Independent Container Line moves UK call to DP World Southampton

Independent Container Line moves UK call to DP World Southampton

The first Independent Container Line (ICL) vessel arrived at DP World Southampton yesterday (25 July 2019). ICL announced in a communication to its customers on 27 June that it would be moving its UK call from …
Jul 26, 2019 /  Vessels
DP World and Maspion Group Sign Preliminary Agreements for US1.2 Billion Port and Industrial Logistics Park in Indonesia

DP World and Maspion Group Sign Preliminary Agreements for US1.2 Billion Port and Industrial Logistics Park in Indonesia

DP World and Maspion Group sign preliminary agreements in ceremony attended by Indonesia’s President and Abu Dhabi’s Crown Prince. Two preliminary agreements between global trade enabler DP World and …
Jul 25, 2019 /  Curious
Crane in major safety incident at DP World Port Botany container terminal

Crane in major safety incident at DP World Port Botany container terminal

Outsourced maintenance work has been blamed after wire ropes on a crane used to load and unload shipping containers at DP World’s Port Botany terminal catastrophically slipped, with the maritime union saying it was …
Jul 23, 2019 /  Accidents
DP World Acquires Leading International Marine Logistics Operator Topaz Energy and Marine

DP World Acquires Leading International Marine Logistics Operator Topaz Energy and Marine

DP World PLC announces the acquisition of 100 per cent of Topaz Energy and Marine Limited (Topaz) from Renaissance Services SAOG and Standard Chartered Private Equity/Affirma Capital for an enterprise value of $1,079 …
Jul 2, 2019 /  Vessels
DP World to operate ports along Russia’s Northern Sea Route

DP World to operate ports along Russia’s Northern Sea Route

DP World to run ports that Russia plans to build along the northern sea route in the Arctic to shorten shipping times between the east and west. The Russian Direct Investment Fund - being an investment fund of the …
Jun 10, 2019 /  Curious
Shipping Services Expand Between UK, Europe and Russia

Shipping Services Expand Between UK, Europe and Russia

New COSCO feeder service from St Petersburg, Russia will begin calling at DP World Southampton COSCO is to introduce a new weekly call at DP World Southampton, as part of a rotation including St Petersburg, Russia; …
Mar 26, 2019 /  Vessels
DP World acquires leading European transportation and logistics provider P&O Ferries

DP World acquires leading European transportation and logistics provider P&O Ferries

DP World PLC announces the acquisition of the holding company of P&O Ferries and P&O Ferrymasters for a purchase consideration of GBP322 million. DP World PLC announces the acquisition of the holding company …
Feb 20, 2019 /  Curious
DP World invests in new handling equipment at Southampton

DP World invests in new handling equipment at Southampton

Two new empty container handlers, delivered at the end of 2018, marked the start of a planned programme of investment and re-development at DP World Southampton’s container terminal. The new Hyster machines, …
Jan 10, 2019 /  Curious
Flagship vessel arrives to mark start of 2M Asia-Europe service at DP World London Gateway

Flagship vessel arrives to mark start of 2M Asia-Europe service at DP World London Gateway

The Maersk Mc-Kinney Moller arrived at DP World London Gateway Thursday, the first vessel on the AE7/Condor service to call at the port. The flagship Maersk Line vessel, which is 399 metres long and able to hold …
Nov 30, 2018 /  Vessels
Five Leading Port Groups Promote Sustainability through Mass-Recycling Initiative

Five Leading Port Groups Promote Sustainability through Mass-Recycling Initiative

Five of the world’s leading container port operators have jointly undertaken a week-long initiative to promote sustainable resource usage in their respective port and facility networks. During the fifth annual Go …
Nov 2, 2018 /  Curious