Maersk to build its first cold store in St. Petersburg, Russia

Maersk to build its first cold store in St. Petersburg, Russia

Maersk launches the construction of its new cold store facility in St. Petersburg to address the needs of a high-demand Russian market. The 3-chamber warehouse will offer specialised solutions extending the life cycle of …
Jun 5, 2019 /  Vessels
The Danish Maritime Authority launches a pilot project on digital certificates for seafarers

The Danish Maritime Authority launches a pilot project on digital certificates for seafarers

Today, MUMBAI MÆRSK heads out from the Port of Aarhus for destinations in Europe, Africa and Asia with crew certificates that are entirely digital instead of traditional paper certificates. This is simpler, faster …
May 30, 2019 /  Vessels
Major Ocean Carriers CMA CGM and MSC to Join TradeLens Blockchain-Enabled Shipping Platform

Major Ocean Carriers CMA CGM and MSC to Join TradeLens Blockchain-Enabled Shipping Platform

Global container carriers CMA CGM and MSC Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC) today announced they will join TradeLens (www.tradelens.com), a blockchain-enabled digital shipping platform, jointly developed by A.P. …
May 29, 2019 /  Vessels
Maersk Product Tankers confirms the order for the remaining four of ten LR2 newbuildings from Dalian Shipyard

Maersk Product Tankers confirms the order for the remaining four of ten LR2 newbuildings from Dalian Shipyard

Maersk Product Tankers has confirmed the order for the remaining four of ten LR2 newbuildings from Dalian Shipyard. The order is part of an ongoing fleet renewal programme in the LR2 segment. “We are building …
May 28, 2019 /  Vessels
Global Ship Lease Announces Agreement to Acquire Three Containerships

Global Ship Lease Announces Agreement to Acquire Three Containerships

7,849 TEU containerships to be employed on long-term charters with Maersk Line Global Ship Lease, Inc. (NYSE:GSL) (GSL), a containership charter owner, Thursday (May23) announced that it has agreed to acquire three …
May 27, 2019 /  Vessels
Seafarer remains missing after falling overboard the Maersk Patras

Seafarer remains missing after falling overboard the Maersk Patras

Sunday morning, Maersk Patras reported man overboard in the Saint Lawrence River. Search and rescue operation was unsuccessful and has now been called off. On 19 May 2019 at approximately 9:30 am local time, the 2nd …
May 22, 2019 /  Accidents
Hamburg Süd strengthens its product portfolio on the Europe–Central America, Caribbean and South America West Coast trade

Hamburg Süd strengthens its product portfolio on the Europe–Central America, Caribbean and South America West Coast trade

New stand-alone service offered in collaboration with Maersk – Maximum flexibility for tailor-made solutions – First-class port coverage – Competitive transit times and high schedule reliability The …
May 20, 2019 /  Curious
Maersk Product Tankers completes sale and leaseback agreement

Maersk Product Tankers completes sale and leaseback agreement

Maersk Product Tankers has entered a sale and leaseback agreement for four MR vessels built in 2015 and 2016 with the Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC). “The agreement will increase financial …
May 17, 2019 /  Vessels
Maersk Drilling to launch first hybrid, low-emission rig

Maersk Drilling to launch first hybrid, low-emission rig

Combining hybrid power, data intelligence and cleaning technology, the Maersk Intrepid will push the boundaries for low-emission drilling on conventionally powered offshore rigs. A new technological standard for …
May 9, 2019 /  Vessels
Maersk Supply Service Awarded Major FPSO Mooring Project

Maersk Supply Service Awarded Major FPSO Mooring Project

Maersk Supply Service has been selected to deliver an integrated FPSO mooring installation and replacement solution for an American oil major in the Gulf of Guinea. Maersk Supply Service will provide the full work scope …
Apr 25, 2019 /  Curious