Shipping News

  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

  15 Jan 2018
The global supply chain is not taking advantage of the data that is being collected, according to Dr. Yvo Saanen, Commercial Director and Founder of TBA

  11 Jan 2018
Chuck Schneider, VP and GM, EMEA, Navis, has shared his favourite port automation project: Long Beach Container Terminal

  10 Jan 2018
Inna Kuznetsova explains how INTTRA's Container Forecast and Allocation Solutions Tool can improve operations for non-vessel operators and freight forwarders

  17 Jan 2018
A tanker which was at anchor off Benin, West Africa is under pirate control after an attack that took place in the Gulf of Guinea

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
Artificial intelligence is on the verge of changing the world

  17 Jan 2018
The Norwegian Central Bank (Norges Bank), which runs the world’s largest sovereign wealth fund, has announced it has dropped four shipowners: Evergreen Marine Corp (Taiwan), Korea Line Corp, Precious Shipping PCL and Thoresen Thai Agencies;...

  17 Jan 2018
The world’s first 3D printed offshore crane hook, manufactured Huisman, has successfully passed its load test of 80 metric tons and all associated quality control checks

  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

  17 Jan 2018
Hong Kong-based shipping conglomerate China Merchants Port Holdings Company (CMPort) handled a total container throughput of 102.93 million TEU in its port businesses in 2017, the first time a Chinese enterprise has moved such volumes.

  17 Jan 2018
Beneficial Cargo Owners now have access to automated online analytics and benchmarking to support their tender management and cost monitoring processes

  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
PSA International, a Singapore-headquartered terminal operator, handled 74.24 million TEU in 2017, an increase of 9.8% over 2016

  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
Bromma, a crane spreader specialist, has released findings that show a significant difference in the durability of port equipment on the market

  16 Jan 2018
APM Terminals Poti and Poti New Terminals Consortium have agreed to invest US$ 100 million to build a new bulk cargo terminal

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

  16 Jan 2018
Port of Kiel in Germany passed the seven million tonne mark for the first time in 2017, with a total of 7,407.376 tonnes loaded and unloaded.