Breaking: 7 Ships Grounded off Kaohsiung Harbour after Battling Violent Waves

Breaking: 7 Ships Grounded off Kaohsiung Harbour after Battling Violent Waves

Seven ships are stranded outside the Kaohsiung Port in Taiwan having succumbed to strong winds and violent waves caused by a strong storm that hit Taiwan. All 88 crew members of the seven ships are reported to be …
Aug 24, 2018 /  Accidents
Collision between bulk carrier China Steel Innovator and berthed containership Ever Laden at Kaohsiung, Taiwan (Video)

Collision between bulk carrier China Steel Innovator and berthed containership Ever Laden at Kaohsiung, Taiwan (Video)

A bulk carrier has crashed into the stern of a berthed containership in Kaohsiung Harbour in Taiwan. In a video released on June 19, the Taiwan-flagged bulk carrier ‘China Steel Innovator’ hits the Evergreen …
Jun 20, 2018 /  Accidents
Two tankers denied entry to Taiwan for alleged North Korea oil sales

Two tankers denied entry to Taiwan for alleged North Korea oil sales

Two tankers registered through the Billions Bunker Group, the corporation accused of selling oil to North Korea, were denied entry into Kaohsiung Port in southern Taiwan Friday. The tankers -- the Kings Way and the …
Jan 22, 2018 /  Curious
Van Oord completes expansion of Taiwan's largest port (Video)

Van Oord completes expansion of Taiwan's largest port (Video)

Van Oord recently completed the expansion of the port of Kaohsiung. The client, Taiwan International Ports Corporation (TIPC), awarded the contract in 2015. The work was completed eight months ahead of schedule. In …
Dec 11, 2017 /  Vessels
APL Renews Terminal Lease at Port of Kaohsiung

APL Renews Terminal Lease at Port of Kaohsiung

Today, an agreement was signed between American President Lines LLC, Taiwan Branch and Taiwan International Ports Corporation Ltd, to renew APL’s terminal lease at the Port of Kaohsiung, Taiwan. The signed deal …
Oct 17, 2017 /  Curious
ZIM Seven Stars Express Service to add a Kaohsiung call

ZIM Seven Stars Express Service to add a Kaohsiung call

ZIM announced earlier today that starting November 2017, ZIM’s popular Seven Stars Express Service (Z7S) will add a call in Kaohsiung, Taiwan, offering unique advantages to customers, including: Direct access …
Oct 13, 2017 /  Vessels
Hyundai Merchant Marine to acquire four Hanjin’s terminals

Hyundai Merchant Marine to acquire four Hanjin’s terminals

On 16th February, Hyundai Merchant Marine (HMM) announced that it has entered into a contract with Hanjin Shipping and Marine Terminals Investment Limited (MTIL) to acquire Hanjin Pacific Corporation’s 100% stake …
Feb 17, 2017 /  Curious
Vessels in Kaohsiung Harbor break loose during Typhoon Meranti (Videos)

Vessels in Kaohsiung Harbor break loose during Typhoon Meranti (Videos)

Up to 10 vessels in Kaohsiung Harbor broke loose from their moorings amid high seas caused by Typhoon Meranti as it moved off the coast of southern Taiwan Wednesday. One of the vessels, container ship YM Wind, was …
Sep 15, 2016 /  Accidents
DP WORLD Signs MoU With Taiwan International Ports Corporation

DP WORLD Signs MoU With Taiwan International Ports Corporation

MOU to explore growth opportunities in Taiwan’s port infrastructure to enhance the country’s trade potential and economic prospects Global trade enabler DP World and the state run Taiwan International …
Jul 28, 2016 /  Vessels
OOCL Takes Further Step Forward in GHG Reporting with Verification from LRQA

OOCL Takes Further Step Forward in GHG Reporting with Verification from LRQA

OOCL continues to set an excellent example of leadership in relation to GHG reporting and disclosure by consistently increasing the scope of their verification Lloyd’s Register (LR) announced last week that Orient …
Jul 25, 2016 /  Vessels