Yang Ming Launches Two More 14,000 TEU Ultra Large Container Vessels, YM Warranty and YM Wellspring

Yang Ming Launches Two More 14,000 TEU Ultra Large Container Vessels, YM Warranty and YM Wellspring

Two new 14,000 TEU full-container vessels built by Imabari Shipbuilding Co., Ltd. and chartered by Yang Ming, were named as YM Warranty and YM Wellspring on 6th March, 2019 at Imabari shipyard. Caption: Container ship …
Mar 6, 2019 /  Vessels
Containerships TIANJIN and SAFMARINE NOKWANDA damaged in collision at Busan Port (Video)

Containerships TIANJIN and SAFMARINE NOKWANDA damaged in collision at Busan Port (Video)

On Friday, March 01st, 2019 at 22:40 UTC , ZIM Container Service Pacific Vessel, MV TIANJIN, while docked at Pusan new port, has been collided by MV SAFMARINE NOKWANDA as she was approaching alongside. According to …
Mar 5, 2019 /  Accidents
China State Shipbuilding Corp wins shipbuilding orders worth $1.2 billion

China State Shipbuilding Corp wins shipbuilding orders worth $1.2 billion

China State Shipbuilding Corp (CSSC) won orders from CMA CGM Group, a leading global shipping group based in France, to build 10 15,000 containerships of 20-foot equivalent unit capacity. The approximate total value …
Feb 13, 2019 /  Vessels
First LNG-bunkering of ms Containerships Nord

First LNG-bunkering of ms Containerships Nord

Containerships announced on Friday (Jan25) that Company’s first LNG-fuelled container vessel, M/S Containerships Nord, successfully underwent her first Marine LNG bunkering at the Port of Rotterdam on 24th of …
Jan 28, 2019 /  Vessels
CMA CGM unites its Containerships and MacAndrews brands

CMA CGM unites its Containerships and MacAndrews brands

Containerships: from April 1st, 2019 a single brand resulting from the union of two experts of intra-European transport CMA CGM reinforces its strategy aimed at densifying its regional coverage to the benefit of its …
Jan 18, 2019 /  Curious
Evergreen Line Adds Two Mega-Ships To Its Fleet

Evergreen Line Adds Two Mega-Ships To Its Fleet

Taiwanese container ship operator Evergreen has added its second and third ultra-large container ships to its fleet with the delivery of the Ever Gifted and Ever Grade from the Japanese shipyard at Imabari. The two …
Jan 16, 2019 /  Vessels
ONE Achieved Container Loading Records in two Consecutive Weeks by MOL TRUST and MOL TRADITION

ONE Achieved Container Loading Records in two Consecutive Weeks by MOL TRUST and MOL TRADITION

In late December 2018, two vessels operated by Ocean Network Express (ONE), namely MOL TRUST and MOL TRADITION, set a loading record of 18,694 TEU and 18,767 TEU respectively. MOL TRUST, which operates in ONE’s …
Jan 15, 2019 /  Vessels
ZIM and the 2M Alliance Announce a Major Expansion of Their Strategic Operational Cooperation in Two Additional Trades

ZIM and the 2M Alliance Announce a Major Expansion of Their Strategic Operational Cooperation in Two Additional Trades

ZIM and the 2M Alliance Announce a Major Expansion of Their Strategic Operational Cooperation in Two Additional Trades ZIM CEO Eli Glickman: “This is a major strategic step, upgrading ZIM’s …
Jan 11, 2019 /  All
Samskip leads the way for Norway's next generation of sustainable shortsea shipping

Samskip leads the way for Norway's next generation of sustainable shortsea shipping

Samskip takes the lead in ambitious initiative to develop autonomous, zero-emissions container ships that also compete on cost. Europe's largest multimodal operator has been named lead partner in ‘Seashuttle', a …
Jan 3, 2019 /  Curious
SFL announces acquisition of two 19,400 TEU container vessels

SFL announces acquisition of two 19,400 TEU container vessels

Ship Finance International Limited (NYSE: SFL) (Ship Finance) announces that it has acquired two 2016-built 19,400 TEU container vessels and contracted the vessels until late 2033, or for nearly 15 years, to a leading …
Jan 2, 2019 /  Vessels