Container Ship

Diana Containerships announces the sale of two post-panamax container vessels

Diana Containerships (NASDAQ:DCIX) entered into an agreement to sell the m/v March and the m/v Great, each a 2004 built containership for an …

Business

Idle Containership Fleet Falls Below 100 as Demand for Tonnage Remains Tight

By Mike Wackett (The Loadstar) – The number of containerships in lay-up has dipped below 100, according to Alphaliner.<p>Its latest survey reveals …

Merchant Shipping

More Mega-Ships Are a Big Problem for Cargo Carriers

Container shipping companies are bracing for a challenging year -- they will have more space available for carrying goods than the amount of cargo …

Merchant Shipping

2017 LEGO Advent Calendars: Day 14

Welcome to Day 14 of our LEGO Advent Calendar countdown. Each day, we’ll reveal the three mini-builds from the LEGO City, LEGO Star Wars, and LEGO …

Lego

WATCH: Pirates Chase Containership in Gulf of Guinea

A new video has surfaced online showing an apparent pirate attack on a containership in the Gulf of Guinea. The video, obtained by the British …

Merchant Shipping

BRIEF-Seaspan Accepted Delivery Of Teu Containership MSC Madhu B

Dec 11 (Reuters) - Seaspan Corp SSW.N :<p>* ACCEPTED DELIVERY OF MSC MADHU B, AN 11000 TEU CONTAINERSHIP THAT WILL COMMENCE BAREBOAT CHARTER WITH MSC …

Merchant Shipping

Container Ship That Drifted Off Returns To Boston

The Helsinki Bridge came free from its moorings amid high winds earlier this week.<p>BOSTON, MA – A container ship that drifted away from its moorings …

Boston

Coast Guard, port partners respond to container ship breaking free from mooring

<b>The Coast Guard, along with Massport Fire Department, Boston Police Department, Massachusetts State Police and port tugs responded to a containership</b> …

Sailing

Ship gets loose Boston, damages another pier

BOSTON (AP) — The Coast Guard says a 1,065-foot (324-meter) container ship broke from its mooring in Boston and damaged another pier.<p>Ten workers were …

Merchant Shipping

Idle Containership Numbers Fall Again, But Newbuilds and M&A Pose a Threat

By Mike Wackett (The Loadstar) – The number of containerships in hot or cold lay-up has fallen to 114, from 136 in the past two weeks.<p>According to …

Merchant Shipping

Container Ship That Broke Free Returned To South Boston Pier

BOSTON (CBS) – A container ship that broke off its moorings during heavy winds earlier this week was brought back to its pier in South Boston on …

Boston

Large Containership Breaks Free from Mooring at Boston Terminal

A large containership broke free from its mooring at the Paul W. Conley Container Terminal in Boston on Wednesday and drifted into the main shipping …

Merchant Shipping

Ship breaks free from Boston terminal, damages pier

BOSTON (WHDH) - The Coast Guard is working to inspect a ship that broke free from its terminal in Boston and drifted out to sea.<p>The Helsinki Bridge, …

Boston

Container Ship Breaks Free, Drifts From Boston Terminal

BOSTON (CBS) — A container ship broke free from its mooring at the Paul W. Conley Container Terminal in Boston early Wednesday morning.<p>Ten workers …

Boston

A Huge Container Ship Came Loose at a South Boston Terminal

The 1,065-foot vessel damaged a pier.<p>By · 12/6/2017, 1:23 p.m.<p>A massive container ship came loose in last night’s whipping winds, damaging a South …

Boston

Container ship breaks free from terminal

Container ship breaks free from terminal<p>Updated: 12:10 PM EST Dec 6, 2017<p>Hide Transcript Show Transcript<p>WEBVTT KATIE THOMPSON IS LIVE IN …

Merchant Shipping

Coast Guard inspecting container ship that broke free from Boston terminal

BOSTON (WHDH) - The Coast Guard is working to inspect a ship that broke free from its terminal in South Boston and damaged a pier before drifting …

Boston

1,065-foot container ship breaks free from Boston terminal

A container ship broke free from a terminal in Boston, the Coast Guard confirmed early Wednesday morning.<p>The 1,065-foot ship "Helsinki Bridge" was at …

Merchant Shipping

Spain Makes Record Cocaine Bust Involving Container Ship

Spain’s Ministry of the Interior said the bust was the largest seizure of cocaine so far this century and the largest-ever involving a container …

Merchant Shipping

GD starts construction on containership

As part of a two-ship contract, General Dynamics NASSCO (GD +0.1%) has started construction on a Kanaloa-class containership for Matson …

Business

What to Expect From Seaspan Corporation in 2018

After a down year in 2017, this shipping stock appears poised to turn around in 2018.<p>This past year has been a disappointment for investors in <b>Seaspan</b> …

Stocks

Suspected Somali Pirates Transferred to Seychelles

Shabelle, 24 November 2017<p>Six suspected Somali pirates have been transferred to the Seychelles following their arrest for attacks earlier this month …

Merchant Shipping

Find alternatives to Port of Portland: Letter to the editor

The Port of Portland needs to reconcile itself to the overwhelming fact that it will never be a major port again. Container ships are now too big for …

The biggest container ship ever to dock in Canada was in Prince Rupert, B.C., last week

The COSCO Himalayas is longer than Canada's tallest building is high<p>The largest container ship to ever dock in Canada was welcomed in Prince Rupert, …

Merchant Shipping

New Sailing Routes for Future Container Mega-Ships

The Northwest Passage is increasingly ice-free.<p>A recent forecast of future trade suggests that by mid-21st century container ships could carry double …

Sailing

Hauling bricks across the ocean

This impressive 3-foot long container ship by <b>Jussi Koskinen</b> can transport over 700 2×4 brick-sized containers from across your living room to …

Lego

Maersk Containership Sets Cargo Handling World Record at Port of Los Angeles

Danish shipping giant Maersk says it has set a new world record for the most cargo handled in a single port call with the MV Maersk Evora’s recent …

Los Angeles

UK MAIB Releases Report on Ultra-Large Containership Grounding Near Southampton

The UK Marine Accident Investigation Branch has issued its investigation report into the August 2016 grounding of the UK-flagged ultra-large …

Merchant Shipping

6 crew members held hostage after Nigerian pirates attack German container ship MV Demeter

BERLIN — A German shipping company says pirates raided one of its vessels off the coast of Nigeria and took six crew members hostage.<p>Cor Radings, a …

Canadian News

German company says crew taken by pirates off Nigeria coast

BERLIN – A German shipping company says pirates raided one of its vessels off the coast of Nigeria and took six crew members hostage.<p>Cor Radings, a spokesman for Hamburg-based Peter Doehle Schiffahrts-KG, said Tuesday that the Liberia-flagged container ship MV Demeter was attacked early Saturday …

Business