Watch the world’s biggest container ship – CSCL Globe in Hamburg.
Archives for January 2015
IMO Secretary-General Koji Sekimizu has launched this year’s World Maritime Day theme, “Maritime education and training”, telling students and staff at the World Maritime University (WMU) that maritime education and training was essential for the long-term sustainability of the sector, both at sea and on-shore.
Watch this video of a Scottish Pelagic Fishing Vessel caught in extreme rough weather while crossing the North Sea.
Ropax vessel Stena Germanica will be converted over a 45-day period from 28 January, 2015, will be the world’s first ever methanol-powered sea vessel. Approval and classification will be by surveying teams from Lloyd’s Register.
The finishing touches are being added to the world’s largest vessel, Allseas’ Pieter Schelte, at the port of Rotterdam over the next few months. The building of the heavy lift and pipelay vessel has been and continues to be one of Lloyd’s Register’s most ambitious and complex projects.
Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME) has officially christened the World’s Largest Container Ship MSC Oscar with 19224 TEU capacity.
Time-lapse photography is a great technique to experience the greatness of any process or phenomenon, which is generally subtle to the human eye. Watch ten amazing time-lapse videos of ships in this article.
Watch the world’s biggest container ship – CSCL Globe on its maiden call, coming alongside at the Port of Felixstowe.
The spectre of large, disposable crafts bearing hundreds of migrants across dangerous waters in the new year was borne out in terrifying fashion this past week as more than 1,000 migrants, most fleeing Syria, had to be rescued in the Mediterranean Sea. IOM Italy said local authorities are investigating reports on the rising trend.