Fremantle Port welcomes first of two giant container ships

Fremantle Port welcomes first of two giant container ships

Two of the largest-capacity container ships to ever visit Australia are making calls to the Fremantle Inner Harbour this month and the first, Maersk Skarstind, arrived in Fremantle Monday night (15 July). MSC Elma …
Jul 17, 2019 /  Vessels
Tanjung Bruas Port expands its services to container ships

Tanjung Bruas Port expands its services to container ships

Tanjung Bruas Port Sdn Bhd (TBP), a member of MMC Group, now offers Container ships services at its terminal, Tanjung Bruas Port. Caption: TBP recently welcomed the MV West Scent, the first Container vessel to …
Apr 23, 2019 /  Curious
Yang Ming to Charter Four More 11,000 TEU New Container Ships

Yang Ming to Charter Four More 11,000 TEU New Container Ships

Yang Ming Marine Transport Corp. (Yang Ming) and Shoei Kisen Kaisha Ltd. (Shoei Kisen) signed charter agreements for four 11,000 TEU containerships yesterday(10th April, 2019) in Hong Kong. During the ceremony, the …
Apr 11, 2019 /  Vessels
Visser Shipping signs contract to outfit their three 9.0 MW container ships with new innovative EGCS from Value Maritime

Visser Shipping signs contract to outfit their three 9.0 MW container ships with new innovative EGCS from Value Maritime

Visser Shipping has signed a contract to outfit their three 9.0 MW container ships with the new innovative Scrubber systems from Value Maritime with an option for a fourth scrubber. In 1995 Visser Shipping bought …
Apr 1, 2019 /  Curious
Seaspan to Increase its Pool of Unencumbered Assets to 37 Vessels

Seaspan to Increase its Pool of Unencumbered Assets to 37 Vessels

Seaspan Corporation (Seaspan) (NYSE: SSW) announced that it has partially prepaid two credit facilities. Caption: Container ship Seaspan Ningbo - Image courtesy of Arjan Elmendorp   Upon completion of …
Mar 28, 2019 /  Curious
Capital Ship Management and Liberty One Announce the Acquisition of Two High Specification Container Vessels Asterix and Apostolos II

Capital Ship Management and Liberty One Announce the Acquisition of Two High Specification Container Vessels Asterix and Apostolos II

Capital Liberty Invest, the joint venture between Capital Ship Management and Liberty One, recently acquired its first two high specification feeder container vessels which will come under the technical management of …
Jan 31, 2019 /  Vessels
MPC Container Ships buys more scrubbers and signs charter agreements for six scrubber-retrofitted vessels

MPC Container Ships buys more scrubbers and signs charter agreements for six scrubber-retrofitted vessels

Following the announcement made on 14 November 2018, MPC Container Ships ASA announced on Friday (Nov 30) that it has exercised options to equip additional five vessels with exhaust gas cleaning systems (scrubbers) and …
Dec 3, 2018 /  Curious
MPC Container Ships ASA buys 2012-built containership

MPC Container Ships ASA buys 2012-built containership

MPC Container Ships ASA announced yesterday that it has entered into an agreement to acquire a 1,740 TEU geared container vessel built in 2012 at Guangzhou Wenchong Shipyard, China (tbn "AS SELINA"). The purchase price …
Jul 20, 2018 /  Vessels
MPC Container Ships ASA acquires three 2,500 TEU feeder container vessels

MPC Container Ships ASA acquires three 2,500 TEU feeder container vessels

MPC Container Ships ASA (MPCC) announced yesterday that it has entered into agreements with Triton Debt Opportunities S.C.A. and its subsidiary Victoria Schulte Shipping Ltd. regarding the acquisition of MV Victoria …
May 23, 2018 /  Vessels
MPC Containers announces vessel acquisition

MPC Containers announces vessel acquisition

MPC Container Ships ASA (OSE: MPCC) announced earlier today that it has entered into an agreement to acquire Francoise Gilot (tbn AS Franziska), a 1,350 TEU vessel built in 2005. Caption: Container ship Francoise …
Mar 9, 2018 /  Vessels