Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Video: Crowley’s Newest LNG-Fuelled ConRo Vessel Launched at VT Halter Marine

VT Halter Marine has launched Crowley Maritime Corp.’s second Commitment Class ship, Taíno, one of the world’s first combination container/roll on-roll off (ConRo) ships...

Shell Marine Lands Big Ship Commitment from Cosco Shipping

Shell Marine has recently been awarded China Ocean Shipping (Group) Company’s (COSCO SHIPPING) largest marine lubricants order in 2017.  This order will include the...

Port of LA Invites Proposals to Reduce Vessels’ at-Berth Emissions

The Port of Long Beach and Port of Los Angeles are soliciting proposals for new technology to reduce at-berth emissions for non-container vessels, such...

MOL, Tohoku Electric Power & Namura Receive AIP for LNG-powered Coal Carrier

Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. today announced that MOL, Tohoku Electric Power Co., Inc., and Namura Shipbuilding Co., Ltd. have jointly earned an Approval in...

Canada’s Halterm Terminal on Expansion Mode, Buys 3 Konecranes RTGs to Augment Container Handling

Halterm Container Terminal in Halifax, Canada, has bought three Konecranes RTGs as part of an investment program in its container and reefer handling capabilities....

Bureau Veritas and CMA CGM Sign Classification Contract for 22,000 TEU Boxships

The classification contract for CMA CGM’s breakthrough order for nine 22,000 TEU containerships was signed today by the two shipyards that will be building...

MSC Chooses MacGregor to Optimise Container Carrying Capabilities of 31 Vessels

MacGregor, part of Cargotec, has received orders to optimise the container carrying capabilities of 31 MSC Mediterranean Shipping Company vessels from six different ship...

Hapag-Lloyd and Kuehne + Nagel Agree to 17% CO2 Reduction by 2020

Hapag-Lloyd and Kuehne + Nagel have committed themselves to significantly reduce carbon dioxide emissions in their common container-transport activities. The Carbon and Sustainability Pact...

CMA CGM and Total Sign Strategic Agreement for LNG Supply for Newbuilds

Total and CMA CGM have signed an agreement covering the supply of around 300,000 tons of liquefied natural gas (LNG) a year for 10...

Hamburg Süd Christens New Containership

German shipping company Hamburg Süd has christened the newest ship in its fleet, Polar Costa Rica. The christening ceremony was held in Shanghai on...