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By Vladimir Brezina

Seen on our travels through New York Harbor—

Spot Johna in the last photo!

A contribution to Ailsa’s travel-themed photo challenge, Industry.


Port of Shanghai - extends its lead as world's busiest container port

Shanghai retained its title as the world’s busiest container port for a fifth consecutive year after widening the gap with its closest rival Singapore.

Singapore handled 33.9 million 20-foot containers last year, according to a statement posted on the Maritime & Port Authority of Singapore’s website dated Jan. 186 more words

International Shipping

The Hoegh Osaka

On the 6th January we decided to go for lunch.  This is not unusual and we made our way to our favourite pub – The Old Ship – on Lee-On-Solent sea front, which is about 4 miles away from our house. 295 more words

Other Things


Ahora es el turno de Mediterranean Shipping Corporation (MSC), quien a finales del mes de Enero pretende obstentar el titulo del mayor portacontenedor del mundo MSC OSCAR con una capacidad de 19 224 TEU. 41 more words

The CSCL Globe - The World's Largest Container Ship

The CSCL Globe – the world’s largest container ship – arrives on her maiden visit to the UK, docking at Felixstowe, Suffolk.


Torpedo Bay

Well thankfully Christmas is over and now I can concentrate on an obligation free holiday period. Was up this morning early to get over the Harbour bridge to Torpedo Bay. 160 more words

The Grounding of the MV Rena on the Astrolabe Reef

On October 5, 2011, three short years ago, the MV Rena, a container ship owned by a Greek shipping company ran aground on the Astrolabe Reef, some twenty kilometers (12 miles) offshore from Mount Maunganui where we live, causing what has been called the worst oil spill disaster in New Zealand. 804 more words

Moving To New Zealand