Teekay: LNG carrier Pan Europe Delivered

Teekay: LNG carrier Pan Europe Delivered

The LNG carrier Pan Europe was delivered in charterer Shell in July 2018. The vessel is the third of four “Pan” vessels joining the TGP fleet , alongside Pan Asia (2017) and Pan Americas (2018). The fourth …
Oct 22, 2018 /  Vessels
Hitachi Partners with Stena Line to Implement Digital Technology in Shipping

Hitachi Partners with Stena Line to Implement Digital Technology in Shipping

Hitachi Europe Ltd., a subsidiary of Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE:6501),   has partnered with Stena Line (see also CruiseMapper), one of the largest shipping companies in Europe, to implement artificial intelligence …
Jun 8, 2018 /  Curious
SAL Heavy Lift announces brand new regular service linking Africa with North Europe, the Arabian Gulf and Indian sub-Continent

SAL Heavy Lift announces brand new regular service linking Africa with North Europe, the Arabian Gulf and Indian sub-Continent

SAL Heavy Lift announces a brand new regular service linking West, South and East Africa with North Europe, the Arabian Gulf and Indian sub-Continent. Caption: SAL's general cargo ship Frauke - Image courtesy of …
Mar 28, 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
Hyundai Merchant Marine to launch independent Asia-North Europe Service

Hyundai Merchant Marine to launch independent Asia-North Europe Service

Hyundai Merchant Marine (HMM) announced today that it launches new Asia-North Europe Express (AEX) service in April. HMM opens a new Asia-North Europe loop in accordance with the increased demand for Express Service. …
Feb 28, 2018 /  Vessels
NYK: The European Commission’s decision regarding ocean shipping services for cars and trucks

NYK: The European Commission’s decision regarding ocean shipping services for cars and trucks

Nippon Yusen Kabushiki Kaisha (NYK) earlier today released the following statement: “Nippon Yusen Kabushiki Kaisha (NYK) has been investigated by the European Commission (“the Commission”) since …
Feb 22, 2018 /  Finance
European shipowners urge for certainty as soon as possible on EU-UK trade framework

European shipowners urge for certainty as soon as possible on EU-UK trade framework

European shipowners touched upon some key issues regarding Brexit in today’s public hearing in the European Parliament’s Transport committee’s hearing on the « Impact of Brexit on Maritime …
Feb 20, 2018 /  Curious
European Commission Clears Rescue Aid for Croatian Shipbuilder Uljanik

European Commission Clears Rescue Aid for Croatian Shipbuilder Uljanik

The European Commission has found Croatian plans to grant Uljanik shipyard a State guarantee for a €96 million loan are in line with EU State aid rules. The measure will allow the company to meet urgent liquidity …
Jan 23, 2018 /  Finance
MOL Announces Full Acquisition and Name Change of Seafarers Manning Company in Europe

MOL Announces Full Acquisition and Name Change of Seafarers Manning Company in Europe

Aiming to Enhance Stable Supply of Top-quality Seafarers for LNG Carriers and Tankers Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL) today announced that MOL acquired 100% of the issued shares of Azalea Maritime B.V. on December 21st, …
Jan 15, 2018 /  Curious
Höegh Autoliners announces new direct service from Europe to USA, Mexico and Oceania

Höegh Autoliners announces new direct service from Europe to USA, Mexico and Oceania

Höegh Autoliners announced earlier today the commencement of a direct express service from Europe to USA, Mexico and Oceania. Image courtesy of Höegh Autoliners   This monthly service will …
Jan 12, 2018 /  Curious