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  • 25 January 2021
    Collaboration, Environment, Infrastructure, Ports & Logistics

    Contecon Guayaquil (CGSA) recently handled the world’s first carbon neutral-certified container shipment, employing a logistics process involving environment-friendly supply chain players, from the exporter to the port and distributor.

  • 21 January 2021
    Infrastructure, Safety, Vessels

    About 750 containers have fallen overboard from a Denmark-flagged containership in rough weather in the North Pacific.

  • 15 January 2021
    Business developments & projects, Research & Development

    Classification society Bureau Veritas has issued an approval in principle for GTT’s NO96 membrane containment system for LNG fuel tank application for ultra large container vessel.

  • 5 January 2021
    Business & Finance, Vessels

    South Korean shipbuilding heavyweight Korea Shipbuilding & Offshore Engineering (KSOE) has won orders for a total of six containerships worth approximately $818.4 million (KRW 891 billion). The identity of the Asian-based shipowner behind the order was not disclosed. According to Yonhap, the ships will feature 15,000 TEU in carrying capacity. The shipbuilder said that its […]

  • 5 January 2021
    Business developments & projects

    Dry cargo vessel owner and operator Navios Maritime Partners has entered into a definitive merger agreement to acquire container shipping company Navios Maritime Containers.

  • 5 January 2021
    Safety, Vessels

    Evergreen Line’s boxship Ever Liberal has lost overboard 36 forty-foot containers off the coast of Japan with further 21 containers displaced as the ship faced rough seas last week. The company confirmed the incident saying it took place at approximately 0230 UTC on December 30. “The containership encountered heavy winds and rough seas while travelling […]

  • 30 December 2020
    Business & Finance, Vessels

    South Korea’s Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME) revealed a contract termination for six containerships worth $711 million. The contract was won in December last year from an undisclosed owner from Africa. The containerships were scheduled for delivery by the end of October 2022. According to DSME, the reason behind the termination is the fact […]

  • 22 December 2020
    Business developments & projects, Infrastructure, Ports & Logistics

    Japanese shipping major Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha (K Line) has completed the transfer of all of its outstanding shares in container terminal operator International Transportation Service (ITS) to an infrastructure fund managed by Macquarie Infrastructure and Real Assets (MIRA).

  • 22 December 2020
    Business & Finance, Vessels

    Chinese liner shipping firm SITC International Holdings Co has placed an order for up to ten containerships at a compatriot shipyard Yangzijiang Shipbuilding. The contract includes six firm orders for 2,600 twenty-foot equivalent unit (TEU) containerships and includes options for four additional ships (2+2). The contract is worth $162 million. The six vessels are slated […]

  • 14 December 2020
    Safety, Vessels

    The removal of the dislodged containers from the ONE Apus containership under a schedule formulated by stowage planners is expected to take over a month, the Ocean Network Express (ONE) said. The removal of the remaining containers on deck was launched following permission from the Japanese Coast Guard, the company informed in an update on […]

  • 8 December 2020

    Japanese-flagged containership ONE Apus has berthed in the Port of Kobe after losing 1,816 containers overboard when it encountered severe weather on Monday, November 30, 2020, Ocean Network Express (ONE) said. Some 64 containers of those damaged or lost are believed to contain dangerous cargo. The 14,052 TEU containership, built in 2019, was en route […]

  • 4 December 2020
    Business & Finance, Business developments & projects

    Burckhardt Compression has secured an order to supply its Laby LNG boil-off gas compressors for two 14,000 TEU LNG-fueled containerships.

  • 3 December 2020

    Some 40 containers of the estimated 1,900 boxes damaged or lost from ONE Apus containership earlier this week are believed to contain dangerous cargo, Ocean Network Express said in the latest update. The vessel was en route from Yantian, China to Long Beach, USA approximately 1,600 nautical miles North West of Hawaii on November 30, […]

  • 2 December 2020
    Safety, Vessels

    Japanese-flagged containership MV ONE Apus, deployed on Ocean Network Express’ (ONE) Far East Pacific 2 (FP2) Service, lost a number of containers on November 30 due to severe weather conditions while the vessel was transiting the Pacific Ocean. The ship was en route from Yantian, China to Long Beach, USA when it encountered gale-force winds […]

  • 1 December 2020
    Business & Finance, Business developments & projects

    Russia’s largest independent natural gas producer and LNG operator, Novatek, completed its first trial delivery of LNG to China in ISO containers.

  • 27 November 2020
    Automation, Environment, Innovation, Technology, Transition, Vessels

    The long-awaited zero-emission container vessel Yara Birkeland has been delivered to its owner Yara International, Norway-based shipbuilder Vard informed. Upon delivery, the vessel is scheduled to undergo testing for container loading and stability, before it sets sail to a port and test area in Horten for further preparations for autonomous operation. “We were tasked with […]

  • 27 November 2020
    Authorities & Government, Market outlooks, Regulation & policy

    The US Federal Maritime Commission (FMC) has decided to increase monitoring report requirements for the three major container shipping alliances.

  • 25 November 2020
    Infrastructure, Safety, Vessels

    A Cyprus-flagged containership has rammed into the Big South Lock in Brunsbüttel, Germany.

  • 23 November 2020
    Authorities & Government, Regulation & policy

    The US Federal Maritime Commission has launched an investigation into cargo-related practices that are having a negative impact on congestion and amplifying bottlenecks at the ports of Long Beach, Los Angeles, New York and New Jersey.

  • 19 November 2020
    Infrastructure, Ports & Logistics

    Florida’s Port Everglades has received three Super Post-Panamax container gantry cranes. The port authority said that the cranes are reportedly the largest low-profile container gantry cranes ever designed and built. The new cranes are part of the port’s $3 billion 20-Year Master/Vision Plan Update, which will add new cargo berths, expand cruise and energy capacity […]

  • 17 November 2020
    Automation, Business developments & projects, Collaboration, Infrastructure, Innovation, IT & Software

    BIC and DCS said they have completed their collaboration to standardize the codes used to identify facilities such as depots, container yards, M&R vendors and other supply chain container facilities.

  • 5 November 2020
    Infrastructure, Market outlooks, Ports & Logistics

    Stevedores’ revenues and profit margins increased overall in the last financial year despite the global pandemic causing the largest contraction in container volumes in a decade, a new report issued by the Australian Competition & Consumer Commission (ACCC) said.

  • 4 November 2020
    Infrastructure, Safety, Vessels

    Several containers have fallen overboard from a Panama-flagged containership in bad weather off the coast of California.

  • 26 October 2020
    Infrastructure, Ports & Logistics

    The South End Container Terminal extension at Canada’s Port of Halifax is now complete and is fully operational.

  • 8 October 2020
    Business & Finance, Outlook & strategy

    Rating agency Moody’s has upgraded the outlook on the ratings of the world’s largest container shipping company Maersk from negative to positive. Concurrently, Moody’s affirmed the Baa3 long-term issuer rating of the company. “Following a very strong performance amidst the global pandemic by the container shipping industry, Maersk’s credit metrics have continued to strengthen during […]