The accelerating pace of digitalisation, rapid technology developments and a likely increase of more than 80% in demand for container transport by sea between now and 2050, have been key catalysts in DNV GL’s move to develop a new Containership...
As the possibility of ammonia providing zero emission fuel for shipping grows Lloyd’s Register (LR), MAN Energy Solutions and Dalian Shipbuilding Industry Corp (DSIC) have collaborated on an ammonia-fuelled ultra-large containership (ULCS) design.
Germany’s Hamburger Hafen und Logistik AG (HHLA) has taken delivery of three new container gantry cranes for its Container Terminal Burchardkai (CTB) in Hamburg, providing additional capacities for handling ultra large containerships with cargo...
Maersk has announced Wednesday that it will trial a containerised battery system onboard a containership to seek improvement in vessel performance and reduction of carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions.
More than 100 containerships are out of action due to scrubber retrofits and over 500 others are scheduled for retrofitting over the coming 12 months, according to data from Alphaliner.
International Container Terminal Services Inc. (ICTSI) formally inaugurated two new berths in the port of Umm Qasr, Iraq’s main dry cargo port.
The global containership fleet has passed the 23m teu in capacity mark as ultra-large newbuilds continue to be delivered.
With the ever growing sizes of ships the nightmare of a $4bn casualty involving an ultra-large containership and cruise vessel was highlighted at breakfast seminar hosted by the Emirates Maritime Arbitration Centre (EMAC).