On 20 August 2013, the Mærsk Mc-Kinney Møller – Maersk Line’s first Triple-E vessel and the world’s largest ship – passed under the Great Belt Bridge, Denmark on the ship’s maiden voyage.
Here’s a beautiful timelapse video from a 2009 trip down the Suez Canal onboard a Maersk container ship.
A coal carrier ship ran aground and broke into two along the east coast of South Africa near Richards Bay on Monday. This raw video uploaded on youtube shows the vessel starting to break into half.
The Wärtsilä open loop scrubber system is based on the same technology as that used in Wärtsilä Hamworthy’s inert gas systems for more than 50 years. The system operates in an open loop utilizing seawater to remove SOx from the exhaust.
The ILO’s Maritime Labour Convention, which enters into force worldwide August 20, 2013, provides for the first time comprehensive protection at work for seafarers, while also promoting conditions of fair competition for shipowners.
Captain Phillips is one of the most awaited movies of this year. Sony Pictures recently launched the second trailer of the movie starring Tom Hanks and based on the true story of container ship Maersk Alabama Hijacking by Somali pirates. Watch the new trailer inside.
A scary video of an on board accident wherein a tug boat which is being lifted by the ship’s crane suddenly falls into the water upside down after the rigging fails.
A old looking semi-submersible vessel is carrying ships, barges, and tugs to be sold as scrap in China. A unique video of ship carrying massive scrap cargo. Do you think the cargo is safely secured?
The 57th BFI London Film Festival, in partnership with American Express, is delighted to announce that this year’s Opening Night will take place on Wednesday 9 October at the Odeon Leicester Square, with the European Premiere of Sony Pictures’ Captain Phillips.