Global Ship Lease Announces Agreement to Acquire Three Containerships

Global Ship Lease Announces Agreement to Acquire Three Containerships

7,849 TEU containerships to be employed on long-term charters with Maersk Line Global Ship Lease, Inc. (NYSE:GSL) (GSL), a containership charter owner, Thursday (May23) announced that it has agreed to acquire three …
May 27, 2019 /  Vessels
Seafarer remains missing after falling overboard the Maersk Patras

Seafarer remains missing after falling overboard the Maersk Patras

Sunday morning, Maersk Patras reported man overboard in the Saint Lawrence River. Search and rescue operation was unsuccessful and has now been called off. On 19 May 2019 at approximately 9:30 am local time, the 2nd …
May 22, 2019 /  Accidents
Mitsubishi Shipbuilding Holds Christening Ceremony for Next-Generation LNG Carrier BUSHU MARU - Second Ship for JERA in the Freeport LNG Project

Mitsubishi Shipbuilding Holds Christening Ceremony for Next-Generation LNG Carrier BUSHU MARU - Second Ship for JERA in the Freeport LNG Project

Significantly improved LNG carrying capacity and fuel performance due to enhanced hull structure and hybrid propulsion system New vessel to transport LNG for various ventures, including the Freeport LNG Project in …
May 15, 2019 /  Vessels
Global Ship Lease Announces New Long-Term Charter Agreement for containership Tasman

Global Ship Lease Announces New Long-Term Charter Agreement for containership Tasman

Global Ship Lease, Inc. (NYSE:GSL) (GSL), a containership charter owner, has agreed a minimum 30-month / maximum 38-month charter with Maersk Line for the 2000-built, 5,936 TEU containership Tasman. Caption: …
Apr 24, 2019 /  Vessels
Mitsubishi Shipbuilding Holds Christening Ceremony for Next-Generation LNG Carrier Diamond Gas Sakura

Mitsubishi Shipbuilding Holds Christening Ceremony for Next-Generation LNG Carrier Diamond Gas Sakura

Significantly improved LNG carrying capacity and fuel performance from enhanced hull structure and hybrid propulsion system Third ship for Mitsubishi Corporation and NYK Line, to be put into service for Toho Gas and …
Apr 22, 2019 /  Vessels
Kawasaki Heavy Industry Announces Delivery of LNG Transport Vessel SHINSHU MARU

Kawasaki Heavy Industry Announces Delivery of LNG Transport Vessel SHINSHU MARU

Kawasaki Heavy Industries, Ltd. today delivered the SHINSHU MARU (Kawasaki hull no. 1734), a 177,000 m3 capacity liquefied natural gas (LNG) transport vessel for use by Trans Pacific Shipping 7 Limited, joint venture …
Feb 15, 2019 /  Vessels
2M Cooperates with ZIM on Asia to Mediterranean and Asia to U.S West Coast Services

2M Cooperates with ZIM on Asia to Mediterranean and Asia to U.S West Coast Services

MSC Mediterranean Shipping Company and 2M partner Maersk Line announce a new strategic cooperation with ZIM on Asia-US West Coast (USWC) and Asia-Mediterranean trades. MSC, Maersk Line and ZIM will run the operation …
Jan 10, 2019 /  All
Maersk Line to start serving to key Somali port

Maersk Line to start serving to key Somali port

Maersk Line, one of the largest shipping companies in the world, is expected to start serving to Somalia’s Mogadishu Port, according to the port's authority on Saturday. In a statement, the Mogadishu Port …
Jan 7, 2019 /  Curious
Mitsubishi Shipbuilding Holds Christening Ceremony for LPG Carrier LAUREL PRIME - Seventh Vessel of Its Type for Astomos Energy

Mitsubishi Shipbuilding Holds Christening Ceremony for LPG Carrier LAUREL PRIME - Seventh Vessel of Its Type for Astomos Energy

Energy efficient vessel compatible with major LPG terminals worldwide and the expanded Panama Canal Built by MHI Marine Structure in Nagasaki, with tank holding capacity of 83,000m3 Mitsubishi Shipbuilding Co., …
Dec 14, 2018 /  Vessels
Flagship vessel arrives to mark start of 2M Asia-Europe service at DP World London Gateway

Flagship vessel arrives to mark start of 2M Asia-Europe service at DP World London Gateway

The Maersk Mc-Kinney Moller arrived at DP World London Gateway Thursday, the first vessel on the AE7/Condor service to call at the port. The flagship Maersk Line vessel, which is 399 metres long and able to hold …
Nov 30, 2018 /  Vessels