Archive for the ‘Reefer ships’ Category

Chilling revelations to be made at Cool logistics Asia in Hong Kong next month

Chilling revelations to be made at Cool logistics Asia in Hong Kong next month
Alex von Stempel Chinese consumption continues to drive fresh produce import growth. But can the logistics industry rest on its laurels?   HONG KONG, 14.08.2017 – According To Andrew Tilton of Goldman Sachs, mid-year economic projection for China points towards continued growth in consumption...
August 14th, 2017 | Associations, Logistics, Reefer Containers, Reefer ships | Read More

Cool Logistics Asia returns with new format

Cool Logistics Asia returns with new format
     Co-located with This year, Cool Logistics Asia has a changed format. The event will be held on the floor of the Asia Fruit Logistica Exhibition. For the first time Cool Logistics Asia will be held across three days. This will provide visitors...
August 8th, 2017 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Reefer Containers, Reefer ships | Read More

New speakers for Cool Logistics Asia Seminars, 6-8 September, 2017

New speakers for Cool Logistics Asia Seminars, 6-8 September, 2017
Alex von Stempel HONG KONG, 27.07.2017 – Angelina Lei, Customer Service Director at Hongkong International Terminals; Tarun Arora, Director, Finance and Operations, IG International; and Natasha Solano, Global Business Development Manager Perishables Logistics, Kuehne + Nagel N.V. will join the...
July 27th, 2017 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Logistics, Reefer Containers, Reefer ships, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Intermodal Europe 2017 – Forecast for 2018

Intermodal Europe 2017 – Forecast for 2018
Sophie Ahmed The Container Shipping Industry Gathers to Forecast for 2018 After a period of significant change, the container shipping industry is now moving towards a state of stability and growth. Although there are still some key challenges to be faced in the coming months, the industry is showing...
July 11th, 2017 | Associations, Automobiles, Containers, Cruise Ferry, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, International Chamber of Shipping, International Shipping Federation, Intertanko, Liner Shipping and Trade, Markets, Reefer Containers, Reefer ships, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries, Short-sea shipping, Statistics, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Brexit or dog’s breakfast? Maersk recovery from cyber attack continues and other stories

Brexit or dog’s breakfast? Maersk recovery from cyber attack continues and other stories
The Cool Logistician   Handpicked perishables supply chain news, straight to your inbox Will Waters | Thursday, 29 June 2017 Bookings for container line now possible via EDI and INTTRA, cargo in transit being offloaded as planned, but Damco has limited access to certain systems Maersk says it...
June 30th, 2017 | Communication, Markets, Press and Media, Reefer Containers, Reefer ships, Reports | Read More

Thermo King Recognizes 2016 Dealership Excellence

Thermo King Recognizes 2016 Dealership Excellence
l to r: Claudio Zanframundo, Regional Director, South-West Europe Thermo King; Ray Pittard, President Thermo King North America and Europe, Middle East and Adrica; Salvador Rigol, Frigicoll; Karin De Bondt, Vice President and General Manager Thermo King Truck, Trailer and Bus in Europe, Middle East and...
April 5th, 2017 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Reefer Containers, Reefer ships, Technology | Read More

Annual Statistical data on Greek Controlled Shipping

Annual Statistical data on Greek Controlled Shipping
Greek Controlled Shipping An information paper, based on data provided to the GSCC by IHS Markit For the 30th consecutive year the GSCC presents statistical data, in the form of 11 tables, attached hereto, on Greek controlled ships over 1,000 GT, registered under the Greek and other flags. The data has...
March 15th, 2017 | Arctic Shipping, Dry Bulkcarriers, Flags, Gas Carriers, LNG, LPG, News, Reefer ships, Short-sea shipping, Statistics, Tankers | Read More

Brexit is around the corner and the cold chain must be ready

Brexit is around the corner and the cold chain must be ready
Brexit bill paves the way for EU, UK negotiation Yesterday, the British government passed the Brexit bill by 274 votes to 118. With negotiations expected at the end of the month, the time has come for all industries likely to be affected to begin putting plans in place. In two weeks time, the perishable...
March 14th, 2017 | Containers, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Markets, Reefer Containers, Reefer ships | Read More

Maersk Line Orders Carrier NaturaLINE Container Refrigeration Units

Maersk Line Orders Carrier NaturaLINE Container Refrigeration Units
Maersk Line advances its sustainability initiatives with natural-refrigerant based NaturaLINE units from Carrier Transicold. 100 NaturaLINE® units ordered for operational testing SINGAPORE, March 8, 2017 – Striving to further reduce the environmental impact of its global shipping operations, Maersk...
March 8th, 2017 | Containers, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Reefer Containers, Reefer ships | Read More

