Algoma Increases its Interest in Ocean Self-Unloader Pool

Algoma Increases its Interest in Ocean Self-Unloader Pool

Algoma Shipping Ltd. (Algoma), a subsidiary of Algoma Central Corporation (TSX: ALC), and a leading provider of marine transportation services, Wednesday announced that the acquisition of the interest held by Oldendorff …
Jun 14, 2019 /  Vessels
Oldendorff: Self-Unloaders In CSL Pool Sold To Algoma

Oldendorff: Self-Unloaders In CSL Pool Sold To Algoma

Oldendorff has sold the three remaining self-unloaders still operating in the CSL Pool: Sophie Oldendorff (70,037 tdw built 2000), Harmen Oldendorff (66,188 tdw built 2005) & Alice Oldendorff (50,259 tdw built 2000) …
Jan 24, 2019 /  Vessels
Algoma Central Corporation Increases Its Interest in Ocean Self-Unloader Pool

Algoma Central Corporation Increases Its Interest in Ocean Self-Unloader Pool

Algoma Central Corporation (Algoma) (TSX:ALC), a leading provider of marine transportation services, Thursday (Jan17) announced the signing of a definitive agreement to acquire the interest held by Oldendorff Carriers …
Jan 18, 2019 /  Vessels
Wärtsilä’s lock entry assist system aids in preventing damage to vessels and to waterway locks

Wärtsilä’s lock entry assist system aids in preventing damage to vessels and to waterway locks

The technology group Wärtsilä has developed a lock entry assist system that will facilitate a vessel’s approach and entrance into waterway locks. The development work has been carried out in cooperation …
Nov 9, 2018 /  Curious
Hartmann and CSL Join Forces on Newbuild Project

Hartmann and CSL Join Forces on Newbuild Project

The CSL Group (CSL) and Hartmann Family announced on Friday that they have formed a 50/50 joint venture to build and operate a 40,000 DWT gravity self-unloading vessel to trade in Europe. The new ship will be built at …
May 28, 2018 /  Vessels
CSL and SMT Shipping Team Up in Global Cement Shipping Joint Venture

CSL and SMT Shipping Team Up in Global Cement Shipping Joint Venture

SMT Shipping (SMT) and The CSL Group (CSL) yesterday announced they have entered into an agreement for CSL to acquire 50% of Eureka Shipping Ltd. (Eureka), SMT’s pneumatic cement vessel business. The new joint …
May 9, 2018 /  Curious
The largest conventional geared bulk carrier in the Canadian domestic fleet now operating for CSL

The largest conventional geared bulk carrier in the Canadian domestic fleet now operating for CSL

Earlier this year, Canada Steamship Lines welcomed M.V. Ferbec, a 49,502 DWT conventional geared bulk carrier equipped with four cranes and grabs, which is now fully operational in the Gulf of Saint Lawrence. The …
Aug 30, 2017 /  Vessels
CSL Group Named 2016 Bulk Ship Operator of the Year by the International Bulk Journal

CSL Group Named 2016 Bulk Ship Operator of the Year by the International Bulk Journal

CSL was awarded the prestigious title of 2016 Bulk Ship Operator of the Year Monday evening (Nov 21) at the International Bulk Journal (IBJ) gala dinner held in London, England. “I am honoured to accept …
Nov 24, 2016 /  Curious
Cochin Shipyard Limited and Engineers India Limited Sign MoU for building Small Scale LNG Carriers

Cochin Shipyard Limited and Engineers India Limited Sign MoU for building Small Scale LNG Carriers

Cochin Shipyard Limited signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with M/s Engineers India Limited for design and construction of small scale LNG Carriers. Cochin Shipyard Ltd (CSL), a ‘Miniratna’ …
Oct 19, 2016 /  Curious
Curious to Know and See: How Self-Unloading Ships Work (Video)

Curious to Know and See: How Self-Unloading Ships Work (Video)

Gravity-fed self-unloaders are highly specialized vessels that can quickly and efficiently discharge dry bulk cargo without the assistance of shore-side equipment or personnel. Self-unloading cargo ship - Image: …
May 16, 2016 /  Curious