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  17 Jan 2018
The term 'reefer' is used in shipping to refer to refrigerated ships and refrigerated shipping containers that transport perishable commodities by sea

Credit: Hapag-Lloyd   17 Jan 2018
A Hapag Lloyd containership, Mississauga Express, has fallen foul to Transport Canada’s speed limit rules in the western Gulf of St. Lawrence

  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

  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

  16 Jan 2018
Navis has discussed the topic of collaboration in the ocean supply chain with Andreas Mrozek, Global Head, Marine & Terminal Operations at Hamburg Süd

  16 Jan 2018
A.P. Moller - Maersk and IBM have announced a joint venture to provide more efficient and secure methods for conducting global trade using blockchain technology

  16 Jan 2018
The sixth largest container shipping company, Taiwan-listed Evergreen Marine, will acquire 20 container ships, each with 11,000 TEU capacity

  15 Jan 2018
An Iranian tanker which collided with a freighter in the East China Sea and had been burning for more than a week has exploded and sank on Sunday January 14, 2018, according to TIME.

  08 Jan 2018
Rising waters and extensive flooding has caused the Rhine river in Germany to close off all shipping activity until further notice, according to the German Inland Navigation Authority.

  08 Jan 2018
Captain Rakesh Kumar, an Indian national and Master of the Ottawa Express, captained the first vessel to reach the Port of Montreal without a stopover in 2018

  08 Jan 2018
A 200 metre-long Marshall Island flagged freighter, the Federal Biscay, has finally been released from the ice it has been trapped in since January 1, 2018, at the Snell lock, St. Lawrence Seaway.

  08 Jan 2018
A Panama-registered oil tanker that collided with a freighter 257 kilometres off the east coast of Shanghai in China is now at risk of exploding and sinking

ONE is proud to have placed an order for 10,000 Hi-cube DRY containers, which are coming off an assembly line at Shanghai, Ningbo, and South China. The design will feature ONE’s company logo, and comes together in magenta and grey   05 Jan 2018
The CEO of Mitsui O.S.K. Lines (MOL) and the President of Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha (K Line) have released positive statements about what the future will hold for the two Japanese carrier lines in 2018 as they prepare to merge with Japan’s third...

  04 Jan 2018
South Korea seized Hong Kong-flagged vessel Lighthouse Winmore and questioned its crew on December 29, 2017, according to the New York Times.

  04 Jan 2018
Alphaliner has reported that there will be a 5.6% growth in container fleet capacity this year

  02 Jan 2018
CMA CGM Group has merged its intra-European container transport subsidiaries MacAndrews and OPDR to strengthen its multimodal offer in Europe

  22 Dec 2017
C.K. Yoo, President & CEO of HMM, has revealed that the Korean container shipping company plans to order 22,000 TEU containerships in 2018 at the company’s 2018 sales strategy meeting.

Rolls-Royce and the European Space Agency have signed a cooperation agreement aimed at pursuing space activities in support of autonomous, remote controlled shipping and promoting innovation in European digital logistics (Credit: Rolls-Royce)   22 Dec 2017
Mitsui O.S.K. Lines has signed a deal with UK-based engineering conglomerate Rolls-Royce Marine to research an advisory type of Intelligent Awareness System

  21 Dec 2017
Digitalization, automation and terminal evolution are just some of the topics that Port Technology has covered in interviews with a range of experts

  21 Dec 2017
The largest container port on the Swedish east coast, Port of Gävle, has announced plans to double its capacity in a project worth approximately US$ 83.2 million