India Pilot study shows how the Cold Chain can help reduce food loss and carbon emissions

India Pilot study shows how the Cold Chain can help reduce food loss and carbon emissions
Supply chain profits increase; food loss cut 76 percent and CO2E emissions 16 percent SINGAPORE, Dec. 2, 2016 — Investment in the cold chain – specifically pre-cooling and transport refrigeration equipment – can reduce food loss by 76 percent and carbon dioxide equivalent emissions (CO2E) by 16...
December 3rd, 2016 | Food and Drink, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Reefer Containers, Reefer ships, Technical, Technology | Read More

Samskip completes reefer acquisition as Silver Green becomes Silver Sea

Samskip completes reefer acquisition as Silver Green becomes Silver Sea
One of five reefer vessels now acquired by Samskip Logistics – renamed Samskip Arctic Silver Green AS, owned 50% by Samskip, is changing its name to Silver Sea AS to mark the finalisation of a series of ownership changes. The new name reflects a consolidation by Samskip of its position in the reefer...
October 10th, 2016 | Reefer ships | Read More

Clouds and silver linings at the 2nd Cool Logistics Asia

Clouds and silver linings at the 2nd Cool Logistics Asia
Amidst fears of choppy waters ahead for perishable logistics, high calibre delegates from more than 20 countries gathered at the 2nd Cool Logistics Asia Conference in Hong Kong this September. Conference director Alex von Stempel reflects on the debate. BERLIN/HONG KONG 22.09.2016 – Delegates...
September 22nd, 2016 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Inland Waterways, Land Trasnport, Logistics, Ports & Terminals, Reefer Containers, Reefer ships | Read More

Introducing the latest reefer research report from Drewry

Introducing the latest reefer research report from Drewry
        Drewry Reefer Shipping Market Review and Forecast 2016/17 Drewry Maritime Research, in conjunction with Sextant Consultancy, have just published their latest Annual Reefer Shipping Market Review and Forecast 2016/17,that provides a complete review of the industry whilst...
September 22nd, 2016 | Food and Drink, Markets, Reefer Containers, Reefer ships, Reports | Read More

Refrigeration plant optimisation reduces LSM’s operational costs

Refrigeration plant optimisation reduces LSM’s operational costs
Cala Pevero (here) and Cala Piccola are to LSM vessels to have been inspected by Oceanic Technical Solutions London Ship Managers (LSM) has made substantial savings across its fleet of 9000gt refrigerated cargo vessels following an extensive refrigerant plant optimisation programme carried out by Oceanic...
July 5th, 2016 | Associations, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Reefer ships, Ship Conversions, Technical, Technology | Read More

Cool Logistics, innovative topics: New box technology display and new speakers

Cool Logistics, innovative topics: New box technology display and new speakers
    NEW SPEAKERS INCLUDE   Kevin Bragg Managing Director,  Bonita Europe   Mark Dorey Chief Operating Officer,  Straightline Aviation   Julie Hanson Director, European Division,  Global Cold Chain Alliance   Clemens...
June 23rd, 2016 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Food and Drink, Markets, Reefer Containers, Reefer ships | Read More

From farm to fork – Meet the perishable supply chain

From farm to fork – Meet the perishable supply chain
  8th Cool Logistics Global Conference: 27-28 Sept 2016, Park Hotel, Bremen, Germany How will the expansion of the Panama & Suez canal effect traditional shipping routes? Keynote speaker Thorsten Haeser, Chief Commercial Officer...
June 2nd, 2016 | Associations, Containers, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Food and Drink, Liner Shipping and Trade, Markets, Reefer Containers, Reefer ships, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Crashing through the cross-dock

Crashing through the cross-dock
Changing role of ports, terminals and cold stores in perishable supply chains to be explored at Cool Global 2016; FEPORT, Drewry and Kuehne + Nagel newly confirmed to speak LONDON, 19.05.2016 – As gateways or guardians of the supply chain, ports, terminals and cold stores have an increasingly...
May 19th, 2016 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Logistics, Markets, Reefer Containers, Reefer ships | Read More

Norbulk first to convert to new R407F

Norbulk first to convert to new R407F
A Norbulk managed reefer ship is thought the first vessel to use the new R407F refrigerant blend Norbulk becomes first reefer ship manager to successfully convert onboard refrigeration plant to run on environmentally-acceptable R407F  Oceanic Technical Solutions has successfully converted all refrigeration...
May 16th, 2016 | Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Reefer ships, Ship Conversions, Technology | Read More

