Teekay Tankers agrees to acquire 12 modern suezmax tankers

Teekay Tankers Ltd.announced that it has agreed to acquire a fleet of 12 modern Suezmax tankers currently owned by Principal Maritime Tankers, a po...

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MSC christens 19,224-TEU vessel in Hamburg

MSC Germany will host the maiden call and christening of MSC Zoe at the Hamburg terminal. MSC will welcome business partners and their families, t...

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BBC Chartering introduces ˜apac service'

BC Chartering has announced the introduction of its "apac service", as a new trademark which represents the carrier's promise to service "any port,...

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Marchen Maersk named at Felixstowe

The 18,000 TEU mega ship, the Marchen Maersk, has been officially named in a ceremony at the Port of Felixstowe, the Port of Britain. One of t...

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CMA CGM Group's largest vessel christened

The CMA CGM Group is pleased to announce that the CMA CGM GEORG FORSTER, the Group's largest vessel, was christened in Hamburg, Germany. The christ...

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The CMA CGM GEORG FORSTER the largest vessel enters fleet

The CMA CGM Group, one of the world's leading global containers shipping companies, is pleased to announce that the CMA CGM GEORG FORSTER called En...

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Second flagship in the Alianca's cabotage fleet christened

With the christening of the new container ship Vicente Pinzón, the Hamburg Süd subsidiary AlianÒ«a has momentarily completed the expansion ...

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E.R. Offshore strengthens its position in Brazil with an EBN licence

E.R. Offshore's Brazilian sister company is now registered as an independent ship management firm under Brazilian law. E.R. Offshore Navegaçã...

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Boskalis wins EUR75 million African dredging contracts

Royal Boskalis Westminster N.V. has been awarded three dredging-related contracts on the African subcontinent with a combined value of approximatel...

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MOL establishes ˜MOL Auto Carrier Express' as a global brand

Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. announced the establishment of "MOL Auto Carrier Express (MOL ACE)" as global brand in the car carrier service, which is ...

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CMA CGM takes delivery of 18,000-TEU capacity vessel

The CMA CGM Group has announced that it took delivery of the 18,000-TEU capacity CMA CGM GEORG FORSTER in South Korea. It is the Group's second of ...

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Swire Shipping, Rickmers-Linie Form Strategic Partnership

Swire Shipping and Rickmers-Linie announced the launch of a connecting carrier partnership. Under this partnership, Swire Shipping will be able to ...

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The merchant fleet has never been bigger

The merchant fleet under the Danish flag and the Danish shipping companies' foreign exchange earnings have set a record, despite a historically tou...

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Vale and CMES Sign Cooperation Agreement on VLOCs

Vale and China Merchants Energy Shipping Co., Ltd. (CMES), a subsidiary of China Merchants Group, signed an expanded framework agreement for strate...

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Bahri inks agreement to build 5 very large crude carriers

The National Shipping Company of Saudi Arabia (Bahri) announces that the company signed contracts with Hyundai Samho Heavy Industries (HSHI) to bui...

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Yang Ming launches new container vessel, YM Express

YM Express, a 4,662 TEU full-container vessel built for Yang Ming by CSBC CORP., TAIWAN, was named at a ceremony held at CSBC Kaohsiung Shipyard. T...

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CSCL receives fifth 19,000-TEU ship ordered from Hyundai

CSCL has taken delivery of the 18,980-TEU CSCL Atlantic Ocean, the last of a series of five sister ships ordered in May 2013 at Hyundai Heavy Indus...

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Navios to acquire a 14 vessel fleet from debtors of HSH Nordbank AG

Navios Maritime Holdings Inc., Navios Maritime Acquisition Corporation and Navios Maritime Partners L.P. have executed a binding letter of intent t...

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Seaspan accepts delivery of second 14000 TEU SAVER containership

Seaspan Corporation announced that it accepted delivery of a 14000 TEU containership, the YM Wellhead. The new containership, which was constructed...

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Hapag-Lloyd orders five new container ships

Hapag-Lloyd ordered five container vessels with a capacity of 10,500 standard containers (TEU) each from the South Korean shipyard Hyundai Samho He...

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