Shipping / Operation


X-Press Feeders to use ZeroNorth platform for efficiency gains

Singapore-based X-Press Feeders is to deploy the ZeroNorth platform together with its ship, voyage and carbon intensity indicator (CII) optimisation systems across its feeder fleet of more than 100 vessels. The ZeroNorth platform provides an…


Crowley signs up EcoVadis for sustainability review

Florida-based shipping, energy and logistics Crowley has signed up business sustainability ratings provider, EcoVadis, to assess and monitor its value chain relating to suppliers’ environmental, social and governance (ESG) standards. The move…


HHLA fine-tunes Truck FIT system for maximum terminal efficiency

Working together with several haulage companies, Hamburger Hafen und Logistik AG (HHLA) has continued to refine its slot-booking system, Truck FIT, to improve utilisation at its Hamburg container terminals and raise efficiency at the land-sea…


AIS network for Malaysia

Swedish specialist in the development of AIS technology Saab TransponderTech AB has been awarded a contract to supply a coastal Automatic Identification System (AIS) network for the east coast of the Malaysian peninsula and an integration of all AIS systems in the country.



JV partners to establish a terminal Company in Cai Mep, Vietnam

Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd., Japan, Saigon Newport Company, Vietnam, Hanjin Shipping co., Ltd.,  South Korea, and Wan Hai Lines, Ltd, Taiwan, signed a contract to establish a joint terminal operation company. The Tan Cang Cai Mep International Terminal…


New Greek shuttle

Taiwanese shipping company Evergreen Line has launched two new regional feeder services. Every ten days the Piraeus shuttle service, GF1, links the Italian port of Taranto with the Greek port of Piraeus v.v., the vessel deployed is "Lantau Beach".…


New member for Carnival Corp. Boards of Directors

Carnival Corporation & plc. announced that Randall J. Weisenburger, executive vice president and chief financial officer for marketing and corporate communications company Omnicom Group Inc., has been appointed to its boards of directors. Randall J.…




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