El Coqui’s Capabilities Mark Innovative Milestone for Crowley (Video)

El Coqui’s Capabilities Mark Innovative Milestone for Crowley (Video)

As the christening of El Coquí nears, a new video showcases the ship’s capabilities under operation by Crowley’s global ship management group, including crew and shoreside personnel. The Commitment …
Oct 18, 2018 /  Vessels
Konecranes to deliver the Mediterranean region’s largest-ever mobile harbor crane

Konecranes to deliver the Mediterranean region’s largest-ever mobile harbor crane

Lorenzini & C. S.r.l. (Lorenzini) placed an order for a Konecranes Gottwald Model 8 crane in the third quarter of 2018. Starting in January 2019 the crane will be handling containers in Livorno, Italy. The Model 8 …
Oct 9, 2018 /  Curious
Crowley’s Second ConRo Ship Taíno Excels During First Speed Trial

Crowley’s Second ConRo Ship Taíno Excels During First Speed Trial

Commitment class sister ship Taíno is one step closer to joining El Coquí in service between the U.S. mainland and Puerto Rico, following completion of her first speed trial. “As part of the …
Sep 14, 2018 /  Vessels
Crowley Takes Delivery of First LNG-Powered ConRo Ship Serving Puerto Rico

Crowley Takes Delivery of First LNG-Powered ConRo Ship Serving Puerto Rico

Crowley Maritime Corp. announced Friday that it has taken delivery of El Coquí, one of the world’s first combination container/roll on-roll off (ConRo) ships powered by liquefied natural gas (LNG), from …
Jul 23, 2018 /  Vessels
Pasha Hawaii Receives New Refrigerated Containers As Part of Container Replenishment Program

Pasha Hawaii Receives New Refrigerated Containers As Part of Container Replenishment Program

The Honolulu, HI-based carrier will take on 600 new 40-foot high cube refrigerated containers and 400 new 45-foot dry containers in 2018. Pasha Hawaii will cycle out older equipment, reducing the average age of …
Jun 14, 2018 /  Curious
Second Matson Containership Begins Construction at General Dynamics NASSCO

Second Matson Containership Begins Construction at General Dynamics NASSCO

General Dynamics NASSCO has started construction on the second ship in a two-ship series of Kanaloa-class containerships for Matson Navigation Company, Inc. Construction of Matsonia began with a ceremonial first cut …
Apr 3, 2018 /  Vessels
Pasha Hawaii Fleet Receives 2017 CSA Environmental Achievement Awards

Pasha Hawaii Fleet Receives 2017 CSA Environmental Achievement Awards

Pasha Hawaii’s pure car/truck carrier, the M/V Jean Anne, was honored for 12 consecutive years of environmental excellence from her service entry in 2005, and combination container/roll-on/roll-off vessel M/V …
Dec 8, 2017 /  Vessels
Crowley’s Newest LNG-Fueled ConRo Ship, Taíno, Launched at VT Halter Marine (Video)

Crowley’s Newest LNG-Fueled ConRo Ship, Taíno, Launched at VT Halter Marine (Video)

VT Halter Marine has launched Crowley Maritime Corp.’s second Commitment Class ship , Taíno, one of the world’s first combination container/roll on-roll off (ConRo) ships powered by liquefied natural …
Dec 7, 2017 /  Vessels
Matson Begins Production on New "Kanaloa Class" Ships for Hawaii

Matson Begins Production on New "Kanaloa Class" Ships for Hawaii

Matson, Inc.  (NYSE: MATX), a leading U.S. carrier in the Pacific, yesterday announced the start of production on two new combination container and roll-on/roll-off ("Con-Ro") vessels for its Hawaii fleet that are …
Nov 30, 2017 /  Vessels
Crowley initiates cargo operations in Puerto Rico using new container cranes and pier

Crowley initiates cargo operations in Puerto Rico using new container cranes and pier

In late June, Crowley celebrated the arrival of the first vessel to call at its newly constructed pier at Isla Grande in Puerto Rico – the Crowley-towed container barge 455-4. The occasion allowed Crowley to put …
Jul 6, 2017 /  Curious