Maersk Line signed a new building order with COSCO Shipyard Co., Ltd in Zhoushan Chinaon 26th March, 2015.
Archives for March 2015
Singapore’s port authority has denied allegations of misconduct made by Iceberg Research against a subsidiary of commodities trader Noble Group , which is taking legal action against the arcane research group.
As China’s economic slowdown squeezes the global shipping industry, three of the country’s biggest domestic cargo freighters likely skirted the losses that plagued international peers last year thanks to a five-fold jump in state subsidies.
An inexperienced master and an apparently impatient pilot lead to a near miss accident while berthing a ship. Find out more about the accident inside the article.
Checkout the infographic of MSC Oscar – the world’s largest containership.
Watch Anthem of the Seas arriving at Hamburg at the Blohm + Voss dry dock and shipyard for regular inspections before she will be delivered to Royal Caribbean International.
The 16 MW Icebreaker for the Russian Ministry of Transport was launched at Arctech Helsinki Shipyard on March 25th, 2015.
Rolls-Royce has secured a landmark agreement to supply six of its new B33:45 medium-speed diesel generator sets to China’s Fuijan Mawei shipyard for configuration aboard the world’s first ever seabed mining vessel.
Japan’s Maritime Self Defense Force on Wednesday took delivery of the biggest Japanese warship since World War Two, the Izumo, a helicopter carrier as big as the Imperial Navy aircraft carriers that battled the United States in the Pacific.