Archive for the ‘Container shipping’ Category

E.R. Schiffahrt secures third-party management contract from Maersk Line

E.R. Schiffahrt secures third-party management contract from Maersk Line
Isabelle Rickemrs Hamburg,  29 September 2015. E.R. Schiffahrt has won the tender by Danish ship management company Maersk Line to manage six container ships between 2, 500 TEU and 11, 000 TEU. All of the vessels – three sub-Panamax and three post-Panamax units – will switch to being managed by...
September 29th, 2015 | Container shipping, News, Shipmanagement | Read More

Diana Containerships Inc. Announces the Delivery of a Post-Panamax Container Vessel, the m/v Rotterdam

Diana Containerships Inc. Announces the Delivery of a Post-Panamax Container Vessel, the m/v Rotterdam
ATHENS, GREECE, September 11, 2015 – Diana Containerships Inc. (NASDAQ: DCIX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of containerships, today announced that yesterday, through a separate wholly-owned subsidiary, it took delivery of the m/v Rotterdam. As previously...
September 11th, 2015 | Container shipping, Containers, Markets, News, Sales and Purchases | Read More

Hamburg Süd Adds Carrier Transicold XtendFRESH Technology

Hamburg Süd Adds Carrier Transicold XtendFRESH Technology
Hamburg Süd has enhanced its perishable shipping options with 400 refrigerated containers equipped with Carrier Transicold PrimeLINE units with the XtendFRESH™ atmosphere control system. SYRACUSE, N.Y.,  Sept. 9, 2015 – Giving produce exporters a better way to maintain the quality of perishables...
September 9th, 2015 | Associations, Container shipping, Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Markets, Reefer Containers, Reefer ships, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries, Technical, Technology | Read More

Diana Containerships Inc. Announces Development Related to the Sale of the Panamax Container Vessel, m/v Cap Domingo

Diana Containerships Inc. Announces Development Related to the Sale of the Panamax Container Vessel, m/v Cap Domingo
ATHENS, GREECE, September 8, 2015 – Diana Containerships Inc. (NASDAQ: DCIX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of containerships, today reported that the previously announced sale of the 2001-built Panamax container vessel “Cap Domingo” will not proceed....
September 8th, 2015 | Chartering, Container shipping, Containers, Markets, Sales and Purchases | Read More

Diana Containerships Inc. announces t/c Contract for m/v Great with Maersk

Diana Containerships Inc. announces t/c Contract for m/v Great with Maersk
ATHENS, GREECE, August 3, 2015 – Diana Containerships Inc. (NASDAQ: DCIX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of containerships, today announced that, through a separate wholly-owned subsidiary, it entered into a time charter contract with Maersk Line A/S for...
August 3rd, 2015 | Chartering, Company Profiles, Container shipping, Fixtures, Markets | Read More

Diana Containerships Inc., announces agreement to acquire two Post-Panamax container vessels

Diana Containerships Inc., announces agreement to acquire two Post-Panamax container vessels
ATHENS, GREECE, July 30, 2015 – Diana Containerships Inc. (NASDAQ: DCIX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of containerships, today announced that yesterday it signed, through two separate wholly-owned subsidiaries, two Memoranda of Agreement to purchase...
July 30th, 2015 | Container shipping, Containers, Markets, News, Sales and Purchases, Stock Markets | Read More

Diana Containerships Inc. Announces the Sale of a Panamax Container Vessel, the m/v Cap Domingo

Diana Containerships Inc. Announces the Sale of a Panamax Container Vessel, the m/v Cap Domingo
ATHENS, GREECE, July 28, 2015 – Diana Containerships Inc. (NASDAQ: DCIX) (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of containerships, today announced that it has signed, through a separate wholly-owned subsidiary, a Memorandum of Agreement to sell to an unaffiliated...
July 28th, 2015 | Container shipping, Containers, Markets, Sales and Purchases, Stock Markets | Read More

Diana Containerships Inc. Announces the Date for the 2015 Second Quarter Financial Results, Conference Call and Webcast

Diana Containerships Inc. Announces the Date for the 2015 Second Quarter Financial Results, Conference Call and Webcast
ATHENS, GREECE,  July 15, 2015 – 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 second quarter ended June 30, 2015 are scheduled to be released before the...
July 15th, 2015 | Container shipping, Containers, Markets, News, Shipmanagement, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Port news from Marseille Fos

