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The report covers the present scenario (2012-2017) and the growth prospects (2018-2023) of the global Convertible Container Ship market. The research report includes diverse topics like total market size, key market drivers, challenges, growth opportunities, technological changes, key players etc.
The Container Ship Market also provides throughout analysis of the potential of Container Ship industry and provides statistics and information on market size, shares and growth factors. The Container Ship industry report firstly announced the Container Ship Market fundamentals: definitions, ...

Norddeutsche Reederei is upgrading communications on its fleet of container ships to improve operational efficiency and crew welfare services. This Hamburg, Germany-headquartered group is installing VSAT and bandwidth management systems on up to 50 ships, to enable the owner to run ...
"Through the acquisition of the most technologically advanced mega container ships, we can strengthen cost competitiveness and react rapidly to the international environmental regulations," says an HMM spokesman: "HMM will do its best to become a global top carrier to meet expectations of ...
The conclusion after MPC Container Ships' year one: The approach of buying second-hand tonnage works. And this is despite a slight increase in the prices of smaller container ships, a segment the company focuses on. "(...) the current price level still offers an attractive entry point for further acquisitions.

The container ship was towed to Pier 2 on Monday after experiencing engine trouble at sea. The ship, owned by Danish company A.P. Moller Maersk, is nearly 1,200 feet long (or about as long as four football fields) and weight more than 92,000 tons. It's worth? A cool $17.5 million. According to the ... Harbor
An update on the condition of the stranded container ship 'Kea Trader' along with news of the next stage have been reported. January MJ reported on the stranding of the 2,194teu container ship Kea Trader off New Caledonia in the south Pacific, including the contracting of Ardent for initial work including ... Harbor
Container ships collide in Karachi. A Container ship scraped against another as the first vessel tried to berth in the Pakistani port of Karachi, sending containers plunging into the water. 20 Mar 2018. Share this with Facebook · Share this with Twitter · Share this with Messenger · Share this with Messenger · Share this ...
... ship, operated by the Hapag-Lloyd company, scraping along the side of a 6,350-container, Hamburg Bay, operated by Eastern Pacific Shipping sending multiple crushed and torn containers into the water. Karachi container ship collision Containers fall overboard as two container ships collide in Karachi, ...
A Maersk container vessel is on fire in the Arabian Sea with four from the 27-member crew missing, the Danish cargo shipping line said late Tuesday. The Maersk Honam was enroute from Singapore to the Suez Canal when a fire broke out in its cargo hull some 1,000 miles off Oman. A.P. Moller-Maersk ...
The West Taurus platform bobbed and skated clumsily in the Port of Tenerife yesterday due to high winds. The Panamanian rig is currently status registered as 'laid up'. According to report, the weather caused the platform to break down and hit 'Spica' blocking an important water route. The ability for the ...
Container shipping group Evergreen has introduced two electronic reporting programs to reduce the use of paper for transaction reports, to lower costs and minimise delays. These reports can be sent from its ships over satellite communications before the vessel arrives at a terminal. Evergreen is using the ...
Container trade growth is expected to surpass capacity growth, leading to further gains in favor of tonnage providers," writes MPC Container Ships in its annual report. The smaller segments in container trade may be in danger of losing loads due to the large wave of orders on giant ships, but this does not ...
ULCS, short for Ultra Large Container Ship, is the generic name for container ships with a nominal container capacity of 10,000 TEU and over. For many, the ULCS is a fascinating ship, and the editors of DynaLiners Weekly, published by Dynamar of The Netherlands, are no exception. DynaLiners is ...
MPC Container Ships is targeting further growth at a time of attractive asset prices and a bright outlook for the container market. Oslo-listed MPC Container Ships bought 41 vessels last year and has taken that figure beyond 50 with further purchases in the early months of 2018. In its annual report released ...
The fastest growing containership operator in the world reckons prices are still attractive enough to carry on its buying spree. MPC Container Ships, founded in April last year, has already built up a fleet of more than 40 ships and has outlined plans to carry on until it hits 100 vessels. In its annual report, ...

