Just a few months after opening an office in Stavanger, Damen Shipyards is set to deliver a second Stan Tug to a Norwegian owner-EB Marine A/S-a family-owned diving company, which is one of the oldest diving companies in Norway.
Carriers CSCL, HLCL, UASC and HMM on the SAL service and carriers OOCL, RCL and HJS on the ASA service will consolidate into a new weekly service named ASAL.
Wärtsilä, the marine industry's leading solutions and services provider, has signed a five year maintenance agreement with Finnish ship owner, Viking Line.
NOL Group announced the appointment of Senior Counsel Mr Alvin Yeo to its Board of Directors.
"K"Line decided to deploy new generation eco-friendly ULCVs (Ultra Large Container Vessels) as replacements in its existing fleet in order to strengthen efficiency and cost competitiveness of "K" Line's Containership Business.
Japanese shipping giant NYK has held two fuel-saving seminars for shipowners and ship management companies, the first in Imabari city, Ehime prefecture, and the second at its head office in Tokyo.
Arctictic channels are opening to commercial shipping through a shortcut across the Arctic Ocean to the United States and Europe using ice-strengthened ships that will save time and money, according to the Shipping Gazette.
APM Terminals has announced that it has signed a deal to sell 24 per cent of its APM
Evergreen Line will team up with Hanjin and Simatech to launch the new IDEA service linking the Indian sub-continent, Persian Gulf and East Africa from late March.
Becky Goodrum, who headed China Shipping's eastbound trans-Pacific service product as national sales manager, imports, died March 11 in Erie, Colo., after a long battle with cancer. She was 47.
The St. Lawrence Seaway Management Corp. has modified its toll schedule for the 2013 navigation season, which includes a 3 percent toll increase, following a five-year freeze on rates.
APL no longer offers vessel space for 53-foot ocean containers in its trans-Pacific services.
Japan has announced it will seek to join the Trans-Pacific Partnership,the BBC reports.
Evergreen, Hanjin Shipping and Simatech are introducing a new East Africa service effective end of March.
The Federal Maritime Commission's commissioners have voted to allow a new agreement with the G6 Alliance to go into effect, permitting the six carriers to deploy more than 50 ships in the trans-Pacific trade, particularly increasing the frequency of vessel port calls on the U.S. East Coast.
A shipping company in China is planning the nation's first commercial voyage through a shortcut across the Arctic Ocean to the U.S. and Europe in 2013, according to Huigen Yang, director general of the Polar Research Institute of China,Reuters reports.
BoskalisWestminster reported revenue reached a record high in 2012, but earnings stalled as the Dutch dredging and marine services group begins to integrate Dockwise, the heavy-lift shipping company it acquired for $953 million in January.
Inland Waterways Rehab Bill Introduced in House
Cargotec has received an order to deliver MacGregor RoRo cargo access equipment for five new 31,600 dwt container/ro-ro (conro) vessels from Hyundai Mipo Dockyard in South Korea.
French shipping company CMA CGM is to extend its intra-Med French Europe Med Express (FEMEX) coverage to northern Europe effective immediately, reports Alphaliner.