Mega Ship Ready News

  25 Jul 2017
Port of Savannah Garden City Terminal on the US East Coast has plans to amp up crane capacity to service 14,000 TEU vessels

  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

  21 Jul 2017
Orient Overseas Container Line (OOCL) has appointed Shell Marine to provide its integrated marine solutions, which include lubricants and services for the 21,413 TEU OOCL Hong Kong, the biggest containership in the world

  21 Jul 2017
A greenfield container terminal in Kuala Tanjung Port, North Sumatera, has chosen Konecranes equipment as part of an expansion project

  17 Jul 2017
Bremerhaven Port in Germany, ranked in the top 50 busiest ports, has begun works to replace a damaged, 110-year-old quay.

  13 Jul 2017
After a period of significant change, the container shipping industry is now moving towards a state of stability and growth

  11 Jul 2017
Three Japanese liners have appointed Jeremy Nixon, former Chief Executive Officer of NYK Group's container segment, to head up their Ocean Network Express (ONE) joint venture when it starts in Singapore in 2018, according to the Loadstar.

  10 Jul 2017
Member countries have agreed on the bare bones of an IMO plan to cut Greenhouse Gas emissions (GHG) from global shipping, but the devil will be in the details, such as who will pay for greener technology

  06 Jul 2017
Panama Canal Authority (ACP) has announced it is evaluating a modified toll structure incentivizing the container segment to make return voyages

  28 Jun 2017
CMA CGM has launched a new logo, released a video and created new visuals to promote its new ambition for 2017 and beyond in what it calls a landmark year for the company as it opens 'a new chapter in its history'

  23 Jun 2017
Lars Jensen’s book, Liner Shipping 2025, succinctly defines container shipping market dynamics in the current turbulent period, stressing the role of digitization

  23 Jun 2017
China COSCO Shipping plans to expand its container fleet with 14 new container ships and will be adding routes from Asia to Europe, according to China Daily.

  21 Jun 2017
This week's Wednesday Wisdom, an interesting extract from one of PTI's technical papers, comes from Dirk Visser, Senior Shipping Consultant, Managing Editor Publications & DynaLiners, Dynamar

  16 Jun 2017
APM Terminals Port Elizabeth welcomed the 8,700 TEU CMA CGM Bianca, marking the first call of the weekly Ocean Alliance US East Coast Loop 3 Service, providing direct service to the US East Coast from ports in China and Southeast Asia

  15 Jun 2017
Ericsson has shared further insight into the port and terminal industry through an interview at this year's Container Terminal Automation Conference

  15 Jun 2017
Commissioners at Tacoma Port’s Husky Terminal have approved a US$52 million purchase of container cranes to further plans to berth two Ultra Large Container Vessels at once

Lekki Ikoyi Link Bridge, Lagos   14 Jun 2017
DP World has reportedly begun talks with the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) regarding a port construction project with an estimated value of US$1 billion, according to Maritime Herald.

  14 Jun 2017
PTI is proud to publish the latest Journal of Ports and Terminals edition to its mobile and tablet app –Port Tech Journal – available to subscribers immediately

  12 Jun 2017
PTI has released the latest edition of The Journal of the Ports and Terminals which has a focus on artificial intelligence (AI) and automation for the first ever time

  09 Jun 2017
State-managed Everglades Port in the US has received approval to rapidly purchase three Shanghai Zhenhua Heavy Industries (ZPMC) container-handling gantries amid larger ship pressures