Steel Cut for World's Largest Container Vessels in Shanghai

August 02, 2018

​China State Shipbuilding Corporation (CSSC) has launched construction of CMA CGM’s 22,000 TEU boxships, which would make them the largest container vessels in the world, reported China's official media. The two are among nine 22,000 TEU vessels deal signed by French container shipping operator CMA CGM and China State Shipbuilding Corporation (CSSC) in September last year.…See Details...

ONE announces delivery of 14,000-TEU container ship ONE Minato

August 01, 2018

Ocean Network Express Pte. Ltd. (hereafter called “ONE”) is proud to announce the delivery of ONE MINATO, a 14,000 TEU-class magenta coloured containership, at Hiroshima Shipyard of Imabari Shipbuilding Co., Ltd, Japan on July 24, 2018. The sublet owner is Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Ltd.…See Details...

Containership MOL Truth Earned 'Ship of the Year 2017'

July 18, 2018

TOKYO-Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL) Friday (Jul13) announced that 20,000 TEU containership, MOL Truth, one of the world's largest containerships, has received the "Ship of the Year 2017" award from the Japan Society of Naval Architects and Ocean Engineers (JASNAOE).​ The award is given for the highest levels of technology, design, and social responsibility among vessels made in Japan by JASNAOE.​…See Details...

APL Adds Port Calls to West Asia Express Service

July 18, 2018

​APL yesterday announced that the West Asia Express (WAX) service will be calling the additional ports of Xingang, Busan and Sohar as part of its service rotation. This refinement marks APL’s commitment to provide a wider coverage between the Far East and Middle East.​…See Details...

CMA CGM receives regulatory approvals for its investment in CEVA

July 12, 2018

CMA CGM will hold 24.99% of CEVA’s share capital. CMA CGM has entered into a lock-up agreement for one year following the IPO and has agreed not to increase its shareholding in CEVA for six months post-IPO…See Details...

DRU Launches Landing Ship for Navy

June 29, 2018

PT Daya Radar Utama (DRU) again launches a new landing ship for Indonesian navy. This newly-built AT-4 type ship, KRI Teluk Lada, becomes Indonesia’s masterpiece and is expected to be the best product of PT DRU for the country. The launching of AT-4 ship, KRI Teluk Lada, would be witnessed by the Minister of Defense General (ret.) Ryamizard Ryacudu and Navy Chief-of-Staff Admiral Siwi Sukma Adji at PT DRU shipyard in Panjang, Bandar Lampung on Thursday (06/28/2018).…See Details...

Death of Mr. Jacques R. Saadé, Founding President of the CMA CGM Group

June 26, 2018

Jacques R. Saadé dedicated his life to CMA CGM. An extraordinary visionary and entrepreneur, he made the Group into a world leader in the maritime transport of containers, developing the company in more than 160 countries, while maintaining the family dimension with its values…See Details...

AFLAS Awards 2018: Customers honor Hamburg Süd as “Best Shipping Line” between Asia and Europe

June 24, 2018

Hamburg Süd was named “Best Green Shipping Line” for the fifth time for its achievements in the field of sustainability and environmental protection.…See Details...

CMA CGM deploys new container tracking solution

June 22, 2018

​French container transportation and shipping firm CMA CGM has decided to deploy its innovative solution for containers tracking at a larger scale. The company announced the commercialization of TRAXENS by CMA CGM and plans to make it available to all its customers. The connected device solution is a product of the group’s investment in French start-up TRAXENS. CMA CGM has led several tests of the solution.…See Details...

ONE Takes Delivery of New Containership the “ONE STORK”

June 18, 2018

The vessel, ONE STORK, has as its capacity 18row x 11tier in hold, and 20row x 9tier on deck. She employs a hull form that allows improved cargo-loading efficiency achieved by minimized engine-room space. Moreover, the vessel applies the duel system in its main engine which is capable to choose two other output ranges (high and low) that allows flexible operation and improved fuel-consumption rate, resulting in a significant reduction of carbon dioxide emissions.…See Details...