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Alphaliner: Boxship scrubber retrofits to surge ahead of IMO 2020

Over 10% of containership capacity will have scrubbers by January 2020

  More than 10% of the world’s containership capacity will be fitted with scrubbers by January 2020 when IMO’s global 0.5% fuel sulphur cap comes into effect,...

Containership market witnessed contrast in 2018 — Alphaliner 

Containership fleet capacity hits 23m TEU mark

  The total capacity of the world’s cellular containership fleet has passed the 23 million TEU mark following the delivery of two more Pegasus class vessels to...

Alphaliner raises fresh hopes for container shipping recovery 

Alphaliner: Containership giants to continue driving fleet growth

Over the last decade, overall containership fleet growth has been driven by demand for larger ships – a trend that is not expected to be reversed soon, according to...

German wooden schooner sinks after colliding with containership._

PHOTOS: German wooden schooner sinks after colliding with containership  

Seven people were injured Saturday after a 19th-century wooden schooner collided with a containership on the Elbe River in Germany. German fire officials reported that...

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...