CONCOR commenced first voyage of coastal movement from Kandla to Tuticorin Port via Mangalore & Cochin Port

CONCOR commenced first voyage of coastal movement from Kandla to Tuticorin Port via Mangalore & Cochin Port

CONCOR’s maiden voyage vessel- SSL Mumbai flagged off on 10th January 2019 through Video conference from Transport Bhawan. Caption: Containership SSL Mumbai - Image courtesy of CONCOR   The …
Jan 14, 2019 /  Curious
APM Terminals Mumbai exceeds record 2m TEUs in 2018

APM Terminals Mumbai exceeds record 2m TEUs in 2018

APM Terminals Mumbai has become the first Indian container terminal to handle more than 2 million TEUs (Twenty-Foot Equivalent Units) in a calendar year. This is also a first for the terminal since it was commissioned in …
Jan 3, 2019 /  Curious
Höegh’s RoRo solution proved best fit for breakbulk unit

Höegh’s RoRo solution proved best fit for breakbulk unit

Recently Höegh Autoliners India transported a 94.3 MT Mill Shell for a cement plant project in Mali Senegal. The customer was looking for the most efficient option to transport their cargo and turned to Höegh …
Sep 13, 2018 /  Curious
Record container shipment arrives in Rotterdam port (Video)

Record container shipment arrives in Rotterdam port (Video)

Wednesday, 5 September 2018 was the arrival of the Mumbai Maersk in the port of Rotterdam. The 399-m long vessel was carrying a record number of containers in a single shipment: 19,038 TEU (the standard unit for cargo …
Sep 8, 2018 /  Vessels
Mumbai Maersk Sets World Record for Highest-Ever Load

Mumbai Maersk Sets World Record for Highest-Ever Load

Maersk’s second generation Triple-E vessel Mumbai Maersk has loaded 19,038 TEU, setting a world record for highest-ever load for a single containership and surpassing the 19,000-mark for the very first time …
Aug 23, 2018 /  Curious
Seaspan Accepts Delivery of Third 10000 TEU SAVER Containership in Four Ship Series - CMA CGM Mumbai

Seaspan Accepts Delivery of Third 10000 TEU SAVER Containership in Four Ship Series - CMA CGM Mumbai

Seaspan Corporation (NYSE: SSW) announced today that it has accepted delivery of the CMA CGM Mumbai, a 10000 TEU containership that will commence a fixed rate time charter with CMA CGM S.A. ("CMA CGM") for a three-year …
May 18, 2018 /  Vessels
Höegh Shanghai loads record number of export vehicles in Mumbai

Höegh Shanghai loads record number of export vehicles in Mumbai

On 29 March, Höegh Autoliners achieved a milestone by loading close to 6400 export vehicles on the Roll On/Roll Off (RoRo) vessel Höegh Shanghai at the Offshore Container Terminal Berth (OCT) in Mumbai. The …
Apr 10, 2018 /  Vessels
Prime Minister of India Shri Narendra Modi inaugurates the Fourth Container Terminal of JNPT in Mumbai

Prime Minister of India Shri Narendra Modi inaugurates the Fourth Container Terminal of JNPT in Mumbai

Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi inaugurated the Fourth Container Terminal (FCT) of Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust in Mumbai on Sunday (Feb 18). With this, JNPT will nearly double its container handling capacity. The new …
Feb 19, 2018 /  Curious
Offshore supply vessel SCI Ratna sank off the Mumbai coast; Crew safe

Offshore supply vessel SCI Ratna sank off the Mumbai coast; Crew safe

An offshore supply vessel of the state-run Shipping Corporation of India (SCI) sank off the Mumbai coast Tuesday evening, officials said. "All the 16 crew members on board SCI Ratna have been rescued," Director …
Nov 22, 2017 /  Accidents
Höegh wins “Best Shipping Line of the Year RoRo – Breakbulk Operator” in India

Höegh wins “Best Shipping Line of the Year RoRo – Breakbulk Operator” in India

Höegh Autoliners awarded “Best Shipping Line of the Year RoRo – Breakbulk Operator” at the India Maritime Awards held in Mumbai, India. Photo from left: Atul Kulkarni of Indian Ports Association …
Jul 3, 2017 /  Curious