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Hamburg Süd christens new polar class containership

Hamburg Süd christens new polar class containership

German shipping company Hamburg Süd christened its newest Post-Panamax containership in the Mexican port of Veracruz during the weekend. The christening of the...

Panama Canal sets new tonnage record

Panama Canal to welcome its biggest ever containership in May

The Panama Canal is set to welcome its biggest ever containership mid-May, according to Alphaliner. Taiwan’s Evergreen would assign the maxi-Neopanamax Triton, a...

France battles oil slick from sunken Grande America

Insurer TT Club says one major containership fire occurs every 60 days

A major containership fire occurs every 60 days it has been estimated as insurer TT Club says the campaign for greater container safety must first focus on dangerous...

CMA CGM, IKEA to test marine biofuel on containership

CMA CGM, IKEA to test marine biofuel on containership

The logistics arm of retail giant IKEA has teamed up with French shipping group CMA CGM and others to test the use of sustainable marine bio-fuel oil on board a modern...

Crane booms collapses onto containership at Port of Vancouve_

Crane booms collapses onto containership at Port of Vancouver

The boom of a giant ship-to-shore crane collapsed onto the deck of a containership at the Port of Vancouver on Monday. According to reports, the incident occurred at...

U.S. Coast Guard apprehends stowaways on containership

U.S. Coast Guard apprehends stowaways on containership

Three stowaways have been found on the containership Diana J on January 15 while it was on its way to the US Port of Miami. The Coast Guard officials located two...

Containership market witnessed contrast in 2018 — Alphaliner 

Containership market witnessed contrast in 2018 — Alphaliner 

Alphaliner said the containership market witnessed a year of contrast as overcapacity continued to pressure the boxship sector in 2018 despite some initial optimism....

Hamburg Süd containership

Peru impounds 25kg of cocaine on Hamburg Süd containership 

The Peruvian Navy said it found and seized 25 kilograms of cocaine on board a Singapore –flagged containership owned by German shipping company Hamburg Süd, last...

Brazil: Armed men board containership to hide cocaine 

Brazil: Armed men board containership to hide cocaine 

Five armed pirates boarded a containership owned by Hamburg Süd in Santos anchorage, Brazil. The incident on board Cap San Marco occurred Sunday morning (December 2),...

Navy seizes one ton of cocaine on containership

Navy seizes one ton of cocaine on containership

More than one ton of cocaine has been seized on board a Singapore-flagged containership in the waters near Barranquilla, the Colombian Navy said. The 9,814 TEU Cap San...

Alexander Maersk docks with rescued immigrants in Sicily

PHOTOS: Maersk containership picks up 113 migrants off Italy

The container ship Alexander Maersk picked up 113 migrants from a boat off southern Italy early on Friday, Maersk Line said on Saturday. The ship had received a...

Algeria seizes 701kg of cocaine aboard containership 

Algeria seizes 701kg of cocaine aboard containership 

Algerian authorities seized 701 kilograms of cocaine on board a containership berthed at the Port of Oran on Tuesday, May 29. The cocaine was hidden in a container of...