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5 December 2019
17:03
CMV Acquires Two Cruise Ships

Independently owned cruise line, Cruise & Maritime Voyages (CMV) has acquired two more cruise ships to join their expanding ocean fleet – increasing to eight…

2 December 2019
16:08
Onboard Carbon Capture System Under Development

A group of shipping companies including NYK, Sovcomflot, Knutsen OAS and Ardmore, ship builders, including DSME, and the mining company Vale, have teamed up with…

27 November 2019
13:54
Port of Gdynia prepares to develop acquired land at Węgierskie Quay

The lease contract of the area where Vistal shipyard operates terminates only in 2021, however the Port of Gdynia already today is taking concrete measures…

22 November 2019
19:58
Bombardier presents first Traxx MS locomotives for ČD Cargo

BOMBARDIER presented the first two Traxx MS multi-system locomotives to ČD Cargo in Kassel, Germany, on November 21. The Czech operator will be the first customer…

19:53
Wilson Sells One, Buys Two Bulk Carriers

Norwegian shortsea liner shipping company Wilson ASA has decided to dispose of one bulk carrier oldie and acquire two 5,000 dwt bulkers. The company has…

19:51
Grimaldi RoRo Ship Catches Fire off Italy

A roll-on/roll-off (RoRo) ferry operated by Italian Grimaldi Group caught fire off the coast of Livorno on November 21. At the time of the incident,…

21 November 2019
17:02
Fincantieri Lays Keel for Holland America Line’s Cruise Ship Ryndam

Italian shipbuilder Fincantieri has hosted a keel-laying ceremony for Holland America Line’s newest Pinnacle ship at its Marghera shipyard in Venice. The first building block…

17:00
CSA 2020: Malaysia’s Scrubber Ban Will Affect 200 Shipping Companies

Malaysia’s decision to prohibit the use of open-loop exhaust gas cleaning systems in its coastal waters will affect a great number of shipping companies intending…

16:57
AirAsia Receives Its First Airbus A321neo

At a delivery ceremony in Hamburg, Germany, budget airline Air Asia took delivery of its very first Airbus A321neo. The event took place on Wednesday…

09:31
Port of Hamburg Container Volumes Up by 6.9 Pct

Germany’s largest universal port, the Port of Hamburg, wrapped up the first three quarters of this year with a container throughput of 7 million TEUs,…

09:29
Hamburg Port: Record Fine for Tanker Violating Open-Loop Scrubber Ban

Authorities in Germany have imposed a record fine to a Marshall Islands-flagged tanker for breaching an open-loop scrubber ban in the Port of Hamburg. On…

19 November 2019
17:03
China’s high-speed rail IPO to raise $US 7bn

THE China Securities Regulatory Commission has approved an initial public offering (IPO) for Beijing-Shanghai High-Speed Railway which will be listed on the Shanghai Stock Exchange’s…

16:58
Oldendorff Carriers Brings In MIT for Ship Design Research

Dry bulk carrier owner and operator Oldendorff Carriers has signed a research agreement with the Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s (MIT) Center for Bits and Atoms…

16:56
Hyundai Mipo to Build LNG Bunkering Vessel for Asian Owner

South Korean shipbuilder Hyundai Mipo Dockyard has secured an order for one 18,000 cbm liquefied natural gas (LNG) bunkering ship. The vessel will be built…

18 November 2019
16:44
Russian Freighter Catches Fire off South Korea

A freighter with 13 Russian crew aboard caught fire while transiting the Sea of Japan, near the South Korean Port of Pohang, on November 17….

16:40
ICTSI a Step Closer to Starting Iloilo Port Development

Port management company International Container Terminal Services (ICTSI) has submitted its proposal for the modernization of the Iloilo Commercial Port Complex and the Port of…

15 November 2019
17:40
German Fintech Launches New Digital Ship Investment Project

Hamburg-based Fintech company Marvest has launched a digital ship investment project with the Norwegian shipowner EOS Bulk Invest. The project will see a maximum amount…

17:37
Western Australian grain network access agreement reached

WESTERN Australian (WA) grain handler and marketer CBH Group has announced that it has reached an independently arbitrated agreement with track owner Arc Infrastructure (a…

17:35
Barcelona receives first of 12 new metro trains

BARCELONA Metropolitan Transport (TMB) has received the first of 12 metro trains on order from Alstom and CAF at a total cost of €92m. The…

14 November 2019
16:33
DB Regio orders trains for Karlsruhe services

GERMAN Rail’s DB Regio business unit has ordered another seven Mireo EMUs from Siemens and 19 Coradia Continental EMUs from Alstom for its Karlsruhe 7b…