Wednesday, May 11, 2016
Maritime News

CMA CGM Benjamin Franklin Pulled from Trans-Pacific Market, Ending U.S. West Ports’ Mega-Ship Plans

French container shipping company has pulled the 18,000 TEU CMA CGM Benjamin Franklin from the trans-pacific market, officially ending – or at least postponing – U.S. west coast ports’ plans...

May 11, 2016
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Friday, March 4, 2016
News

CMA CGM Moves Mega-Ships to Transpacific Trade as Asia-Europe Rates Keep Tumbling

By Mike Wackett, (The Loadstar) – CMA CGM has confirmed that from the end of May it will redeploy its flagship fleet of 18,000 teu ships on the “most active...

March 4, 2016
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Maritime News

CMA CGM to Deploy Six Megaships to U.S. West Coast

French container shipping company CMA CGM has confirmed that starting in the end of May it will deploy six 18,000 TEU ‘megaships’ between Asia and U.S. west coast ports. The...

March 4, 2016
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Thursday, March 3, 2016
Interesting

Big Ben – Photo Tour Of The MegaShip Benjamin Franklin

The CMA CGM Benjamin Franklin, the largest container ship ever to dock in North America, returned to Southern California last month for its second U.S. visit and official inauguration. Before...

March 3, 2016
Total Views: 43

Monday, February 29, 2016
News

SPOTD: Record-Breaking CMA CGM Benjamin Franklin Arrives in Seattle

The largest containership to ever dock in the United States made its inaugural visit to the port of Seattle on Monday, arriving at the Northwest Seaport Alliance’s Terminal 18. The...

February 29, 2016
Total Views: 23

Thursday, February 18, 2016
Maritime News

SPOTD: Megaship CMA CGM Benjamin Franklin Returns to U.S.

The CMA CGM Benjamin Franklin, the largest container ship ever to dock in North America, returned to Southern California Thursday for its second U.S. visit and official inauguration later this...

February 18, 2016
Total Views: 90