Daewoo Shipbuilding bags 904 bln-won order for 5 container ships

Daewoo Shipbuilding bags 904 bln-won order for 5 container ships

Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering Co., a major South Korean shipyard, said Tuesday it has secured an order worth 903.9 billion won (US$763 million) to build five container vessels. Under the deal with an …
Oct 15, 2019 /  Curious
New productivity records set at APM Terminals Barcelona

New productivity records set at APM Terminals Barcelona

APM Terminals Barcelona has reached a new milestone in its history, breaking the record for movements during a call by registering 5,394 movements on the Millau Bridge ship, which belongs to The Alliance, the terminal's …
Oct 11, 2019 /  Curious
CMA CGM to launch Guinea Gulf Express

CMA CGM to launch Guinea Gulf Express

Striving for continuous improvement in Company’s service offer on the trade Europe and Mediterranean to West Africa strategic markets, CMA CGM introduces its new product GUINEA GULF EXPRESS (GGX) service in …
Oct 9, 2019 /  Curious
Samsung Heavy Industries secures orders for six world`s largest containerships

Samsung Heavy Industries secures orders for six world`s largest containerships

Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI) has taken the lead in the large-scale vessels market by bagging orders for ultra-large containerships, valued at more than KRW 1 trillion. Earlier today, SHI announced that it had …
Oct 8, 2019 /  Curious
Port of Duqm receives Maersk’s debut container shipment

Port of Duqm receives Maersk’s debut container shipment

Port of Duqm has received Maersk’s debut container shipment in Duqm early this month. Port of Duqm sees Maersk’s entry to Duqm as a breakthrough since it puts Duqm further on the map as a destination for …
Oct 7, 2019 /  Curious
Hapag-Lloyd expects further growth in Africa – New MIAX service to launch in October

Hapag-Lloyd expects further growth in Africa – New MIAX service to launch in October

Hapag-Lloyd continues to develop its position in Africa and launches the new MIAX (Middle East-India-Africa Express) service – which will offer direct connections and fast transit times between South and West …
Oct 4, 2019 /  Curious
Increased productivity enables new direct Shanghai service at APM Terminals Moín

Increased productivity enables new direct Shanghai service at APM Terminals Moín

In just six months since the inauguration of the new Moín Container Terminal (MCT) in Costa Rica, highly-trained employees are meeting all productivity KPIs outlined in the concession contract. By reducing …
Oct 3, 2019 /  Vessels
Belfast Harbour invests £40m to upgrade container terminal

Belfast Harbour invests £40m to upgrade container terminal

Belfast Harbour yesterday revealed details of a £40m investment programme to upgrade its container terminal at Victoria Terminal 3 (VT3) which connects Northern Ireland’s businesses to global markets through …
Oct 2, 2019 /  Finance
Euroseas Announces Charter for its Intermediate-size Container Vessel, mv Akinada Bridge

Euroseas Announces Charter for its Intermediate-size Container Vessel, mv Akinada Bridge

Euroseas Ltd. (Euroseas), an owner and operator of container carrier vessels and provider of seaborne transportation for containerized cargoes, announced today its container vessel, M/V Akinada Bridge, with capacity of …
Oct 1, 2019 /  Vessels
Eimskip: Delay of new vessel building in China

Eimskip: Delay of new vessel building in China

Eimskip is building two 2150 TEU container vessels, Bruarfoss and Dettifoss, in China. The construction of the first vessel, Bruarfoss, is well underway and sea trial was scheduled next week. During preparation for the …
Sep 30, 2019 /  Vessels