Port news from Marseille Fos
Christine Cabau Woehrel Marseille Fos and Miami twin for cruise and container growth   Fifteen years after they first twinned, the Marseille Fos and Miami port authorities have renewed the link in a move to support further development of their mutual cruise and container interests. The latest agreement...
July 8th, 2015 | Container shipping, Cruise Industry, News, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Celebrating 40 years of Intermodal Europe

Celebrating 40 years of Intermodal Europe
  VISITING      EXHIBITING     MEDIA     CONTACT US    Bringing the industry together since 1975…. 2015 will celebrate the 40th Anniversary of Intermodal Europe – the world-leading exhibition and conference...
July 2nd, 2015 | Anniversaries, Associations, Container shipping, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Inland Waterways, Land Trasnport, Logistics, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Wärtsilä launches four new fuel efficient Container Feeder Vessel designs at Nor-Shipping

Wärtsilä launches four new fuel efficient Container Feeder Vessel designs at Nor-Shipping
The four new Wärtsilä container feeder vessel designs feature exceptionally low and best-in-class fuel consumption Wärtsilä Corporation, Trade press release, 2 June 2015 at 10.15 am EET – Wärtsilä is launching a series of four new container feeder vessel designs at this year’s Nor-Shipping...
June 2nd, 2015 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Container shipping, Containers, Events, Exhibitions, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Seagull Maritime launches Container Industry Competence Standard

Seagull Maritime launches Container Industry Competence Standard
Seagull Maritime launches Container Industry Competence Standard Seagull Maritime AS is launching the shipping industry’s first Container Industry Competence Standard (CICS), a unique assessment and training system covering container vessel operations. The programme brings new consistency to competency...
May 13th, 2015 | Associations, Container shipping, Containers, Maritime Education and Training, Technical, Technology | Read More

Diana Containerships financial results for Q1 ended 3/2015

Diana Containerships financial results for Q1 ended 3/2015
DIANA CONTAINERSHIPS INC. REPORTS FINANCIAL RESULTS FOR THE FIRST QUARTER ENDED MARCH 31, 2015 DECLARES CASH DIVIDEND OF $0.0025 PER SHARE FOR THE FIRST QUARTER  ATHENS, GREECE, May 12, 2015 – Diana Containerships Inc. (NASDAQ: DCIX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in...
May 12th, 2015 | Company Profiles, Container shipping, Containers, Markets, News, Stock Markets | Read More

Diana Containerships announces results of 2015 AMS

Diana Containerships announces results of 2015 AMS
DIANA CONTAINERSHIPS INC. ANNOUNCES RESULTS OF 2015 ANNUAL MEETING OF SHAREHOLDERS ATHENS, GREECE, May 7, 2015 – Diana Containerships Inc. (NASDAQ: DCIX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of containerships, today announced that the Company’s Annual Meeting...
May 7th, 2015 | Company Profiles, Container shipping, News, Person Profiles, Stock Markets | Read More

Diana Containerships fixes on period charter m/v Pamina with ZIM

Diana Containerships fixes on period charter m/v Pamina with ZIM
DIANA CONTAINERSHIPS INC. ANNOUNCES TIME CHARTER CONTRACT FOR M/V PAMINA WITH ZIM         ATHENS, GREECE, May 5, 2015 – Diana Containerships Inc. (NASDAQ: DCIX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of containerships, today announced that, through a separate...
May 5th, 2015 | Chartering, Container shipping, Containers, Markets, News, Stock Markets | Read More

European Tugowners Association: The Annual Meeting 2015 in Athens hosted by Tsavliris Salvage

European Tugowners Association: The Annual Meeting 2015 in Athens hosted by Tsavliris Salvage
The company’s founding father: Alexander G. Tsavliris The 52nd Annual Meeting of the European Tugowners Association (ETA) will be held in Athens from 13 until 15 May 2015. ETA’s member Alexander G. Tsavliris & Sons will host the 2015 Annual Meeting, a return to Greece since the 1993 meeting...
April 15th, 2015 | Anniversaries, Associations, Company Profiles, Container shipping, Corporate Social Responsibility, Events, Marine Insurance, Person Profiles, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals | Read More

Naming Ceremony for EVER LYRIC

Naming Ceremony for EVER LYRIC
Mr. Raymond Lin, Evergreen Group’s Vice Group Chairman (right), Mrs. Jarijanti Buana, the wife of the Chairman of Evergreen Shipping Agency Indonesia (middle) and CSBC Chairman Mr. Sun-Quae Lai (left) April 14, 2015 – Evergreen Group today held the naming ceremony for EVER LYRIC, theeighth of...
April 14th, 2015 | Container shipping, Events, Liner Shipping and Trade, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology, Trade and Commerce | Read More