Monday was another red-letter day for Greece's shipping sector as the largest ever cargo vessel to dock at Piraeus was welcomed by a high-level Sino-Greek team of executives and ministers. The giant Cosco Shipping Taurus made its maiden call in February sunshine and represents the latest phase of a ...
They are designed for container ships with 24 transverse container rows and can discharge and load two 20-foot containers simultaneously when operating in twin mode. The increased lifting height of the gantry cranes enables them to handle up to nine containers placed on top of one another on deck.
"This container ship was en route from Mexico to Qingdao, to the east coast of China, when it experienced some main engine trouble somewhere in the very center of the northern Pacific, so it was forced to come into the port of Honolulu to try to rectify that issue before it could go back out," explained Petty ...
A crewmember hemorrhaging blood on a container ship 55 miles off the San Francisco coast was taken by a U.S. Coast Guard helicopter to San Francisco and then treated at a hospital Tuesday, a Coast Guard spokesman said today. The man, a 35-year-old from Taiwan, injured his hand around 5:30 ...
HTF MI recently broadcasted a new study in its database that highlights the in-depth market analysis with future prospects of Container Ship market. The study covers significant data which makes the research document a handy resource for managers, industry executives and other key people get ...
A surge in orders of new container ships in the past weeks has made the total newbuild order book soar in an industry which seems to suffer from chronic overcapacity. According to Alphaliner, there are even more orders underway, and they span from feeder tonnage to the biggest vessels in the sector.
In contrast to the worst stock market slump for nearly a decade, an owner of container ships managed to produce rather positive news. The private placement of MPC Container Ships has been successfully launched, even if the equity markets around the world suffered losses earlier this week. Last Tuesday ...
The contracts were signed by EMC chairman Anchor Chang and SHI president & CEO J.O. Nam. Evergreen Marine Corp. (EMC) has ordered eight 11,000 TEU containerships from Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI). The contracts were signed by EMC chairman Anchor Chang and SHI president & CEO J.O. ...
Samsung Heavy Industries – one of the world's biggest shipbuilders – will allegedly build eight container ships for Taiwan's Evergreen. The order is worth KRW 817 billion, or USD 752 million, confirms Evergreen. Samsung Heavy informs in a regulatory filing that the ships are expected to be delivered by ...
ULCS, short for Ultra Large Container Ship, is the generic name for container ships with a nominal container capacity of 10,000 TEU and over. For many, the ULCS is a fascinating ship, and the editors of DynaLiners Weekly, published by Dynamar of Alkmaar/The Netherlands, are no exception. DynaLiners ...
MPC Container Ships, the fast growing feeder specialist set up by Germany's MPC Capital, is building up further funds for more vessel acquisitions. Having just raised $100m earlier this week via a tap issue, MPC Container Ships has retained DNB Markets, a part of DNB Bank, and Fearnley Securities to ...
Naval Dome has successfully completed the pilot testing of its multi-layered cyber security system for Lloyd's Register aboard XT Shipping's Zim Genova. The 4,300TEU container ship was operational during the tests, which were supervised by the classification society and bridge systems provider Totem ...
Doosan Engine announced that the company inked a contract to supply five vessels engines worth 50 billion won (US$45 million). The contract is for the supply of five engines to be loaded into five mega-container ships built by Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering Co. (DSME) for the global shipping company MSC.
The engine fire causing damage to the drifting container ship MOL Prestige has been extinguished as the vessel awaits a tugboat to assist it to its final destination. Victoria Joint Rescue Coordination Centre Lieutenant (VJRCC) Tony Wright said crew members remaining aboard the ship are monitoring the ...
Hapag-Lloyd (HL) selected GMS to handle the disposal of their older fleet of container ships at green ship recycling yards in Turkey and China. All vessels have now been successfully delivered to the nominated ship recycling yards. GMS applauds Hapag-Lloyd for its commitment to sustainable ship ...
