GTT Notified by Hudong-Zhonghua for Design of LNG Tank as Part of the Retrofit of Hapag-Lloyd mv Sajir Containership

GTT Notified by Hudong-Zhonghua for Design of LNG Tank as Part of the Retrofit of Hapag-Lloyd mv Sajir Containership

GTT has received an order notification from Chinese shipyard Hudong-Zhonghua Shipbuilding, for the design of the LNG Fuel tank as part of the full retrofit of MV SAJIR, an Ultra Large Container Vessel with a capacity of …
Apr 16, 2019 /  Vessels
Vietnam receives largest-ever container vessel

Vietnam receives largest-ever container vessel

Cai Mep International Terminal (CMIT) handled the largest container vessel to ever call a Vietnamese port this month. The CMA CGM Marco Polo called at the terminal on January 11, 2019 as part of its FAL 3 Asia to Europe …
Jan 23, 2019 /  Vessels
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
Klaipeda Seaport opened the gates to one of the largest vessels worldwide

Klaipeda Seaport opened the gates to one of the largest vessels worldwide

On the 19th of December of 2018 one of the largest 19 462 TEU capacity vessel MSC Ingy operated by the shipping line Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC) successfully entered Klaipeda Seaport. It was a trial passage of …
Dec 26, 2018 /  Vessels
World’s biggest container ship made her maiden call at Westports

World’s biggest container ship made her maiden call at Westports

The world’s biggest container ship, OOCL United Kingdom, made her maiden call at Westports in Port Klang on her way to China. The OOCL United Kingdom, with a carrying capacity of 21,413 TEUs, is one of the …
Nov 1, 2018 /  Vessels
Cai Mep SP-SSA International Terminal handled one of the highest container volumes ever from a single vessel call

Cai Mep SP-SSA International Terminal handled one of the highest container volumes ever from a single vessel call

SP-SSA International Terminal, located in the southern province of Ba Ria-Vung Tau’s Cai Mep area, has handled one of the highest container volumes ever from a single vessel call. The MSC Antalya, owned and …
Oct 31, 2018 /  Curious
DNV GL and DSIC sign JDP to develop LNG fuelled 23,000 TEU ultra large container vessel

DNV GL and DSIC sign JDP to develop LNG fuelled 23,000 TEU ultra large container vessel

At the SMM trade fair Wednesday (Sept 05) in Hamburg, Dalian Shipbuilding Industry Company Ltd. (DSIC) and classification society DNV GL announced the signing of a joint development project (JDP) agreement to develop a …
Sep 10, 2018 /  Curious
First container vessel berths at SP-SSA International Terminal (SSIT)

First container vessel berths at SP-SSA International Terminal (SSIT)

SP-SSA International Terminal (SSIT) in Cai Mep welcomed its first container vessel on Thursday. MV MSC Rosaria is owned and operated by MSC Geneva, one of the world’s largest shipping lines, and will make regular …
Jun 14, 2018 /  Vessels
Port of Virginia orders four new cranes

Port of Virginia orders four new cranes

Port Orders Four New Cranes; USEC’s Largest Cranes Ensure Virginia’s Ability to Handle Ships of the Future Order is Part of $320M Expansion of VIG The Port of Virginia® yesterday signed a contract …
Aug 23, 2017 /  Curious
Maersk Line takes delivery of 20,568 TEU boxship Madrid Maersk from DSME

Maersk Line takes delivery of 20,568 TEU boxship Madrid Maersk from DSME

Danish container shipping major Maersk Line has taken delivery of Madrid Maersk, a 20,568 TEU boxship, from South Korean shipbuilder Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME). The ultra large container …
Apr 13, 2017 /  Vessels