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
Largest-Ever Order of NaturaLINE® Goes To MSC

Largest-Ever Order of NaturaLINE® Goes To MSC

MSC Mediterranean Shipping Company, a global leader in transportation and logistics, will lease 2,000 containers chilled by Carrier Transicold’s innovative, natural refrigerant-based NaturaLINE®refrigeration …
Aug 24, 2018 /  Curious
MSC Slows Ships to Help Protect Whales in U.S. Waters

MSC Slows Ships to Help Protect Whales in U.S. Waters

On 16 August, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) and the Cordell Bank and Greater Farallones national marine sanctuaries, off the US Pacific coast, honoured MSC and a select number of other …
Aug 22, 2018 /  Curious
ZIM, Maersk Line and MSC enter a strategic operational cooperation on the Asia-US East Coast trade

ZIM, Maersk Line and MSC enter a strategic operational cooperation on the Asia-US East Coast trade

The cooperation with the 2M Alliance creates a major upgrade of ZIM’s Pacific services, with improved port coverage and transit time ZIM Integrated Shipping Services and the members of the 2M Alliance, Maersk Line …
Jul 19, 2018 /  Curious
MSC makes first melon shipments from Spain to Asia using controlled atmosphere technology

MSC makes first melon shipments from Spain to Asia using controlled atmosphere technology

Building on the success of the recent Technical Reefer Workshop held at its Valencia premises, MSC has just carried out the first ever melon shipments all the way from Spain to Asia. Thanks to Controlled Atmosphere …
Jun 28, 2018 /  Curious
First container vessel berths at SP-SSA International Terminal (SSIT)

First container vessel berths at SP-SSA International Terminal (SSIT)

SP-SSA International Terminal (SSIT) in Cai Mep welcomed its first container vessel on Thursday. MV MSC Rosaria is owned and operated by MSC Geneva, one of the world’s largest shipping lines, and will make regular …
Jun 14, 2018 /  Vessels
MSC Optimises Its Transpacific-USWC Network

MSC Optimises Its Transpacific-USWC Network

MSC is reviewing its Transpacific USWC network with the update of the Lotus service and the launch of the Yulan service that will reinforce coverage between Asia and the Pacific Southwest region. Caption: …
May 29, 2018 /  Curious
MSC Expands Intermodal Shipping Services via Port of Trieste

MSC Expands Intermodal Shipping Services via Port of Trieste

MSC Mediterranean Shipping Company S.A.  is enhancing intermodal connections via the port of Trieste, Italy, to improve transit times for shippers moving cargo between Asia, the Mediterranean and Europe. The new …
May 17, 2018 /  Curious