Containerships introduces its second LNG-powered ship CONTAINERSHIPS POLAR and optimizes its Baltic service

Containerships introduces its second LNG-powered ship CONTAINERSHIPS POLAR and optimizes its Baltic service

A pioneer in the use of LNG, the CMA CGM Group will operate 20 LNG-powered vessels by 2022 BALT 2 – a redesigned service for Northern Europe, the Baltics and Russia, covering major ports with highly competitive …
Jun 20, 2019 /  Vessels
Global Ship Lease Announces New Charter Agreements

Global Ship Lease Announces New Charter Agreements

Global Ship Lease, Inc. (NYSE:GSL) (GSL), a containership charter owner, Thursday announced that it has agreed new charters for two of its vessels. Caption: Containership GSL Valerie - Image courtesy …
Jun 14, 2019 /  Vessels
The world's most luxurious cruise ships ever built

The world's most luxurious cruise ships ever built

Since its boom in popularity in the 19th, the cruise ship industry has gone through significant changes. It started as transoceanic transportation and tropical vacation that were only available to the individuals from …
Jun 14, 2019 /  Cruise
Malta Freeport hosts its first LNG-powered container ship

Malta Freeport hosts its first LNG-powered container ship

Malta Freeport Terminals welcomed the first ever LNG-powered container ship to visit Malta during the course of the vessel’s maiden voyage from Asia to Rotterdam. Tourism Minister Konrad Mizzi, whose portfolio …
Jun 12, 2019 /  Vessels
Dryships Inc. announces acquisition of 100% of Heidmar Inc

Dryships Inc. announces acquisition of 100% of Heidmar Inc

DryShips Inc. (NASDAQ:DRYS) (DryShips), a diversified owner and operator of ocean-going cargo vessels, yesterday announced it has completed the acquisition of 100% of the issued and outstanding shares of Heidmar Inc. …
Jun 11, 2019 /  Curious
NYK Group Company Becomes the First Asian Member of One Sea Autonomous Ship Alliance

NYK Group Company Becomes the First Asian Member of One Sea Autonomous Ship Alliance

NYK Group research subsidiary MTI Co. Ltd. has become the first Asian member of One Sea, an industry alliance aiming to realize autonomous ships. By actively participating in the discussion on international standards, …
Jun 10, 2019 /  Curious
Euroseas to acquire four feeder containerships

Euroseas to acquire four feeder containerships

Euroseas Ltd. (NASDAQ: ESEA, Euroseas), an owner and operator of container carrier vessels and provider of seaborne transportation for containerized cargoes, Tuesday (Jun4) announced its entry into three material …
Jun 4, 2019 /  Vessels
Global Ship Lease Announces Agreement to Acquire Three Containerships

Global Ship Lease Announces Agreement to Acquire Three Containerships

7,849 TEU containerships to be employed on long-term charters with Maersk Line Global Ship Lease, Inc. (NYSE:GSL) (GSL), a containership charter owner, Thursday (May23) announced that it has agreed to acquire three …
May 27, 2019 /  Vessels
Halifax Shipyard to build two Arctic and Offshore Patrol Ships for the Canadian Coast Guard

Halifax Shipyard to build two Arctic and Offshore Patrol Ships for the Canadian Coast Guard

Irving Shipbuilding yesterday released the following statement in response to Government of Canada’s announcement that the company will build two Arctic and Offshore Patrol Ships for the Canadian Coast …
May 23, 2019 /  Vessels
Top Ships Inc. Announces Delivery of Suezmax MT Eco Beverly Hills

Top Ships Inc. Announces Delivery of Suezmax MT Eco Beverly Hills

TOP Ships Inc, an international owner and operator of modern, fuel-efficient "ECO" tanker vessels, announced today that it took delivery of the 157,000 dwt newbuilding Suezmax vessel M/T Eco Beverly Hills, constructed at …
May 10, 2019 /  Vessels