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Tuesday, December 5, 2023
PCTC Signing. Image courtesy CNW Group/Atlas Corp.

Seaspan Orders Up to Ten LNG-Fueled Car Carriers, Expanding Into New Market

Seaspan Corporation, a leading containership owner and operator, is venturing into the car carrier market with an order for up to ten large LNG-fueled Pure Car

December 5, 2023
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Friday, November 10, 2023
Aerial photo of Seaspan Shipyard's Vancouver Drydock

Seaspan Shipyards Announces Major Expansion of Vancouver Drydock

Seaspan Shipyards, a leading ship repair and maintenance company in Canada, has unveiled plans for upgrades and expansion of its Vancouver Drydock. The

November 10, 2023
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Thursday, July 6, 2023
hapag-lloyd ship

Seaspan and Hapag-Lloyd to Retrofit Up to 60 Ships to Green Methanol

Seaspan Corporation and Hapag-Lloyd have partnered with MAN Energy Solutions to retrofit up to 60 containerships to use green methanol as marine fuel. MAN

July 6, 2023
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Tuesday, March 28, 2023
Stock photo of a ONE containership at berth

Controlling Shareholders Complete Atlas Corp. Buyout with ONE

Atlas Corp. (NYSE: ATCO) has announced the completion of its merger with Poseidon Acquisition Corp., a consortium of Atlas’ controlling shareholders

March 28, 2023
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Tuesday, November 1, 2022
containership underway

Seaspan Parent Agrees to $10.9 Billion Buyout from Existing Major Shareholders and ONE

Asset manager Atlas (NYSE: ATCO), parent to container leasing company Seaspan Corporation, has agreed to a all-cash buyout by an entity made up of its existing

November 1, 2022
Total Views: 1784

Monday, October 10, 2022
containership underway

Consortium Reports ‘Meaningful Progress’ in Atlas Takeover Negotiations

A consortium made up of existing major shareholders of NYSE-listed Atlas (ATCO) Corporation and Ocean Network Express is reporting “meaningful

October 10, 2022
Total Views: 1051

Monday, September 26, 2022

Major Shareholders Raise Offer for Seaspan Takeover

By Layan Odeh (Bloomberg) — A consortium led by former Berkshire Hathaway Inc. executive David Sokol and Canadian investment group Fairfax Financial

September 26, 2022
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Thursday, September 15, 2022
containership underway

Seaspan Cancels Shipbuilding Order Over Unmet Contract Conditions

Containership leasing company Seaspan Corporation has voided contracts for four LNG-powered containerships on order “due to certain conditions” not

September 15, 2022
Total Views: 5786

Thursday, August 4, 2022
seaspan containerships

Seaspan Parent Atlas Corporation Receives Buyout Offer from Controlling Shareholders Plus ONE

A consortium made up of a controlling shareholders of NYSE-listed Atlas Corporation (ATCO) and Japanese container carrier ONE have made non-binding offer for

August 4, 2022
Total Views: 3341

Thursday, May 19, 2022
container ship

Seaspan Orders Four LNG Containerships Backed by Long-Term Charters

Containership lessor Seaspan Corporation has once again expanded its newbuild orderbook, announcing it has entered into shipbuilding agreements for the

May 19, 2022
Total Views: 1651

Wednesday, January 5, 2022
container ship

Seaspan Completes Full Financing for 70-Vessel Newbuild Program

Containership owner and operator Seaspan Corporation says it has completed full financing for its 70-vessel newbuild program. The final $1.4 billion in

January 5, 2022
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Monday, October 4, 2021

Seaspan Takes Delivery of First of 70 Newbuild Containerships

Containership leasing company Seaspan Corporation has announced the delivery of its first newbuild containership as part of its massive 70-ship-strong

October 4, 2021
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Monday, September 27, 2021

Seaspan Adds 10 Containerships to Massive Newbuild Orderbook

Containership leasing company Seaspan Corporation announced Monday it has entered into an agreement with another for ten new containerships, bringing its

September 27, 2021
Total Views: 1644

Friday, September 3, 2021
zim containership

Seaspan And ZIM Announce Five 7,000 TEU Dual-Fuel LNG Containership Newbuilds

Seaspan today announced that ZIM Integrated Shipping Services (ZIM) has exercised its option to enter into long-term charters of five 7,000 TEU dual-fuel

September 3, 2021
Total Views: 2303

Thursday, August 5, 2021
container ship

Seaspan Announces Forward Fixing Charters for 10 Ships

Containership leasing company Seaspan Corporation says it has secured forward fixed charter contracts for an additional 10 containerships with a major liner

August 5, 2021
Total Views: 1346

Wednesday, July 21, 2021
zim containership

GTT to Design Ammonia-Ready LNG Fuel Tanks for Seaspan Containerships

South Korean shipbuilder Samsung Heavy Industries has awarded French engineering firm GTT with a contract to design Ammonia-ready LNG fuel tanks for five

July 21, 2021
Total Views: 858

Tuesday, July 6, 2021
zim containership

Seaspan Goes for More with ZIM-Linked Shipbuilding Order

Seaspan does it again… The Hong Kong- based containership lessor company today announced long-term charters with Israeli liner ZIM Integrated Shipping

July 6, 2021
Total Views: 1371

Tuesday, June 29, 2021

Seaspan Gives Financing Update on 45 Newbuilds on Order

Seaspan Corporation has provided a rare update related to the financing of its massive newbuild orderbook, which now stands at 45 containerships ordered since

June 29, 2021
Total Views: 1006

Monday, June 28, 2021
containership underway

Seaspan Grows Orderbook to 45 with New Order for Ultra-Large Ships

Hong Kong-based containership leasing company Seaspan Corporation has placed its latest order fo six new 15,000 TEU ships, bringing its total orderbook to 45.

June 28, 2021
Total Views: 2503

Friday, June 25, 2021
cosco shipping

Seaspan Forward-Fixes Charters for 17 Containerships with COSCO

Containership leasing company Seaspan Corporation has announced it has forward-fixed contracts and extended current lease terms for 17 containerships with

June 25, 2021
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