ship, the CMA …
Aug 2, 2017 /  Vessels
Damen Shiprepair Amsterdam completed maintenance works on cruise vessels Marco Polo and Magellan

Damen Shiprepair Amsterdam completed maintenance works on cruise vessels Marco Polo and Magellan

Damen Shiprepair Amsterdam (DSAm), part of Damen Shiprepair & Conversion (DSC), has completed maintenance works on cruise vessels Marco Polo and Magellan. Both vessels are operated by British based Cruise & …
Feb 6, 2017 /  Vessels