BMT announces new 43m High-Speed, Fast Ferry contract

BMT announces new 43m High-Speed, Fast Ferry contract

BMT has announced the signing of a contract for two new 43 metre (104’ x 37’’ x 12.5’) high-speed, passenger Fast Ferries for Kitsap Transit, with an option for a third to be added to this vessel …
Jul 8, 2019 /  Vessels
Panama Canal Welcomes Largest Containership To-Date Through Expanded Locks

Panama Canal Welcomes Largest Containership To-Date Through Expanded Locks

Wednesday, the Panama Canal completed a trial transit of Evergreen’s Triton, the largest vessel in dimension and container cargo capacity to pass through the Expanded Canal since it opened in June 2016. The …
May 17, 2019 /  Vessels
LNG Vessel Completes 6,000th Neopanamax Transit at the Panama Canal

LNG Vessel Completes 6,000th Neopanamax Transit at the Panama Canal

Yesterday, the Panama Canal welcomed its 6,000th Neopanamax vessel through the Expanded Canal, underscoring the route’s ability to accommodate the highly-dynamic liquefied natural gas (LNG) segment, which first …
Apr 24, 2019 /  Vessels
Panama Canal Transits Four LNG Vessels in One Day

Panama Canal Transits Four LNG Vessels in One Day

The Panama Canal reaches a new milestone Monday (Oct.01) after the successful transit of four liquefied natural gas (LNG) ships with beams of up to 160 feet (49 meters) in a single day through the Neopanamax Locks. With …
Oct 3, 2018 /  Curious
LNG Tanker Registers 4,000th Neopanamax Transit Through Panama Canal (Video)

LNG Tanker Registers 4,000th Neopanamax Transit Through Panama Canal (Video)

Sunday, the Panama Canal registered the transit of its 4,000th Neopanamax vessel through the Expanded Canal, underscoring the steady growth of the burgeoning LNG segment - which began transiting the waterway for the …
Jul 31, 2018 /  Vessels
Panama Canal Sets New Milestone, Transits Three LNG Vessels in One Day

Panama Canal Sets New Milestone, Transits Three LNG Vessels in One Day

The Panama Canal Administration announces that it successfully transited three LNG vessels through its Neopanamax locks on April 17, 2018, marking a first for the waterway. Images courtesy of Panama Canal …
Apr 20, 2018 /  Vessels
Panama Canal Sets New Milestone with 3,000th Neopanamax Transit

Panama Canal Sets New Milestone with 3,000th Neopanamax Transit

Friday (March 02), the Panama Canal announced the transit of its 3,000th Neopanamax vessel, exceeding initial traffic expectations by this date and reaffirming the value and impact its route has had on global maritime …
Mar 7, 2018 /  Vessels
Video: Teekay’s first conventional Aframax tanker to Transit the Panama Canal

Video: Teekay’s first conventional Aframax tanker to Transit the Panama Canal

Earlier this month, Leyte Spirit completed safe transit through the Panama Canal – becoming the first Teekay conventional Aframax tanker to cross the canal. The entire process was captured in aerial video, of …
Dec 15, 2017 /  Vessels
Caribbean Princess - The first passenger ship of the 2017-2018 season to transit the Expanded Panama Canal

Caribbean Princess - The first passenger ship of the 2017-2018 season to transit the Expanded Panama Canal

Yesterday, the Caribbean Princess, operated by Princess Cruises, became the first cruise of the 2017-2018 season to transit the Expanded Panama Canal. As part of its roundtrip itinerary, the Caribbean Princess did a …
Nov 8, 2017 /  Cruise
Expanded Panama Canal Welcomes Milestone 2,000th NeoPanamax Transit

Expanded Panama Canal Welcomes Milestone 2,000th NeoPanamax Transit

Tuesday, the Panama Canal welcomed its 2,000th Neopanamax vessel through the waterway, demonstrating the route's continued impact on maritime trade and the industry's confidence in the safe, reliable and efficient …
Sep 28, 2017 /  Curious