Archive for the ‘Containers’ Category

Container Terminal StPb nine-month box volumes

Container Terminal StPb nine-month box volumes
… Container Terminal StPb nine-month box volumes CONTAINER THROUGHPUT OF CTSP IN 9 MONTHS RISES 5.7% TO 581,600 TEUS In January-September of 2019, Container Terminal Saint-Petersburg JSC (CTSP) handled 581,600 TEUs, which represents a 5.7% growth on in the same period a year earlier. Container...
November 5th, 2019 | Containers, Ports & Terminals, Statistics | Read More

Dynamar Publication BREAKBULK V (2019)

Dynamar Publication BREAKBULK V (2019)
Dynamar Publication BREAKBULK V (2019) Dynamar’s new BREAKBULK V report delves into the status of the world’s major operators of multipurpose/project/heavy-lift ships and their fleets… and their disruptors; those carrying breakbulk cargoes with vessels not specifically designed for that task  ...
November 4th, 2019 | Containers, Dry Bulkcarriers, Fishing Trawlers, Liner Shipping and Trade, Markets, Reefer ships, Reports, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries, Statistics | Read More

Performance Shipping Inc announces appointment of deputy CEO

Performance Shipping Inc announces appointment of deputy CEO
.. PERFORMANCE SHIPPING INC. ANNOUNCES APPOINTMENT OF DEPUTY CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER ATHENS, GREECE, October 31, 2019 – Performance Shipping Inc. (NASDAQ: DCIX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of vessels, today announced that its board of directors has...
October 31st, 2019 | Company Profiles, Containers, Markets, Person Profiles, Stock Markets, Tankers | Read More

The BDI falls a point that could be a turning point unless the war begins…

The BDI falls a point that could be a turning point unless the war begins…
John Faraclas The BDI falls a point that could be a turning point unless the war begins… The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) lost a point and now stands at 1,801 points despite the upwards Capes’ mode as all other indices fall. Very cynically, unless we see a war – any war, which we believe that same will...
October 29th, 2019 | Academia, Art and auctions, Chartering, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Container shipping, Containers, Events, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, IT and Communications, Markets, Military, Paintings and Sculpture, Politics and Government, Shipping Indices, Special Surveys, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Technical, Technology, Trade and Commerce | Read More

BIMCO’s Peter Sand to offer container market insight in Athens

BIMCO’s Peter Sand to offer container market insight in Athens
Peter Sand BIMCO’s Peter Sand to offer container market insight in Athens BIMCO’s Chief Shipping Analyst, Peter Sand, will be speaking and providing the audience with unique insights on the container market at the European Shipping Seminar on 27 November 2019 in Athens, Greece. The European Shipping...
October 16th, 2019 | BIMCO, Containers, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Markets | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 02-Oct-2019 PORT AUTHORITY INTRODUCES TRACK & TRACE CONTAINERS Rotterdam, Netherlands Port Authority introduces track & trace containers Wednesday, October 2, 2019, Rotterdam, Netherlands The Port of Rotterdam Authority launched ‘Boxinsider’ today (2 October)....
October 2nd, 2019 | Containers, IT and Communications, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

CSSF publishes free Guide to Safe Container Ship Operations

CSSF publishes free Guide to Safe Container Ship Operations
CSSF publishes free Guide to Safe Container Ship Operations Hamburg, 26 September 2019. The Container Ship Safety Forum e.V. (CSSF), a global business-to-business network and industry association aiming to improve safety performance and management practices in the container shipping industry, today...
September 26th, 2019 | Books, Containers | Read More

Hybridization is an attractive option for feeder vessels

Hybridization is an attractive option for feeder vessels
. Hybridization is an attractive option for feeder vessels Dear Viewers, The shipping industry must cut GHG emissions. A new joint study demonstrates how hybrid power systems can make a difference. MAN Energy Solutions, DNV GL and Corvus Energy looked into hybridization options for larger cargo vessels...
September 20th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Container shipping, Containers, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Markets, Pollution, Technical, Technology | Read More

Carrier Transicold Introduces Micro-Link® 5 Controller, Industry’s First Container Refrigeration Unit Controller with Wireless Connection Capability

Carrier Transicold Introduces Micro-Link® 5 Controller, Industry’s First Container Refrigeration Unit Controller with Wireless Connection Capability
The new Micro-Link 5 controller from Carrier Transicold Carrier Transicold Introduces Micro-Link® 5 Controller, Industry’s First Container Refrigeration Unit Controller with Wireless Connection Capability   Brings controller visibility and accessibility to mobile devices using DataLINE Connect™...
September 19th, 2019 | Containers, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

