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CSCL Globe – the World’s New Largest Containership (for now)

Hyundai Heavy Industries Co. in Ulsan, South Korea has just named the new title-holder for the world’s largest container ship; a 19,000 TEU giant for China Shipping Container Lines (CSCL) named CSCL Globe. 167 more words

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Update - Important Clues to MOL Comfort’s Demise

Many may recall the shocking pictures of MOL Comfort’s last voyage last year – images of a huge crack in the fully laden container ship on the high sea. 687 more words

International Shipping

Repaired cargo ship heading home to Russia

PRINCE RUPERT, B.C. – Repairs to a Russian container ship have enabled it to head home after a power outage left the vessel loaded with diesel fuel adrift off British Columbia’s north coast. 234 more words


Photos Of The Worlds Largest Ship Under Construction

This blog has photos of a Maersk Triple E ship being built in South Korea. Twenty of these container ships are scheduled to be produced by 2015.  18 more words

What did we learn from the Simushir?

A disabled Russian cargo ship was en route to port in British Columbia for repairs and the rescue operation was declared officially over Sunday. Now the debate begins. 644 more words


American tug towing disabled Russian cargo ship to Prince Rupert, B.C.

OLD MASSETT, B.C. – The stricken Russian container ship Simushar is under tow again off the north coast of British Columbia.

The Canadian Forces’ joint rescue co-ordination centre in Victoria says the ocean-going American tug boat Barbara Foss has a secure line attached to the ship. 148 more words


Tugboat Barbara Foss reaches Russian container ship

UPDATE: The tugboat “Barbara Foss” has reached the disabled Russian container ship and will begin the towing process. The vessel – carrying hundreds of tons of fuel – was adrift again Saturday.   1,095 more words