Hapag-Lloyd AG and Compañía Sud Americana de Vapores (CSAV) have today agreed to merge CSAV’s entire container business with the German shipper.
Captain Francesco Schettino has suggested that an electrical blackout was at fault for the sinking of the Costa Concordia.
TTS Marine Inc. has announced that it will supply container handling equipment for Global Container Terminals' (GCT) New Jersey facility.
The companies, OW Bunker and Genoil Inc., have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to build and supply a Hydro-conversion Upgrading System (GHU) for bunker fuel in the Port of Rotterdam.
Over 300 people remain unaccounted for after a passenger ferry sank off the coast of South Korea’s southwest coast earlier this morning. According to state officials, 477 people were on board at the time of the incident and 164 have been confirmed rescued.
In preparation for this year’s International Port Security event, SMi has released an in-depth interview with Commander David Philips, Port of London Authority’s chief harbour master.