Industry Sectors - Mega Ship Ready


OOCL Launches Last 21K TEU ‘G-Class’ Containership

 17 Jan 2018

OOCL has launched the sixth and last in its latest series of 21,413 TEU containerships, christened at a ceremony held at the Samsung Heavy Industries shipyard

  Carriers, Mega Ship Ready, Port Focus, Shipping, Supply Chain


New 20K TEU COSCO Ship First to Earn Cyber Rating

 17 Jan 2018

MV COSCO Shipping Aries is the first to receive the third level of Lloyd’s Register's cyber-enabled ship (CES) descriptive note for its energy management system

  Carriers, Global Issues, Health and Safety, Mega Ship Ready, Shipping, Supply Chain


Thailand’s Bangkok Port Puts Navis N4 TOS Into Action

 11 Jan 2018

The Bangkok-based Port Authority of Thailand has completed its implementation of the N4 terminal system by Navis

  Automation and Optimisation, Container Handling, Mega Ship Ready, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Shipping, Supply Chain


American Ports Demand $66 Billion From Trump

 11 Jan 2018

The American Association of Port Authorities is testifying for a fund of US$ 66 billion over the next decade for America’s public ports

  Global Issues, Mega Ship Ready, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Shipping, Supply Chain


Port of Virginia Sets New Annual Container Record

 11 Jan 2018

The Port of Virginia has set a new annual record for container cargo volume having handled more than 2.84 million TEU — a 7% increase over last year’s total

  Automation and Optimisation, Container Handling, Mega Ship Ready, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Shipping, Terminal Focus



Port of Southampton Predicts Record-Breaking 2018

 11 Jan 2018

Associated British Ports’ (ABP) Port of Southampton on the south coast of England has announced that it will build upon the record-breaking growth it saw in 2017 when it handled one million containers over the course of the year.

  Container Handling, Global Issues, Mega Ship Ready, Port Focus, Shipping


Cable Reels Designed for World’s Biggest Cranes

 05 Jan 2018

Cavotec has manufactured cable reels for ship-to-shore container cranes that boast the highest lifting distance of any STS cranes anywhere in the world today

  Automation and Optimisation, Container Handling, Environment and Sustainability, Health and Safety, Mega Ship Ready, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Shipping, Terminal Focus


Global Containership Fleet Growth Rides Order Boom

 04 Jan 2018

Alphaliner has reported that there will be a 5.6% growth in container fleet capacity this year

  Carriers, Mega Ship Ready, Shipping