Archive for the ‘Containers’ Category

OneMarket announces the worlds first exchange for ocean containers

OneMarket announces the worlds first exchange for ocean containers
Los Angeles, November 10, 2014: Freight forwarders suffer $15 billion every year in lost revenues shipping empty space from port to port because they can’t find enough buyers to fill their containers before the doors are locked and they’re loaded aboard ship. They just can’t reach the buyers fast...
November 12th, 2014 | Containers, Markets | Read More

Diana Containerships announces agreement for a new acquisition

Diana Containerships announces agreement for a new acquisition
DIANA CONTAINERSHIPS INC. ANNOUNCES AGREEMENT TO ACQUIRE A POST-PANAMAX CONTAINER VESSEL  ATHENS, GREECE, November 10, 2014 – Diana Containerships Inc. (NASDAQ: DCIX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of containerships, today announced that on November...
November 10th, 2014 | Container shipping, Containers, Country Profiles, Markets, News, Sales and Purchases | Read More

The Trumpet from VesselsValue.com 5th November 2014

The Trumpet from VesselsValue.com 5th November 2014
Wednesday 5 November 2014 Generating 300, 000 valuations a year and rising. Email not displaying correctly? View it in your browser. In this week’s Trumpet: VV in the press: Tradewinds Interview VVQ: Net Fleet Growth Seasure’s Demolition Sale of the Week VV on Twitter...
November 5th, 2014 | Chartering, Containers, Dry Bulkcarriers, Fixtures, HR, Markets, Press and Media, Reports, Sales and Purchases, Ship Demolitions | Read More

Diana Containerships Inc., announces date for the 2014 Q3 financial results, conference cal and webcast

Diana Containerships Inc., announces date for the 2014 Q3 financial results, conference cal and webcast
ATHENS, GREECE, November 4, 2014 – Diana Containerships Inc. (NASDAQ: DCIX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of containerships, today announced that its financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2014 are scheduled to be released before...
November 4th, 2014 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Containers, Markets, News | Read More

DNV GL Container Ship Update | Issue 01 – 2014

DNV GL Container Ship Update | Issue 01 – 2014
Please find herebelow the link to DNV GL’s customer magazine for the container shipping  industry – Container Ship Update – Issue 01.2014, with the following contents: Development of large container ships – what are the limits? Will the Suez Canal limit the size of ULCS? Hull optimisation...
October 29th, 2014 | Container shipping, Containers, Press and Media, Reports | Read More

Oliver Wyman Calls for Container Line Industry to Focus on Revenue Management

Oliver Wyman Calls for Container Line Industry to Focus on Revenue Management
Moving from Defense to Offense Munich, October 28 – Many container line companies have faced losses during the past few years because heavy pressure on yield has eroded the opportunity to cut costs. Yield and rates will not improve, and the problem of over capacity won’t resolve, despite ongoing...
October 28th, 2014 | Associations, Containers, Liner Shipping and Trade | Read More

DNV GL Container Ship Update | Issue 01 – 2014

DNV GL Container Ship Update | Issue 01 – 2014
The DNV GL’s customer magazine for the container shipping  industry – Container Ship Update – Issue 01.2014, with the following contents is out: Development of large container ships – what are the limits? Will the Suez Canal limit the size of ULCS? Hull optimisation – making good ships...
October 24th, 2014 | Classification Societies, Communication, Company Profiles, Container shipping, Containers, Corporate Social Responsibility, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Reports, Ship Conversions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair, Technical, Technology | Read More

Diana Containerships announces t/c agreement for m/v “Sagitta” with A.P.Moller-Maersk A/S

Diana Containerships announces t/c agreement for m/v “Sagitta” with A.P.Moller-Maersk A/S
Sagitta DIANA CONTAINERSHIPS INC. ANNOUNCES DIRECT CONTINUATION OF TIME CHARTER AGREEMENT FOR M/V SAGITTA WITH  A.P. MØLLER-MAERSK A/S ATHENS, GREECE, October 24, 2014 – Diana Containerships Inc. (NASDAQ: DCIX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of containerships,...
October 24th, 2014 | Chartering, Container shipping, Containers, Fixtures, Markets | Read More

Containers and cruises boost first nine months at Marseilles Fos

Containers and cruises boost first nine months at Marseilles Fos
Port of Marseille 23 October 2014  – Port news from Marseilles Fos                                                         Container throughput at leading French port Marseilles Fos reached 876, 711 teu for the period January to September, an increase...
October 23rd, 2014 | Associations, Containers, Cruise Ferry, Land Trasnport, Logistics, Ports & Terminals, Reports, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Explore Rotterdam Port during Intermodal Europe

