United European Car Carriers (UECC) invest in new generation PCTCs

United European Car Carriers (UECC) invest in new generation PCTCs

United European Car Carriers (UECC), jointly owned by Nippon Yusen Kabushiki Kaisha (NYK) and Wallenius Lines, has signed a contract to construct two new generation PCTC with China Ship Building Trading Co., Ltd and …
Mar 13, 2019 /  Curious
Hyundai Glovis wins $1.3bln Contract

Hyundai Glovis wins $1.3bln Contract

Hyundai Glovis Co., the auto freight unit of South Korea's Hyundai Motor Group, said last week that it has secured 1.42 trillion won (US$1.3 billion) in orders to ship vehicles built by Hyundai Motor Co. and its smaller …
Jan 2, 2018 /  Vessels
Kawasaki Heavy Industries develops new tank for LNG-fueled ships

Kawasaki Heavy Industries develops new tank for LNG-fueled ships

Kawasaki Heavy Industries (KHI) has developed a ship fuel tank that can store up to five times more liquefied natural gas than the existing model. The adjustable box-shaped tank, which stores gas that has been …
Aug 16, 2016 /  Curious
DNV GL: Enhancing fire safety on Ro-Ro decks

DNV GL: Enhancing fire safety on Ro-Ro decks

DNV GL has issued a report on fire incidents in Ro-Ro spaces to address growing safety concerns in this segment and provide guidance to shipowners. DNV GL’s “Fires on Ro-Ro decks” has examined …
Jun 21, 2016 /  Curious