Tuesday, September 22, 2020
Maritime News

First of Nine LNG-Powered 23,000 TEU Containerships Joins CMA CGM Fleet

The world’s largest LNG-powered ship has joined the fleet of French shipping giant CMA CGM. The CMA CGM Jacques Saadé is the first of a series of nine 23,000 TEU...

September 22, 2020
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Wednesday, August 1, 2018

CMA CGM’s 22,000 TEU Ships to Feature ‘Bulbless’ Bow Made for Slow-Steaming

By Mike Wackett (The Loadstar) – A steel cutting ceremony took place in China last week on the hulls of the first two ships of CMA CGM’s order for nine...

August 1, 2018
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Friday, February 16, 2018
A GTT LNG containment tank.

‘Promising Start’ to 2018 for LNG Containment System-Maker GTT

French liquefied natural gas containment manufacturer GTT says 2018 is off to a “great start” having received new orders to provide LNG containment systems for three LNG carriers and one...

February 16, 2018
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Tuesday, January 30, 2018

CMA CGM Slashes Fuel Costs On New Flagship

By Mike Wackett (TheLoadstar) The new CMA CGM Antoine De Saint Exupery, delivered on Friday, will burn up to 25% less fuel due to its technologically advanced engine and optimised water distribution propeller system. The...

January 30, 2018
Total Views: 100

Tuesday, November 7, 2017
Maritime News

CMA CGM Opts for LNG Fuel to Power Record-Breaking ‘Megaships’

French shipping giant CMA CGM has opted for LNG fuel to power its 9 record-breaking 22,000 TEU containerships due for delivery in 2020. In doing so, the company is the...

November 7, 2017
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Tuesday, August 22, 2017
cma cgm ship

CMA CGM to Build World’s Largest Containerships at Chinese Yards -China Daily

SHANGHAI, Aug 23 (Reuters) – French shipping group CMA CGM plans to build nine of the world’s largest container ships at two Chinese shipyards, the state-run China Daily newspaper reported...

August 22, 2017
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