Explore Rotterdam Port during Intermodal Europe
Explore Rotterdam Port during Intermodal Europe 2014 Visitors registering to attend Intermodal Europe 2014 also have the opportunity to register to take part in an exclusive tour of the Port of Rotterdam, which will take place during the event. “Working closely with the Port of Rotterdam we are pleased...
October 22nd, 2014 | Associations, Canals, Communication, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Consumers Market, Containers, Events, Exhibitions, Inland Waterways, Land Trasnport, Logistics, Markets, Ports & Terminals, Press and Media, Rail | Read More

VesselsValue.com 22 Oct 2014

VesselsValue.com 22 Oct 2014
Wednesday 22 October 2014 Generating 300, 000 valuations a year and rising. Email not displaying correctly? View it in your browser. In this week’s Trumpet: VV in the press: BIMCO VV to speak at TST Conference Seasure’s Demolition Report Matt’s 30 Birthday Carnival...
October 22nd, 2014 | Chartering, Containers, Dry Bulkcarriers, Fixtures, Gas Carriers, Icebreakers, LNG, LPG, Markets, Press and Media, Reports, Sales and Purchases, Ship Demolitions, Shipping Indices, Statistics | Read More

Investec Asset Finance launches new container box finance team

Investec Asset Finance launches new container box finance team
http://www.allaboutshipping.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2014/10/Keith-Glasscoe.jpg Investec Asset Finance plc (IAF) today announces the launch of a new specialist container box finance offering, led by Keith Glasscoe, as it seeks to build a significant portfolio in the asset class. Keith has more than 25...
October 21st, 2014 | Banking, Company Profiles, Containers, Finance, Person Profiles, Shipfinance | Read More

WISTA International Annual General Meeting Reaches new heights!

WISTA International Annual General Meeting Reaches new heights!
Despina Panayiotou-Theodossiou introducing the event October 17, 2014—At its International Annual General Meeting & Conference, nearly 300 members of WISTA (Women’s International Shipping & Trading Association) and conference attendees from 35 countries were treated to an energetic, exciting...
October 20th, 2014 | Academia, Anniversaries, Associations, Awards, Chartering, Company Profiles, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Containers, Corporate Social Responsibility, Dry Bulkcarriers, Energy, Environment, Events, Featured, Fixtures, Gas Carriers, HR, Liner Shipping and Trade, LNG, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Maritime Education and Training, Markets, News, Oil Industry, Oil Platforms and Rigs, People and Places, Person Profiles, Piracy and Terrorism, Ports & Terminals, Reports, Sales and Purchases, Ship Demolitions, Ship Finance, Shipfinance, Shipmanagement, Shipping Centers, Shipping Indices, Short-sea shipping, Statistics, Stock Markets, Story of the Month, Tankers, Trade and Commerce, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

“Edith Maersk” the largest ship ever, arrived on the Thames

“Edith Maersk” the largest ship ever, arrived on the Thames
The “Edith Maersk” berthed in the Thames at DP world’s port, London Gateway The largest ever ship on the Thames arrived this Sunday (19th October 2014) EDITH MAERSK: THE LARGEST SHIP EVER ON THE THAMES The largest ship ever to enter the Thames arrived at DP World London Gateway today...
October 19th, 2014 | Associations, Canals, Containers, Inland Waterways, Markets, Ports & Terminals | Read More

“EDITH MAERSK”: The largest ship ever on the Thames

“EDITH MAERSK”: The largest ship ever on the Thames
17th October 2014 – The largest ship ever to enter the Thames is due to call at DP World London Gateway at the weekend, with estimated time of arrival in the early hours of Sunday morning,  October 19. The 397-metre-long, 56-metre-wide Edith Maersk has a draught of 16 metres and can carry...
October 17th, 2014 | Associations, Container shipping, Containers, Markets, Story of the Day, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Intermodal Europe 2014: Are you ready to see the future of container shipping?

Intermodal Europe 2014: Are you ready to see the future of container shipping?
Join thousands of Container, Transport and Logistics Professionals in Rotterdam this November, for Europe’s leading Intermodal Event Need a reason to visit Intermodal Europe? Well we’ll give you 10… Source new business from over 100+ marketing leading exhibiting companies Develop bespoke...
October 13th, 2014 | Associations, Canals, Containers, Inland Waterways, Land Trasnport, Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ports & Terminals, Rail | Read More

Diana Containerships new acquisition

Diana Containerships new acquisition
DIANA CONTAINERSHIPS INC. ANNOUNCES THE DELIVERY OF A POST-PANAMAX CONTAINER VESSEL, THE M/V YM GREAT         ATHENS, GREECE, October 10, 2014 – Diana Containerships Inc. (NASDAQ: DCIX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of containerships, today announced...
October 10th, 2014 | Container shipping, Containers, Markets, News, Stock Markets | Read More

