Containerships adds Sweden to its shortsea network

Containerships adds Sweden to its shortsea network

Containerships announced last week that the Swedish Port of Halmstad is being added to the Company’s shortsea network as from April 2019. Caption: Container ship Containerships Nord - Image courtesy of Aart …
Apr 15, 2019 /  Curious
US Coast Guard medevacs crewmember from container ship CMA CGM Alcazar near Galveston

US Coast Guard medevacs crewmember from container ship CMA CGM Alcazar near Galveston

The US Coast Guard medevaced a crewmember from a container ship near Galveston, Texas, Tuesday. Caption: Container ship CMA CGM Alcazar - Image courtesy of Patrick Deenik Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston …
Apr 10, 2019 /  Accidents
CONTAINERSHIPS: The New Multimodal Transport Intra-European Leader

CONTAINERSHIPS: The New Multimodal Transport Intra-European Leader

Containerships: a single brand resulting from the union of Containerships and MacAndrews, two experts in intra-European multimodal transport A combined offer of 26 maritime services and 8 inland services operated …
Apr 3, 2019 /  Curious
Hapag-Lloyd responds to fuel spill from its boxship in New York container terminal

Hapag-Lloyd responds to fuel spill from its boxship in New York container terminal

Hapag-Lloyd reports that Thursday evening (Mar28), a hole was detected in the hull of the Hapag-Lloyd container ship Dublin Express during unloading operations in the Global Marine New York Container …
Apr 1, 2019 /  Accidents
Hyundai Mipo wins US$107Mln order for 3 container ships

Hyundai Mipo wins US$107Mln order for 3 container ships

Hyundai Mipo Dockyard Co., a mid-sized South Korean shipbuilder, said Thursday that it has secured 120 billion won (US$107 million) worth of orders to build three container vessels. Under the deal with an Asian …
Mar 21, 2019 /  Curious
MAN receives an order for two-stroke engines from Eastern Pacific Shipping

MAN receives an order for two-stroke engines from Eastern Pacific Shipping

Singapore-based Eastern Pacific Shipping has exercised an option connected with an order for 5 × 15,000-teu boxships placed in November 2017, and requested another six vessels. All 11 engines involved in the order …
Mar 21, 2019 /  Vessels
Global Ship Lease Announces New Long-Term Charter Agreement

Global Ship Lease Announces New Long-Term Charter Agreement

Global Ship Lease, Inc. (NYSE:GSL) (GSL), a containership charter owner, has agreed a three-year charter with Hapag-Lloyd for the 2015-built, 9,115 TEU containership UASC Al Khor. Caption: Container ship UASC Al …
Mar 19, 2019 /  Vessels
JAXPORT sets record with largest container ship to call Jacksonville

JAXPORT sets record with largest container ship to call Jacksonville

The Jacksonville Port Authority (JAXPORT) set a new port record Monday with the arrival of the ZIM vessel Cape Sounio, the largest container ship to ever call Jacksonville. The 11,000-TEU (container) vessel is operated …
Mar 19, 2019 /  Vessels
Matson Christens Second Aloha Class Vessel 'Kaimana Hila' At Philly Shipyard

Matson Christens Second Aloha Class Vessel 'Kaimana Hila' At Philly Shipyard

Matson, Inc. (NYSE: MATX), a leading U.S. carrier in the Pacific, and Philly Shipyard, Inc. (PSI), the wholly-owned U.S. subsidiary of Philly Shipyard ASA (Oslo: PHLY) christened the second of two Aloha Class …
Mar 12, 2019 /  Vessels
MAN Energy Solutions signs a contract for the conversion of a 15,000 TEU container vessel to dual-fuel operation

MAN Energy Solutions signs a contract for the conversion of a 15,000 TEU container vessel to dual-fuel operation

MAN Energy Solutions has signed a contract  for the conversion of a 15,000 TEU container vessel to dual-fuel operation. The container vessel MV SAJIR is owned by Hapag-Lloyd, one of the world's leading liner …
Mar 6, 2019 /  Vessels