An MSC very-large boxship hit a fishing vessel between Peru and Ecuador leaving five dead and six missing.
Bureau Veritas is to class the first containership LNG–fuel conversion for German owner Wessels Reederei.
UASC container ship Al Muraykh called at DP World’s London Gateway in a one-off call carrying a record breaking cargo of 18,601 teu.
The launch of the first of United Arab Shipping Company’s (UASC) 18,800-teu container ships marks its continued expansion into the ultra large containership (ULCS) arena bringing it in line with its partners in the Ocean Three alliance.
Wärtsilä will outfit five new 14,500 teu container vessels under construction at China's Hudong-Zhonghua Shipbuilding with 20 Auxpac 32 generating sets.
Evergreen has signed time charter agreements with Shoei Kisen Kaisha (Shoei) for eleven 18,000 teu vessels due to be delivered between 2018 and 2019.