William J. “Bill” Shea Awarded Annual Connie in Long Beach, CA by the Containerization & Intermodal Institute

William J. “Bill” Shea Awarded Annual Connie in Long Beach, CA by the Containerization & Intermodal Institute
From left: William J. “Bill” Shea, CEO of Direct ChassisLink, Inc and J. Christopher Lytle,recently retired Executive Director of the Port of Oakland, CA William J. “Bill” Shea Awarded Annual Connie in Long Beach, CA by the Containerization & Intermodal Institute J. Christopher...
September 19th, 2019 | Awards, Containers, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Land Trasnport, Logistics, Person Profiles | Read More

MacGregor designs innovative cargo system for the world’s largest containership, MSC Gülsün

MacGregor designs innovative cargo system for the world’s largest containership, MSC Gülsün
MSC Gülsün MacGregor designs innovative cargo system for the world’s largest containership, MSC Gülsün CARGOTEC CORPORATION,  5 SEPTEMBER 2019 AT 9.00 AM EEST – MacGregor, part of Cargotec, has designed the cargo system for the world’s largest containership, MSC Gülsün, which was...
September 5th, 2019 | Containers, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ship Conversions, Technical, Technology | Read More

Keep Cool and Carry On – summer special expiring soon

Keep Cool and Carry On – summer special expiring soon
 Keep Cool and Carry On – summer special expiring soon Cool Logistics Global, 17-19th September 2019, Valencia, Spain From farm to fork, production to sale, global leaders and innovators in perishables logistics, cold supply chain operations and reefer transport are coming to Valencia...
August 9th, 2019 | Consumers Market, Containers, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Logistics, Markets, Ports & Terminals, Reefer Containers, Reefer ships | Read More

Bruce A. Fenimore to Receive 2019 Connie Award in Newark, NJ Sara Mayes to Be Honored with the Lifetime Achievement Award

Bruce A. Fenimore to Receive 2019 Connie Award in Newark, NJ Sara Mayes to Be Honored with the Lifetime Achievement Award
Bruce A. Fenimore and Sara Mayes Chief Executive Officer, Columbia Group President and CEO, Gemini Shippers Group respectively Bruce A. Fenimore to Receive 2019 Connie Award in Newark, NJ Sara Mayes to Be Honored with the Lifetime Achievement Award Luncheon to be held December 9, 2019 at the Renaissance...
August 5th, 2019 | Awards, Containers, Logistics | Read More

Markets surge further… amid uncertainty

Markets surge further… amid uncertainty
John Faraclas Markets surge further… amid uncertainty The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) was up 65 points earlier on today and now stands at 1,446; geopolitical uncertainty coupled with the US$ 250 (USDollarstwohundredandfifty) trillion debt being the stumbling block for Planet Ocean’s prosperity. John Faraclas...
July 2nd, 2019 | Chartering, Containers, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, Reports, Shipping Indices, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Three New Container Vessel Operators Partner with Navis for Loading Computer in Newbuildings

Three New Container Vessel Operators Partner with Navis for Loading Computer in Newbuildings
Three New Container Vessel Operators Partner with Navis for Loading Computer in Newbuildings Twenty newly built container vessels in the size ranging from feeder segment 2,300 TEU to 15,100 TEU have been selected to be equipped with MACS3   Oakland, CA and Flensburg, Germany—July 2nd, 2019—Navis,...
July 2nd, 2019 | Containers, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Container Owners Association to launch telematics interoperability standard for shipping containers

Container Owners Association to launch telematics interoperability standard for shipping containers
Container Owners Association to launch telematics interoperability standard for shipping containers London, United Kingdom – 6 June 2019 – The Container Owners Association, the international organisation representing the common interests of freight containers owners, has announced today that...
June 6th, 2019 | Associations, Containers, Markets | Read More

The BDI@1,082; Supras “spoil” the broth…

The BDI@1,082; Supras “spoil” the broth…
The BDI@1,082; Supras “spoil” the broth… John Faraclas The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) ended up 16 points earlier on today following the long weekend due to the spring Holiday as well as due to end of the European Union’s election process. Now if we have so far stressed the perplexed and enigmatic...
May 28th, 2019 | Arctic Shipping, Art and auctions, Associations, Charity, Chartering, Classification Societies, Climate, Construction, Consumers Market, Container shipping, Containers, Cruise Ferry, Cruise Industry, Dry Bulkcarriers, Emissions, Energy, Environment, European Union, Holidays, HR, IMO, Insurance and Reinsurance, IT and Communications, LNG, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Marinas, Maritime Art, Maritime Education and Training, Maritime Tourism, Markets, Mediterranean Shipping, News, Oceanology, Oil Industry, Organisations, Paintings and Sculpture, People and Places, Piracy and Terrorism, Politics and Government, Pollution, Ports & Terminals, Press and Media, Religion, Reports, Sailing, Shipping Centers, Shipping Indices, Short-sea shipping, Sports, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Tourism, Trade and Commerce, Weather, Yachting | Read More