Two crew members had to be rescued from a container ship off the B.C. coast after they suffered burns in an engine fire on Thursday. The MOL Prestige is now adrift southwest of Haida Gwaii without a working engine and with nearly two dozen more people still onboard. The Joint Rescue Coordination ...
The MOL Prestige, which is 293 metres long, is adrift approximately 207 nautical miles off Haida Gwaii. There are 23 people on board and five have been injured. READ MORE: VIDEO: Russian container ship adrift off coast of Haida Gwaii being towed away from land. Two people are badly injured and ...
The Navios group of companies took advantage of the low freight market and valuation of containerships last year, and managed to clinch quite a few deals. The timing was quite good. Valuation of 10-year-old Panamax vessels of 4,400 TEU, such as “Navios Azure” pictured below, has according to ...
The MV COSCO Shipping Aries, recently delivered to the Chinese shipping giant, is the first ever container ship to receive Lloyd's Register's cyber-enabled ship (CES) descriptive note for its energy management system. The ship complies with the revised version of LR's cyber-enabled ships ShipRight ...
A floating dock called Piraeus III is also expected to arrive at the end of next month, allowing the port to service large container ships. The COSCO Shipping Aries represents another industry first as the first container ship to receive LR's Cyber-enabled ship (CES) descriptive note Cyber AL3 SECURE ...
A floating dock called Piraeus III is also expected to arrive at the end of next month, allowing the port to service large container ships. The COSCO Shipping Aries represents another industry first as the first container ship to receive LR's Cyber-enabled ship (CES) descriptive note Cyber AL3 SECURE ...
... Technology Department, General Manager said: “MV COSCO Shipping Aries is the first 20K TEU level ultra large container ship built in Chinese shipyard owned by COSCO Shipping Container Lines. She is not only one of the largest container ships in the world, but also a ship with high cyber functions.
MOVED ON: The MSC Luisa lies at anchor in Jervis Bay on Monday. Photo: Peter Atkins. The shipping line responsible for the MSC Luisa, which anchored in Jervis Bay on Monday, has rejected the Roads and Maritime Services assertion it was in the bay illegally. “The container ship MSC Luisa was briefly ...
The MSC Luisa, the container ship that anchored in Jervis Bay on Monday, has been ordered out of NSW waters by Roads and Maritime Services. NSW Maritime executive director Angus Mitchell said the MSC Luisa was ordered back out to sea by Maritime officers after illegally anchoring in Jervis Bay ...
BAY WATCH: The MSC Luisa makes for a rare sight in Jervis Bay. Photo: Peter Atkins. Residents in towns fronting Jervis Bay awoke on Monday morning to the sight of a 75,590-tonne container ship riding at anchor. While navy vessels and the odd cruise ship are familiar sights in Jervis Bay, merchantmen ...
According to media reports, 36 old-fashioned waste container ships in Shanghai will be gradually replaced by the environmentally-friendly LNG ship model. LNG as a ship fuel is a clean energy alternative. It can help significantly reduce the environmental impacts of shipping operations. Besides, it is safe ...
The sheer size of these mega container vessels allows more cargo to be transported around the globe. Technological advancement in ship engineering and design has made these sea giants more fuel efficient, travel further and require less hands on deck. Shipping companies, which have been struggling ...
ULCS, short for Ultra Large Container Ship, is the generic name for container ships with a nominal container capacity of 10,000 TEU and over. For many, the ULCS is a fascinating ship, and the editors of DynaLiners Weekly, published by Dynamar of The Netherlands, are no exception. DynaLiners is ...
MPC Container Ships, the fast growing feeder specialist set up by Germany's MPC Capital, has picked up another three vessels with the acquisition of three 2,800 teu boxships. The vessels were all built in 2006 at Hyundai Mipo Dockyard, and will be renamed AS Carolina, AS Camellia and AS Clementina, ...
The MSC Luisa, the container ship that anchored in Jervis Bay on Monday, has been ordered out of NSW waters by Roads and Maritime Services. NSW Maritime executive director Angus Mitchell said the MSC Luisa was ordered back out to sea by Maritime officers after illegally anchoring in Jervis Bay ...
Mechanical problems caused an almost brand new container ship to ground in the busy Suez Canal in Egypt, and tugs to be deployed to ...
The ships were ordered in 2008 and initially were designed as small container ships that would carry up to 809 TEU each. The ships were ...


 

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