Container shipping shake-up takes centre stage at 2nd Cool Logistics Asia conference

Container shipping shake-up takes centre stage at 2nd Cool Logistics Asia conference
COSCO joins Maersk, Seabury and APM Terminals at 2nd Cool Logistics Asia conference to assess the changing face of container shipping and impact for regional perishable trades HONG KONG, 28.04.2016 – Turbulent changes in container shipping are likely to rebound on global and regional perishable...
April 28th, 2016 | Associations, Canals, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Inland Waterways, Land Trasnport, Logistics, Markets, Ports & Terminals, Rail, Reefer Containers, Reefer ships | Read More

Waste not, want not: can digitisation help crack perishable supply chain inefficiencies?

Waste not, want not: can digitisation help crack perishable supply chain inefficiencies?
Shereen Zarkani, head of reefer management at Maersk Line Tackling waste from different angles remains the top concern at the 8th Cool Logistics Global Conference in Bremen and the role of digitisation will be a key issue LONDON, 13.04.2016 – Shereen Zarkani, recently-appointed head of Reefer Management...
April 13th, 2016 | Containers, Logistics, Ports & Terminals, Reefer ships | Read More

At 393 the BDI has a long way to go…

At 393 the BDI has a long way to go…
John Faraclas An overall plus day for all the Baltic indices; the BDI plus five, the Capers at 179 (plus three), the BPI plus four at 481, the Supras on a plus seven points standing at 427 points and the BHSI on plus three clocking 252 points gave a promising start for this week. The Wets too with the...
March 14th, 2016 | Energy, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Liner Shipping and Trade, LNG, Markets, Oil Industry, Reefer ships, Sales and Purchases, Ship Demolitions, Shipfinance, Shipping Indices, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

2016 Annual Statistical Data on Greek Controlled Shipping

2016 Annual Statistical Data on Greek Controlled Shipping
GREEK CONTROLLED SHIPPING   Αn information paper based on data provided to the GSCC by Lloyd’s Register of Shipping – Fairplay For the 29th consecutive year the GSCC presents statistical data, in the form of 11 tables, attached hereto, on Greek controlled ships over 1, 000 GT, registered under...
March 11th, 2016 | Associations, Container shipping, Dry Bulkcarriers, Flags, Gas Carriers, LNG, LPG, News, Reefer ships, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries, Statistics, Tankers | Read More

The attractive low BDI now makes waves…

The attractive low BDI now makes waves…
John Faraclas Amidst the economic and geopolitical turmoil one should not lose the appetite for gains; John Faraclas explains: With plus four points, the BDI at 322 is more than an attractive component to invest if you are capable these turbulent days the world of trade and transport lives! The Capers...
February 24th, 2016 | Academia, Associations, Canals, Comment, Containers, Dry Bulkcarriers, Energy, Featured, Holidays, HR, Immigration, Inland Waterways, Liner Shipping and Trade, LNG, Markets, Military, Mining, News, Oil Industry, Reefer Containers, Reefer ships, Sales and Purchases, Ship Demolitions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shipfinance, Shipmanagement, Shipping Indices, Short-sea shipping, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Tourism, Trade and Commerce | Read More

At 318 the BDI continues to be an attractive component for shipping investments…

At 318 the BDI continues to be an attractive component for shipping investments…
John Faraclas At 318 the BDI continues to be an attractive component for shipping investments… John Faraclas’ antilog position: With just two point up due to the BSI 12 points plus since yesterday, the BDI as the title indicates an “attractiveness” for good shipping investments, given the...
February 23rd, 2016 | Chartering, Comment, Dry Bulkcarriers, Immigration, Markets, Oil Industry, Reefer Containers, Reefer ships, Reports, Sales and Purchases, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Hapag-Lloyd Enhances Fleet with Carrier Transicold XtendFRESH System

Hapag-Lloyd Enhances Fleet with Carrier Transicold XtendFRESH System
Some of Hapag-Lloyd’s new refrigerated containers featuring controlled-atmosphere technology provided by Carrier Transicold’s XtendFRESH system. SYRACUSE, N.Y.,  Feb. 2, 2016 – Enhancing its capabilities for shipping perishable goods, global container shipping line Hapag-Lloyd recently added...
February 2nd, 2016 | Containers, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Reefer Containers, Reefer ships, Technical, Technology | Read More