South America Container Trades (2018)

South America Container Trades (2018)
.. South America Container Trades (2018) Dynamar is proud to present its latest Container Trades & Markets study: SOUTH AMERICA (worldwide) CONTAINER TRADES 2018 This publication builds on previous individual studies on both the East Coast of South America and the Andean Coast of the same continent....
May 28th, 2019 | Books, Containers, Markets, Ports & Terminals | Read More

The BDI@1,059 …and the world goes round

The BDI@1,059 …and the world goes round
John Faraclas The BDI@1,059 …and the world goes round      The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) gained ten points earlier on today, thanks mainly to the Capes and to a lesser extent to the Panamaxes amid the approaching Armageddon in all fronts; John Faraclas’ midweek market brief: The Capes’ BCI gained...
May 22nd, 2019 | Anniversaries, Chartering, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Containers, Dry Bulkcarriers, Emissions, Environment, Events, Markets, Military, Pollution, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Container throughput of CTSP in Q1 2019 grew by 20%

Container throughput of CTSP in Q1 2019 grew by 20%
The Saint Petersburg container terminal Container throughput of CTSP in Q1 2019 grew by 20%  In the first quarter of 2019, Container Terminal Saint-Petersburg ZAO (CTSP, a company of UCL Holding) handled 202,300 TEUs, 20% more as compared with the result achieved in the first three months of the previous...
May 17th, 2019 | Company Profiles, Containers, Logistics, Ports & Terminals, Statistics, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Maersk Hamburg Sets a surprising new Record for Israel when entered this weekend to Haifa Port

Maersk Hamburg Sets a surprising new Record for Israel when entered this weekend to Haifa Port
The Maersk Hamburg; picture credit: Warhaftig Venezian Maersk Hamburg Sets a surprising new Record for Israel when entered this weekend to Haifa Port The largest ship ever to arrive in Israel – the Maersk Hamburg container ship, with the immense capacity of 15,300 TEUs called Haifa Port this weekend....
May 6th, 2019 | Container shipping, Containers, Markets, Ports & Terminals | Read More

‘Chartering Manual’ makes a big splash

‘Chartering Manual’ makes a big splash
. ‘Chartering Manual’ makes a big splash By John Faraclas This specialist shipbroking book is now the fifth volume* residing on my bedside table! You all know how particular I become – and I am on many issues and in relation to the many books I read and then study – also for reviewing same...
May 5th, 2019 | Books, Chartering, Containers, Dry Bulkcarriers, Fixtures, Insight, Liner Shipping and Trade, Markets, Reefer Containers, Reefer ships, Sales and Purchases, Ship Demolitions, Ship Finance, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

ABS Teams with Industry Leaders to Improve Container Vessel Safety

ABS Teams with Industry Leaders to Improve Container Vessel Safety
ABS Teams with Industry Leaders to Improve Container Vessel Safety ABS and representatives from the Cargo Incident Notification System (CINS) form a joint industry project to develop best practices for carriage of dangerous goods  ABS and leaders representing the Cargo Incident Notification System (CINS)...
April 24th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Containers, Safety and Security | Read More

PERFORMANCE SHIPPING INC. Announces the Date for Reporting the 2019 FIRST Quarter Financial Results

PERFORMANCE SHIPPING INC. Announces the Date for Reporting the 2019 FIRST Quarter Financial Results
PERFORMANCE SHIPPING INC. Announces the Date for Reporting the 2019 FIRST Quarter Financial Results  ATHENS, GREECE, April 12, 2019 – Performance Shipping Inc. (NASDAQ:DCIX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of containerships, today announced that its financial...
April 12th, 2019 | Containers, Markets, Stock Markets | Read More

TOC Asia 2019: heavy weather blows liner schedules off course

TOC Asia 2019: heavy weather blows liner schedules off course
TOC Asia 2019: heavy weather blows liner schedules off course Singapore, 9 April 2019 – An escalating number of typhoons and adverse weather events is playing havoc with carrier schedules, leaving a “major challenge” for the industry to recover from the record-low levels in schedule reliability...
April 9th, 2019 | Containers, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More