Traxens Trials Internet-of–Things (IoT) Network in a Port Environment for the First Time at MSC Terminal Valencia

Traxens Trials Internet-of–Things (IoT) Network in a Port Environment for the First Time at MSC Terminal Valencia

Pilot project from big data and fleet management specialist aimed at providing better overview of traffic at port for improved operational efficiency Traxens, a company providing high-value data and services for the …
Dec 13, 2018 /  Vessels
Ocean Network Express Expands the Partnership of Asia-South America Service

Ocean Network Express Expands the Partnership of Asia-South America Service

Ocean Network Express (ONE) announced yesterday the expansion of its Asia-South America service. The expansion sees a joint cooperation with Hapag Lloyd and Mediterranean Shipping Co (MSC) in the Asia-South America trade …
Nov 20, 2018 /  Vessels
CMA CGM, A.P. Moller – Maersk, Hapag-Lloyd, MSC and Ocean Network Express plan to establish container shipping association

CMA CGM, A.P. Moller – Maersk, Hapag-Lloyd, MSC and Ocean Network Express plan to establish container shipping association

Five container shipping companies intend to create an association with the purpose of paving the way for digitalization, standardization and interoperability in the container shipping industry. IT executives from CMA …
Nov 15, 2018 /  Vessels
ZIM and MSC joint Black Sea service will continue during 2018-19

ZIM and MSC joint Black Sea service will continue during 2018-19

ZIM and MSC announced on Monday that the joint Black Sea service, to meet agricultural season demand, will continue during 2018-19. The service will continue to operate in the following rotation: Alexandria – …
Nov 6, 2018 /  Vessels
Murmansk Shipping Company enters agreement to deliver coal along Northern Sea Route

Murmansk Shipping Company enters agreement to deliver coal along Northern Sea Route

The Murmansk Shipping Company (MSCO) and Sibanthracite Overseas AG, affiliated with Russia’s biggest coal holding VostokCoal, will make one of the biggest transport projects in the Arctic - the companies have inked …
Nov 5, 2018 /  Vessels
Cai Mep SP-SSA International Terminal handled one of the highest container volumes ever from a single vessel call

Cai Mep SP-SSA International Terminal handled one of the highest container volumes ever from a single vessel call

SP-SSA International Terminal, located in the southern province of Ba Ria-Vung Tau’s Cai Mep area, has handled one of the highest container volumes ever from a single vessel call. The MSC Antalya, owned and …
Oct 31, 2018 /  Curious
New record performance set as Mombasa Port receives largest container vessel

New record performance set as Mombasa Port receives largest container vessel

The Port of Mombasa has registered a new performance record of 1450 moves within an eight-hour shift in the container operations. Caption: MSC Maxine, the largest container ship to dock at the Port of …
Oct 29, 2018 /  Vessels
Abu Dhabi Ports collaborating with MSC Mediterranean Shipping Company on international blockchain solution Silsal

Abu Dhabi Ports collaborating with MSC Mediterranean Shipping Company on international blockchain solution Silsal

MSC Mediterranean Shipping Company playing important role in supporting testing and providing vital information and feedback Maqta Gateway LLC, an Abu Dhabi Ports subsidiary, announced Saturday (Oct 20) that it is to …
Oct 22, 2018 /  All
MSC Cruises enters ultra-luxury segment by placing order for four more ships from Fincantieri

MSC Cruises enters ultra-luxury segment by placing order for four more ships from Fincantieri

The first of this highly-innovative new generation of ships will come into service in Spring 2023 MSC Cruises (see also CruiseMapper) and Fincantieri today announced the signing of a memorandum of agreement (MOA) …
Oct 18, 2018 /  Cruise
HHLA floating crane loads world’s biggest ship propeller onto a vessel at the Port of Hamburg

HHLA floating crane loads world’s biggest ship propeller onto a vessel at the Port of Hamburg

On Sunday, 16 September, Hamburger Hafen und Logistik AG (HHLA) loaded the biggest ship propeller in the world onto a vessel. The “HHLA IV” floating crane brought the gigantic 110-tonne object to the port of …
Sep 17, 2018 /  Curious