A study prepared for the Directorate-General for Climate Action found that savings from Flettner rotors and wing sails are seen as comparable.
A fire broke out in the engine room of the Alliance St. Louis on early Monday morning in the Gulf of Mexico.
The new center at APL’s corporate headquarters in Singapore has been designed to serve CMA CGM Group’s fleet in the Asian region by examining nautical, meteorological and geographic information in real-time, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Registration takes less than 1 minute.
The Danish conglomerate said at its 2016 Capital Markets Day presentation that it wants container shipping to once again become a growth business for the company, while APM Terminals will focus less on developing and more on filling up existing facilities.
The joint container venture between Japan’s ‘Big 3’ will have a fleet capacity of 1.38 million TEUs, making it the sixth largest in the world, and when their 23 new ships are delivered, the merged operation will become the fifth largest carrier.
The U.S. maritime regulator granted the five-member ocean carrier alliance approval to take effect Dec. 19.