APL Unveils New China Southeast Asia Express

APL Unveils New China Southeast Asia Express

APL today unveiled the new weekly China Southeast Asia Express (CSX) service that will directly connect Hong Kong, South China, Taiwan to four ports in the Philippines. Caption: Containership APL Changi - Image …
Jan 8, 2019 /  Curious
Pan Ocean Expects $13 Billion Lower Revenues from Vale Deal, After Recent Revision to Account for Lower Bunker Costs

Pan Ocean Expects $13 Billion Lower Revenues from Vale Deal, After Recent Revision to Account for Lower Bunker Costs

Further to Announcement released on SGX-ST on 22 September 2009, Pan Ocean Co., Ltd. (the Company) has announced  that the Company and Vale International SA (Vale) have mutually agreed to change the previous …
Jan 4, 2019 /  Finance
Successful sea trial for SAGA DAWN

Successful sea trial for SAGA DAWN

SAGA DAWN has returned from a 5-days successful sea trial. SAGA DAWN, the 45 000 m3 LNG vessel for Saga LNG shipping, built at China Merchants Heavy Industry, returned from the sea trial where the vessel showed great …
Dec 21, 2018 /  Vessels
Saga LNG’s mid-size carrier starts sea trials

Saga LNG’s mid-size carrier starts sea trials

Saga LNG Shipping’s 45,000-cbm liquefied natural gas carrier named Saga Dawn started sea trials on Thursday in the East China Sea. The LNG carrier is being built at China Merchants Heavy Industry’s (CMHI) …
Dec 17, 2018 /  Vessels
A first in the industry, 130 LNG tank containers are shipped to northern China

A first in the industry, 130 LNG tank containers are shipped to northern China

A feeder container ship loaded with 130 LNG tank containers sailed northward from the Port of Yangpu of Hainan Province to the Port of Jinzhou in November. The innovative transportation of liquefied natural gas (LNG), a …
Dec 3, 2018 /  Curious
World’s first iVLOC delivered with DNV GL class

World’s first iVLOC delivered with DNV GL class

The world’s first intelligent very large ore carrier (iVLOC), the DNV GL-classed Pacific Vision, was delivered by Shanghai Waigaoqiao Shipyard to China Merchants Energy Shipping Company. The vessel is the …
Nov 29, 2018 /  Vessels
Rolls-Royce mooring systems set the standard in drill rig safety

Rolls-Royce mooring systems set the standard in drill rig safety

Rolls-Royce has signed agreements for the supply of mooring equipment to drilling rigs under construction at Singapore’s KeppelFELS yard and China Merchants Heavy Industry’s facility in Jiangsu, China. The …
Nov 28, 2018 /  Curious
OOCL announces enhancements in the China-India and Pakistan product mix

OOCL announces enhancements in the China-India and Pakistan product mix

OOCL announced on Nov 1 that the current China Pakistan Express 2 (CPX2) product will be revamped and renamed as the Asia Pakistan Mundra Service (PMX), effective from November 13 with the first sailing in Shanghai, and …
Nov 5, 2018 /  Vessels
Long-Standing Chinese relationship pays off as major shipping line announces Liverpool call

Long-Standing Chinese relationship pays off as major shipping line announces Liverpool call

The Port of Liverpool has demonstrated the strength of its relationships with China by announcing it will welcome a vessel call from COSCO on Wednesday 17 October. The MV Jork will call at Liverpool after a stop in …
Oct 16, 2018 /  Curious
Eagle GO Guaranteed Extended to APL’s Asia-Middle East and India Subcontinent Networks

Eagle GO Guaranteed Extended to APL’s Asia-Middle East and India Subcontinent Networks

APL today announced the expansion of Eagle GO Guaranteed for cargoes destined for the Middle East and India Subcontinent from all direct and non-direct loading ports in Asia, in addition to China. Eagle GO Guaranteed …
Oct 16, 2018 /  Curious