Klaveness Combination Carriers ASA declares two options for the construction of the seventh and eight CLEANBU combination carrier with Jiangsu New Yangzi Shipbuilding

Klaveness Combination Carriers ASA declares two options for the construction of the seventh and eight CLEANBU combination carrier with Jiangsu New Yangzi Shipbuilding

Subsequent to the Wednesday’s successful completion of a private placement with gross proceeds of NOK 350 million, and an additional overallotment of about 5%, Klaveness Combination Carriers ASA (KCC) will apply …
May 17, 2019 /  Vessels
CMA CGM launches the Reefer Pharma division for the temperature-controlled transportation of pharmaceutical products

CMA CGM launches the Reefer Pharma division for the temperature-controlled transportation of pharmaceutical products

A shipping solution guaranteeing optimal safety and compliant with both the international quality standard and the European Commission recommendations A new division composed of experts available 24/7CMA CGM, a global …
May 17, 2019 /  Curious
Panama Canal Welcomes Largest Containership To-Date Through Expanded Locks

Panama Canal Welcomes Largest Containership To-Date Through Expanded Locks

Wednesday, the Panama Canal completed a trial transit of Evergreen’s Triton, the largest vessel in dimension and container cargo capacity to pass through the Expanded Canal since it opened in June 2016. The …
May 17, 2019 /  Vessels
Wight Shipyard Co hybrid patrol vessel clean and low cost

Wight Shipyard Co hybrid patrol vessel clean and low cost

UK shipbuilder Wight Shipyard Co (WSC)’s newbuild hybrid vessel promises to set new industry standards in the patrol and pilot sectors helping operators including port and river authorities, Police, MOD and Royal …
May 17, 2019 /  Vessels
Yang Ming Sets Up Subsidiary in Indonesia

Yang Ming Sets Up Subsidiary in Indonesia

Yang Ming Marine Transport Corporation (Yang Ming) will form a new subsidiary with partners in Jakarta Indonesia named PT Yang Ming Shipping Indonesia on 16th May 2019. Mr. Benson Chou has officially been nominated as …
May 16, 2019 /  Vessels
Cruise Ship Asuka II to Undergo Makeover in 2020

Cruise Ship Asuka II to Undergo Makeover in 2020

Asuka II (see also CruiseMapper),  operated by NYK Cruises Co. Ltd., will undergo a 45-day makeover at the Sembcorp Marine Admiralty Yard in Singapore from the middle of January 2020. Asuka II is the …
May 16, 2019 /  Vessels
MAN Energy Solutions Signs Major Service Agreement; MAN PrimeServ to maintain leading dry-bulker fleet

MAN Energy Solutions Signs Major Service Agreement; MAN PrimeServ to maintain leading dry-bulker fleet

MAN Energy Solutions, Hong Kong has signed a service agreement with Pacific Basin Shipping covering field, workshop and technical services on MAN main engines, generators and turbochargers aboard 111 dry-bulk ships. All …
May 16, 2019 /  Curious
Major explosion at Bangladesh shipbreaking yard kills two workers and severely injures five

Major explosion at Bangladesh shipbreaking yard kills two workers and severely injures five

A loud blast in the early morning yesterday shook the Chittagong shipbreaking area. At around 8:30 AM, a fire broke out on board the vessel BUNGA KELANA 4 (IMO 9178343), beached at Mahinur Ship Breaking yard, also known …
May 16, 2019 /  Accidents
Cooperation with Daimler continues at Port of Koper

Cooperation with Daimler continues at Port of Koper

Luka Koper has proved successful also in the third international invitation to tender launched by the German corporation Daimler. The Port of Koper has proved successful also in the third international invitation to …
May 16, 2019 /  Curious
AAL Gives Heavy Lift to Felixstowe’s expansion plans

AAL Gives Heavy Lift to Felixstowe’s expansion plans

AAL celebrates Felixstowe inaugural call with the successful delivery of four RTGs from China, for the UK port’s expansion project AAL has successfully delivered a cargo of four rubber-tired gantry cranes (RTGs) …
May 15, 2019 /  Vessels