IDENTEC SOLUTIONS supplies CTAS 7.0 Reefer system to King Abdullah Port, Saudi Arabia

IDENTEC SOLUTIONS supplies CTAS 7.0 Reefer system to King Abdullah Port, Saudi Arabia
Saudi Arabia’s flagship port project will use new-generation wireless monitoring and control system to fully automate its reefer container management LUSTENAU, AUSTRIA – 02.10.2014 – Port and container terminal process automation specialist IDENTEC SOLUTIONS has signed a contract to supply its...
October 2nd, 2014 | Containers, Logistics, Ports & Terminals, Reefer Containers, Reefer ships, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Shipping: a Double Whammy or just an enter the Dragon issue…

Shipping: a Double Whammy or just an enter the Dragon issue…
ICAEW, the Capital Link’s Forum venue This 7th Shipping, Marine Services & Offshore Capital Link Forum in the Square Mile’s One Moorgate Place, will be remembered for ever not only because it surpassed any previous attendance record – something in the tune of 500+, not because more...
September 25th, 2014 | Arctic Shipping, Associations, Banking, Chartering, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Container shipping, Containers, Drill ships, Dry Bulkcarriers, Energy, Environment, Events, Fixtures, Gas, Gas Carriers, HR, Liner Shipping and Trade, LNG, LPG, Markets, Mergers and Acquisitions, Ocean Shipping, Oil Industry, Oil Platforms and Rigs, Oil Spill, People and Places, Piracy and Terrorism, Pollution, Regulatory, Reports, Safety and Security, Sales and Purchases, Sanctions, Ship Demolitions, Ship Finance, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shipfinance, Shipmanagement, Shipping Indices, Stock Markets, Supply ships, Tankers, Taxation, Technical, Technology, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Evergreen Expands Asia – South Africa Network

Evergreen Expands Asia – South Africa Network
An Evergreen containerhsip In order to offer a more comprehensive service on the Asia-South Africa trade, Evergreen Line is to adjust its existing joint service with COSCO as well as contribute vessels to the service currently operated by K Line, MOL and PIL.  Both moves will take effect in October. Evergreen...
September 25th, 2014 | Containers, Liner Shipping and Trade, Markets | Read More

ISS supports port infrastructure development project in Tanzania

ISS supports port infrastructure development project in Tanzania
Zen Hua 21berthing in Dar es Salaam Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS) the world’s leading maritime services provider has recently managed heavy lift vessel project for Shanghai-based heavy-duty equipment manufacturer, ZPMC in Tanzania. Last month, ISS Tanzania acted as port and discharging agents for...
September 25th, 2014 | Containers, Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ports & Terminals, Technical, Technology, Trade and Commerce | Read More

COA North America Meeting: Register now – just two weeks to go!

COA North America Meeting: Register now – just two weeks to go!
COA North America Meeting Le Meridien Hotel, San Francisco Thursday September 25th, 2014 Register now – just two weeks to go! Over 50 participants already registered There are just two weeks to go before the COA’s North American Meeting, so register now if you are planning to attend. Join over...
September 12th, 2014 | Associations, Containers | Read More

Leading ocean carriers Maersk Line and CSAV join TOC Americas panel debate on Latin American port productivity

Leading ocean carriers Maersk Line and CSAV join TOC Americas panel debate on Latin American port productivity
Enhancing container terminal productivity in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) will be a key issue at the 14th TOC Americas Conference and Exhibition taking place 14 – 16 October in Cartagena, Colombia London,  10.09.2014 Terminal productivity is under the spotlight as larger container vessels...
September 10th, 2014 | Associations, Containers, Logistics, Ports & Terminals | Read More

MacGregor securing advances improve safety and productivity

MacGregor securing advances improve safety and productivity
MacGregor’s A-class lashing bar offers a way of unlocking the considerable amount of unexploited cargo carrying potential on many container ships. CARGOTEC CORPORATION, 9 SEPTEMBER 2014 AT 10.30 AM (EEST) – MacGregor, part of Cargotec, continues to drive container securing and stowage advances...
September 9th, 2014 | Containers, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Safety and Security, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Wärtsilä low pressure dual-fuel engines…

Wärtsilä low pressure dual-fuel engines…
The series of new 1400 TEU container vessels being built for GNS Shipping GmbH & Co KG managed by Nordic Hamburg, will feature 7-cylinder Wärtsilä RT-flex50DF dual-fuel 2-stroke main engines. Wärtsilä low pressure dual-fuel engines chosen to power Container feeder vessels for Baltic sea operations Wärtsilä...
September 8th, 2014 | Container shipping, Containers, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More