Sunday, August 19, 2018

Kapalama Container Terminal Being Developed by Hawaii Stevedores and HDOT

Hawaii Stevedores and the Hawaii State Department of Transportation (HDOT) are to continue developing Kapalama Container Terminal (KCT). George Pasha, IV, President and CEO, The Pasha Group, which...

MSC Chooses DSME for Eleven 22,000 TEU Containerships

Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC) has placed an order for eleven 22,000 TEU Containerships with South Korean shipbuilder Daewoo Shipbuilding and Marine Engineering (DSME). The...

The Maritime Sector’s Impact on Climate Change

Climate change is an all pervasive phenomenon that has gotten scientists and experts from all over the world worried. The dramatic changes that have...

CMA CGM and CSSC Group Sign Deal for Nine 22,000 TEU Vessels

CMA CGM and CSSC Group have entered into a deal for the construction of nine 22,000 TEU vessels. This will go down in the record...

Drugs Found on Container Ship in Peru

On September 14, Container ship Dimitris C was searched by Police and Customs officers at Ilo port, Peru as reported by Maritime Bulletin. 3 bags...

Hapag-Lloyd Orders 7,700 New Reefer Containers

This year, Hapag-Lloyd will once again make investments to maintain and expand its container fleet. The liner shipping company has ordered a total of...

Port of Los Angeles Records Second Busiest Month in 110 Years

Last month, Port of Los Angeles recorded container volumes that climbed by 6.1 percent compared to August 2016 volumes. 847,857 Twenty-Foot Equivalent Units (TEUs)...

Euroseas to Purchase 2 Containerships from Euromar

Euroseas Ltd., announced today that it signed a memorandum of agreement to purchase the M/V EM Athens and EM Oinousses, both feeder size containership vessels...

HHI Experiences Work Shortage, Sends Employees on Paid Leave

Hyundai Heavy Industries has employed a paid leave rotation scheme in agreement with its employees to cater for the shortage in work. The system went...

Global Ship Lease to Extend Time Charter with CMA CGM

Today, containership charter owner, Global Ship Lease, announced that it has signed time charter extensions with CMA CGM for two 2,207 TEU containerships, the...