Archive for the ‘Containers’ Category

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

DNVGL: Technical Update 10-2014‏

DNVGL: Technical Update 10-2014‏
APPLICATION OF LC AND RSCS NOTATIONS AND ACCEPTANCE OF CONTAINER SECURING EQUIPMENT 1 GL LEGACY NOTATIONS LC AND RSCS The GL legacy notation LC (Lashing Computer) provides requirements related to the strength safety of the stowage and lashing of containers on container ships in worldwide service, based...
September 2nd, 2014 | Classification Societies, Containers, Technical | Read More

Passenger surprise at Dover Port

Passenger surprise at Dover Port
l to r:Tim Waggott, Chief Executive Port of Dover, David and Jenny Young, Andy Gross, P&O Ferries; and PC Paul Skinner, Port of Dover Police. 1 September, 2014 – 2.3 million tourist passengers passed through the Port of Dover this summer, making it a fantastic year for Europe’s leading ferry...
September 1st, 2014 | Associations, Company Profiles, Containers, Cruise Ferry, Holidays, Logistics, Maritime Tourism, Ports & Terminals, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries | Read More

COA August 2014 Newsletter

COA August 2014 Newsletter
COA Members Newsletter: Issue 81, August 2014   COA North America Meeting: Register now – just one month to go IT options to be discussed in San Francisco Flexitank round-table at COA North America Meeting Sponsorship Opportunities at Intermodal Europe 2014 Banner and Website Advertising...
August 27th, 2014 | Associations, Containers, Environment, HR, Markets, Press and Media, Reports | Read More

Special focus conference sessions added to Intermodal Europe 2014 programme

Special focus conference sessions added to Intermodal Europe 2014 programme
More than 30 conference sessions have already been confirmed for Intermodal Europe 2014, from 11-13 November at the Rotterdam Ahoy. “We are well ahead of schedule with a conference programme divided into topic groups providing more focus for delegates to help maximise their time at the event” explains...
August 21st, 2014 | Associations, Automobiles, Chartering, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Containers, Exhibitions, Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

The shipping markets: Volatility knocks…

The shipping markets: Volatility knocks…
John Faraclas We have numerous times in our previous reports over the last three years stressed the fact that volatility is the worse factor on all counts in the shipping markets/indices, as well as the fact when one or two sizes within the Baltic indices move up or down with extreme volatility, as it...
August 15th, 2014 | Containers, Markets, News, Shipping Indices, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Container growth cheers mixed first-half at Marseilles Fos

Container growth cheers mixed first-half at Marseilles Fos
Port of Marseille 28 July 2014   Port news from Marseilles Fos   –  First-half container traffic at leading French port Marseilles Fos totalled 583, 287 teu – up 7% on the first six months last year – marked by a 10% increase at the deepsea Fos terminals.    Dry bulk and cruise passenger...
July 28th, 2014 | Associations, Car trade, Containers, Gas, Gas Carriers, Liner Shipping and Trade, LNG, Logistics, LPG, Maritime Tourism, Markets, Ports & Terminals, Reefer ships, Statistics, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Diana Shipping Inc., announces equity investment in Diana Containerships Inc.

Diana Shipping Inc., announces equity investment in Diana Containerships Inc.
ATHENS, GREECE, July 28, 2014 – Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels, today announced that it has entered into an agreement to purchase shares of the common stock of Diana Containerships Inc. (NASDAQ: DCIX)...
July 28th, 2014 | Container shipping, Containers, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, News, Shipping Indices, Stock Markets | Read More

Maersk Successfully Demonstrates BELCO Marine Scrubber Technology

Maersk Successfully Demonstrates BELCO Marine Scrubber Technology
PARSIPPANY, N.J., July 24, 2014 – (Marine NewsWire) Belco Technologies Corporation (BELCO®), a wholly owned subsidiary of DuPont, has partnered with the Maersk Group to successfully demonstrate BELCO® Marine Scrubber technology aboard the Maersk Tukang, a container ship with max TEU Capacity of 8,...
July 24th, 2014 | Containers, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shiprepair | Read More

Diana Containerships 2014 Q2 financial results, conference call and webcast

Diana Containerships 2014 Q2 financial results, conference call and webcast
DIANA CONTAINERSHIPS INC. ANNOUNCES THE DATE FOR THE 2014 SECOND QUARTER FINANCIAL RESULTS,  CONFERENCE CALL AND WEBCAST  ATHENS, GREECE, July 8, 2014 – Diana Containerships Inc. (NASDAQ: DCIX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of containerships, today...
July 8th, 2014 | Company Profiles, Container shipping, Containers, Markets | Read More

Russian shipping market changing to meet new challenges

Russian shipping market changing to meet new challenges
A recent arrival at Novorossiysk. Part of the China Shipping Line new deep-sea service from the Far East to Russia Russian shipping market changing to meet new challenges,  says DELO Group Over the past three years, DELO Group, one of Russia’s leading private transport companies, has implemented a...
June 30th, 2014 | Associations, Container shipping, Containers, Dry Bulkcarriers, Logistics, Markets, Ports & Terminals | Read More