The panamax “YM Los Angeles” delivered to Diana Containerships Inc

The panamax “YM Los Angeles” delivered to Diana Containerships Inc
DIANA CONTAINERSHIPS INC. ANNOUNCES THE DELIVERY OF A PANAMAX CONTAINER VESSEL, THE M/V YM LOS ANGELES         ATHENS, GREECE, April 9, 2015 – Diana Containerships Inc. (NASDAQ: DCIX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of containerships, today announced...
April 9th, 2015 | Chartering, Container shipping, Containers, Fixtures, Markets, News, Sales and Purchases, Stock Markets | Read More

GCS Group handles growing volumes of Russian project cargo exports

GCS Group handles growing volumes  of Russian project cargo exports
GCS Group handles growing volumes of Russian project cargo exports Transcontainer LLC and RUSCON, two divisions of the GCS Group, are among the many local companies involved in the growing out-of-gauge (OOG) export business driven by the Russian currency depreciation over the last year. One example is...
April 7th, 2015 | Company Profiles, Container shipping, Containers, Energy, Logistics, Markets, News, Ports & Terminals, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Greek Controlled Shipping: the undisputable leader for ten millennia

Greek Controlled Shipping: the undisputable leader for ten millennia
GREEK CONTROLLED SHIPPING   Αn information paper based on data provided to the GSCC by Lloyd’s Register of Shipping – Fairplay For the 28th 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...
April 1st, 2015 | Associations, At the end of the day..., Classification Societies, Container shipping, Containers, Cruise Ferry, Dry Bulkcarriers, Flags, Flags, Gas Carriers, Liner Shipping and Trade, LNG, LPG, Markets, Mediterranean Shipping, News, Ocean Shipping, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shipping Centers, Statistics, Story of the Year, Tankers, Technical, Technology, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Maersk launches direct container service from APR to Novorossiysk

Maersk launches direct container service from APR to Novorossiysk
Tom Hyldelund, CEO of Maersk in Russia Today, 27 March 2015, shipping company Maersk holds a ceremonial launch of its direct ocean container service AE3 from the countries of the Asia-Pacific Region to Novorossiysk, CEO of Maersk Russia Tom Hyldelund told IAA PortNews. “We are very excited to continue...
March 27th, 2015 | Associations, Container shipping, Containers, Liner Shipping and Trade, Ports & Terminals, Technology | Read More

Diana Containerships announces the filling of its annual report on Form 20-F

Diana Containerships announces the filling of its annual report on Form 20-F
ATHENS, GREECE, March 24, 2015 – Diana Containerships Inc. (NASDAQ: DCIX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of containerships, today announced that yesterday it filed its 2014 Annual Report on Form 20-F with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission....
March 24th, 2015 | Associations, Container shipping, Containers, Stock Markets, Taxation | Read More

Diana Containerships acquires two panamax contships

Diana Containerships acquires two panamax contships
DIANA CONTAINERSHIPS INC. ANNOUNCES AGREEMENT TO ACQUIRE TWO PANAMAX CONTAINER VESSELS  ATHENS, GREECE, March 20, 2015 – , (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of containerships, today announced that yesterday it signed, through two separate wholly-owned subsidiaries,...
March 20th, 2015 | Communication, Company Profiles, Container shipping, Containers, Markets, News, Sales and Purchases, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

RINA Hellenic Technical Committee focuses on Container Ship and RoRo Ship Safety.

RINA Hellenic Technical Committee focuses on Container Ship and RoRo Ship Safety.
Chairmen of Hellenic Technical Committee Mr. Theodore Baltatzis and Mr. Akis Tsirigakis with Mr. Spyros Zolotas RINA’s Hellenic Technical Committee meeting organized by RINA Hellas on Thursday the 5th of March 2015, has attracted once more high attention. Over forty members mainly from the important...
March 13th, 2015 | Associations, Classification Societies, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Container shipping, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries, Technical, Technology | Read More

IACS to act on MOL Comfort report

IACS to act on MOL Comfort report
The fore part of the former “MOL Comfort” on fire and a fire fighting tug trying to put the fire off – photo credits The Indian Navy The International Association of Classifications Societies (IACS) has received the final report issued in Japan by the Committee on Large Container Ship...
March 6th, 2015 | Associations, Claims, Classification Societies, Container shipping, Containers, Health and Safety, IACS, IMO, Maritime Accidents, News, Safety and Security, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals, Technical, Technology | Read More