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
Costa Crociere’ new flagship Costa Smeralda to call on Cruiseport Rotterdam

Costa Crociere’ new flagship Costa Smeralda to call on Cruiseport Rotterdam

On 22 October 2019, the Costa Smeralda (see also CruiseMapper) will be docking at Cruiseport Rotterdam. The Smeralda is actually the second cruise ship in the world, after AIDAnova, to power its engines with LNG …
Nov 16, 2018 /  Cruise
Wallem welcomes first vessel under Japanese Flag

Wallem welcomes first vessel under Japanese Flag

The Aphrodite Leader, a Pure Car & Truck Carrier (PCTC) is the first vessel under Wallem Ship Management to come under the Japanese Flag. Caption: The Aphrodite Leader - Captain and crew of the Aphrodite …
Oct 16, 2018 /  Vessels
LPG tanker Tracey Kosan reflagged to Denmark

LPG tanker Tracey Kosan reflagged to Denmark

Tracey Kosan, part of the Lauritzen Kosan fleet, was reflagged to the Danish International Register of Shipping (DIS) in July 2018. Tracey Kosan joins the Helena Kosan and Linda Kosan, which were reflagged in January …
Aug 14, 2018 /  Vessels
Historic growth in Danish shipping registries continues

Historic growth in Danish shipping registries continues

Another 11 ships from TORM and NORDEN will fly the Danish flag soon. This builds on the historic milestone when Danish shipping registries recently reached 20 mio. BT. and are the fastest growing registers in the …
Jun 1, 2018 /  Curious
Swedish tanker operator sails five vessels under the Swedish flag

Swedish tanker operator sails five vessels under the Swedish flag

After almost eight years sailing under the flag of the Faroe Islands, the Furetank vessel Fure Nord reverted to sailing under the Swedish flag during a ceremony that took place whilst she was loading at the Port of …
Feb 26, 2018 /  Curious
Lauritzen Kosan reflags two ships to Denmark

Lauritzen Kosan reflags two ships to Denmark

This week, Lauritzen Kosan has reflagged two of its ships to Denmark for the first time since 2003. The registers of the two vessels, the Helena Kosan and the Linda Kosan, have been changed to the Danish International …
Jan 15, 2018 /  Vessels
PTA Raises Saudi Flag On Bahri’s Fifth VLCC Received In 2017

PTA Raises Saudi Flag On Bahri’s Fifth VLCC Received In 2017

The Public Transport Authority (PTA) has raised the Saudi flag on Shaden, a Very Large Crude Carrier (VLCC) owned and operated by Bahri, a global leader in transportation and logistics. At a ceremony held on Thursday, …
Nov 24, 2017 /  Curious
MPA Singapore introduces service enhancements and training for Singapore-registered ships and maritime companies

MPA Singapore introduces service enhancements and training for Singapore-registered ships and maritime companies

More than 4,600 ships flying the Singapore flag will benefit from service enhancements to be introduced from November 2017 by the Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA). Singapore-incorporated maritime companies …
Nov 20, 2017 /  Curious
Panama Maritime Authority authorizes Turk Loydu to conduct survey and certification activities for Panama flagged ships

Panama Maritime Authority authorizes Turk Loydu to conduct survey and certification activities for Panama flagged ships

Turk Loydu has been authorized by Panama Maritime Authority, the world’s leading maritime administration, to conduct survey and certification activities for Panama flagged ships. Worlds No.1 maritime …
Nov 16, 2017 /  Curious