United European Car Carriers (UECC) invest in new generation PCTCs

United European Car Carriers (UECC) invest in new generation PCTCs

United European Car Carriers (UECC), jointly owned by Nippon Yusen Kabushiki Kaisha (NYK) and Wallenius Lines, has signed a contract to construct two new generation PCTC with China Ship Building Trading Co., Ltd and …
Mar 13, 2019 /  Curious
Telespazio and Grimaldi Group signed contracts for the upgrade of satellite communications capacity on board Grimaldi vessels

Telespazio and Grimaldi Group signed contracts for the upgrade of satellite communications capacity on board Grimaldi vessels

Telespazio, a joint venture between Leonardo (67%) and Thales (33%), and the Grimaldi Group recently signed two contracts for the upgrade of the Neapolitan Shipping Group’s satellite communications capacity on its …
Feb 8, 2019 /  Vessels
The Grande Torino delivered to the Grimaldi Group

The Grande Torino delivered to the Grimaldi Group

The Pure Car & Truck Carrier Grande Torino was delivered to the Grimaldi Group last 28th November at the Chinese shipyard of Yangfan, in Zhoushan. This is the first unit of a series of seven sister vessels ordered by …
Dec 5, 2018 /  Vessels
NYK PCTC Receives Special Award from the Association for Rescue at Sea

NYK PCTC Receives Special Award from the Association for Rescue at Sea

The NYK-operated pure car and truck carrier (PCTC) Hercules Leader has been recognized with a special award from the Association for Rescue at Sea (AFRAS) for the rescue of six yachtsmen in distress off the coast of …
Oct 22, 2018 /  Curious
Wallem welcomes first vessel under Japanese Flag

Wallem welcomes first vessel under Japanese Flag

The Aphrodite Leader, a Pure Car & Truck Carrier (PCTC) is the first vessel under Wallem Ship Management to come under the Japanese Flag. Caption: The Aphrodite Leader - Captain and crew of the Aphrodite …
Oct 16, 2018 /  Vessels
Grande Halifax – Grimaldi PCTC Named after Halifax

Grande Halifax – Grimaldi PCTC Named after Halifax

The Grimaldi Groups new Pure Car Truck Carrier  (PCTC) was christened last Wednesday (May16) at a ceremony at Autoport. The Grande Halifax was delivered earlier this year, and is named after the Port of …
May 21, 2018 /  Vessels
The Grimaldi Group Christens Grande New York In The Port Of New York-New Jersey

The Grimaldi Group Christens Grande New York In The Port Of New York-New Jersey

The Grande New York, part of the new fleet of the Grimaldi Group, was christened April 18, 2018 in the Port of NY-NJ at Port Newark Auto Marine Terminal (FAPS). Godmother was Amanda Matilda Cuomo Cole, granddaughter of …
Apr 23, 2018 /  Vessels
Gloryholder LGM tech ordered for Siem Car Carriers new environmental friendly 7500 CEU Post-Panamax PCTCs

Gloryholder LGM tech ordered for Siem Car Carriers new environmental friendly 7500 CEU Post-Panamax PCTCs

The technology company Gloryholder LGM has been awarded a contract for the supply of LNG Fuel Gas Supply Systems to be installed in Siem Car Carriers two new LNG fuelled 7500 CEU Post-Panamax PCTCs. The contract which …
Nov 30, 2017 /  Curious
Wallem Appointed Manager for Sanasia's New PCTC

Wallem Appointed Manager for Sanasia's New PCTC

Wallem Ship Management announced earlier today that the Company has been appointed to manage Sanasia’s new PCTC vessel, currently under construction and to be delivered next year. Wallem was the first choice for …
Oct 25, 2017 /  Curious
Höegh-Wallem managed vessel Höegh Singapore in Mid North Atlantic Rescue

Höegh-Wallem managed vessel Höegh Singapore in Mid North Atlantic Rescue

On 18th July 2017, the Höegh-Wallem managed vessel, the Höegh Singapore was involved in a rescue operation in the mid North Atlantic Ocean. The Höegh Singapore, a Pure Car & Truck Carrier (PCTC), …
Jul 27, 2017 /  Vessels