Industry Sectors - Mega Ship Ready



China Wins CMA CGM $1.4 Billion Ship Order

 22 Aug 2017

CMA CGM has placed its order for the next biggest containerships in the world with China’s Hudong Zhounghua Shipbuilding and Shanghai Waigaoqiao Shipbuilding

  Carriers, Mega Ship Ready, Shipping


Singapore’s Tuas Port to Compete Regionally

 21 Aug 2017

Intermodal projects springing up in Malaysia may present competition for Singapore as a top regional port in Southeast Asia

  Carriers, Mega Ship Ready, Port Focus, Terminal Focus


Chinese Group Seals Deal on Sri Lanka Port

 17 Aug 2017

State-run China Merchants Port Holdings (CMPH) has officially entered into a contentious deal, a 99-year concession agreement to operate and develop Hambantota Port in Sri Lanka that some say makes it the unofficial owner of the port.

  Carriers, Mega Ship Ready, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Shipping


COSCO Agrees Terminal and Security Deals

 16 Aug 2017

The world’s 4th largest shipping company COSCO Shipping and has concluded a strategic cooperation agreement on overall cyber information security, while its ports subsidiary signs a deal on container terminal integration.

  Carriers, Mega Ship Ready, Port & Maritime Training, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Security, Surveillance and Detection, Shipping



THE Alliance Weaves Bankruptcy Safety Net

 14 Aug 2017

Japanese-led shipping group THE Alliance has filed for US Government permission to create a fund to buoy the alliance in case of bankruptcy by any Alliance member.

  Carriers, Mega Ship Ready, Port & Maritime Training, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Shipping


North Korea Sanctions Hit Global Cargo Shipping

 10 Aug 2017

Global shipping services providers and ports in the US, Russia, Iran, Syria, and China, for example Dandong and Dalian, have been caught up in the US’s latest offensive on North Korean trade, analysis has found.

  Automation and Optimisation, Carriers, Container Handling, Dry Bulk and Specialist Cargo Handling, Environment and Sustainability, Global Issues, Mega Ship Ready, Oil, Gas and Chemical Handling, Port & Maritime Training, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Security, Surveillance and Detection, Shipping, Supply Chain, VTS, Navigation, Mooring and Berthing


Tilbury Port Plans New RoRo Terminal

 02 Aug 2017

Tilbury Port in the UK has moved on to the stakeholder consultation phase with plans to build a new RoRo and Bulk terminal, Tilbury2, to replace a fire-damaged RWE power station.

  Mega Ship Ready, Port & Maritime Training, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Terminal Focus


Dynamar: Oman Port Grows Most in 2016

 01 Aug 2017

Globally 65% of large container ports experienced a spurt of growth in terms of throughput in 2016, with Port of Salalah in Oman leading the pack in terms of throughput growth, according to consultancy Dynamar/Dynaliners.

  Mega Ship Ready, Port & Maritime Training, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Terminal Focus


Simulators Train Pilots for Largest Landlocked Port

 25 Jul 2017

Members of the Houston Pilots recently participated in two custom-built simulation courses vital to their Pilotage duties in the Houston Ship Channel and the Port of Houston, the largest landlocked port in America

  Health and Safety, Mega Ship Ready, Port & Maritime Training, VTS, Navigation, Mooring and Berthing