Tuesday, May 26, 2015
Interesting

Sketchy Boarding – Will This Truck Make It Onto This Ship?

This video was posted Monday to Youtube and has already racked up close to 1 million views. And for good reason – it’s so sketchy! So, will the truck be...

May 26, 2015
Total Views: 5

Tuesday, January 6, 2015
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Maritime News

Jaguar Land Rover Awaits News of 1,200 Cars Aboard Beached Ship

Jaguar Land Rover said on Tuesday it was awaiting word on the fate of 1,200 luxury vehicles aboard a 51,000-tonne car transporter ship that has run aground in the English Channel.

January 6, 2015
Total Views: 14

Thursday, March 20, 2014
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Interesting

Höegh St. Petersburg Car Carrier Arrives at Possible Crash Location in Southern Indian Ocean

After analysts from the Australian GeoSpacial-Intelligence Organisation detected possible pieces of large debris floating in the remote southern Indian Ocean, the Höegh Autoliners RoRo, Höegh St Petersburg was diverted along its...

March 20, 2014
Total Views: 7

Wednesday, February 20, 2013
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News

NYK and Mitsui O.S.K Lines Stand to Prosper on Toyota’s Growth in Thailand

(Bloomberg) — Toyota Motor Corp.’s success in selling Thai-made vehicles to the Middle East and Latin America is fueling a boom for car carriers. Exports of Hilux pickup trucks and...

February 20, 2013
Total Views: 20

Friday, November 2, 2012
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Shipbuilding

Flensburger Schiffbau-Gesellschaft Shipyard Launches the Ulusoy 15 RoRo Freight Ferry

German shipyard Flensburger Schiffbau-Gesellschaft (FSG) announced this morning they have successfully launched the second of two identical RoRo freight ferry newbuildings for the Turkish shipping company Ulusoy Sealines. “At 208 metres, these...

November 2, 2012
Total Views: 7

Monday, August 13, 2012
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News

Wilh. Wilhelmsen Cashing in on Bottomless Demand for Car Shipments to China

Aug. 14 (Bloomberg) — Record car shipments to China and a rebound in cargoes from Japanese automotive companies recovering from last year’s tsunami will mean the most profit ever for...

August 13, 2012
Total Views: 3

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Engineering News

With a Boxy Stern and a Forward Pilothouse, M/V Tønsberg May Not be the Sexiest Ship on the Ocean, but She’s a Winner

The M/V Tønsberg, a RO/RO vessel was recently voted Ship of the Year. Fathom CTech’s Pete Lockley explored with the owners just what makes this vessel so special.  The Scandinavian owners...

August 13, 2012
Total Views: 34

Wednesday, August 8, 2012
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Finance

Bucking the Trend, Wilh. Wilhelmsen Reports Record High Profits

In their second quarter earnings report, Wilh. Wilhelmsen ASA (WWASA) reports further growth led to record high total income and operating profit. “We are cautiously optimistic about the second half...

August 8, 2012
Total Views: 3