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 liquefied natural gas containership newbuilds. ZIM was...

September 3, 2021
Total Views: 2141

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 company, bringing its total to 58 ships that...

August 5, 2021
Total Views: 1211

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 15,000 TEU containerships. The containerships on order...

July 21, 2021
Total Views: 761

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 Services (NYSE: ZIM) for ten “ultra-modern” LNG-powered newbuild containerships...

July 6, 2021
Total Views: 1316

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 December 2020. So far, Seaspan says...

June 29, 2021
Total Views: 963

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. The company announced Monday that it...

June 28, 2021
Total Views: 2420

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 COSCO SHIPPING Lines. The ships, representing approximately 117,700 TEU, were...

June 25, 2021
Total Views: 1851

Wednesday, June 23, 2021
containership sailing

Seaspan Adds to Containership Orderbook

Hong Kong-based Seaspan Corporation today announced that it has entered into agreements for the construction of two new 12,000 TEU containerships, bringing its newbuild orderbook to 39 ships. Seaspan said...

June 23, 2021
Total Views: 2309

Monday, April 5, 2021
seaspan containerships

Seaspan Continues Fleet Expansion with Deal to Acquire Two Secondhand Containerships

Containership leasing company Seaspan Corporation says it has entered into an agreement to acquire two secondhand 8,500 TEU scrubber-fitted containerships on long-term charter with a global liner customer. The two...

April 5, 2021
Total Views: 5200

Tuesday, March 30, 2021
containership underway

Seaspan Adds Six 15,500 TEU Containerships to Newbuild Orderbook

Seaspan Corporation, a leading owner and operator of containerships, is adding to its newbuild order book with an order for six 15,500 TEU containerships. The order brings Seaspan’s total of...

March 30, 2021
Total Views: 2725

Monday, March 8, 2021
seaspan containerships

Seaspan Continues Newbuild Buying Spree

Seaspan Corporation is continuing its newbuilding spree with an order for six 15,000 TEU containerships. With the order, Seaspan has now announced 31 newbuild orders, including two 24,000 TEU vessels,...

March 8, 2021
Total Views: 2599

Wednesday, March 3, 2021
containership underway

Seaspan Acquires Two Scrubber-Fitted 15,000 TEU Containerships On Long-Term Charters

Seaspan Corporation has announced plans to acquire a pair of 15,000 TEU scrubber-fitted containerships. Seaspan, a wholly owned subsidiary of global asset manager Atlas Corp. (NYSE: ATCO), says the 2019-built...

March 3, 2021
Total Views: 1318

Monday, February 8, 2021

Seaspan Orders Pair of 24,000 TEU Newbuilds

Hong Kong-based containership owner and operator Seaspan has announced it has entered into an agreement with a major shipyard for the construction of two 24,000 TEU-capacity containerships. The new vessels...

February 8, 2021
Total Views: 4160

Wednesday, October 21, 2020
containership underway
Maritime News

Seaspan Secures Industry-First Sustainability Linked Loan

Seaspan Corporation, a leading containership owner and operator, says it has secured a $1.8 billion sustainability-linked loan, marking a first of its kind in the containership leasing industry. The loan...

October 21, 2020
Total Views: 115

Tuesday, February 25, 2020
Maritime News

Seaspan Fleet Surpasses 1 Million TEU

Hong Kong-based owner and operator Seaspan has surpassed the one million TEU mark with the purchase of four modern containerships for approximately $367 million in cash, the company said Tuesday. ...

February 25, 2020
Total Views: 38

Thursday, November 14, 2019
container shipping
Maritime News

Containership Deal Brings Seaspan’s Fleet Close to One Million TEU

Hong Kong-based Seaspan has announced plans to purchase a fleet of six containerships that will bring its fleet close to one million TEU. The six ships will be purchased on...

November 14, 2019
Total Views: 20

Wednesday, April 3, 2019
Maritime News

Containership Operator Seaspan Exploring Opportunities in LNG

Hong Kong-based containership operator Seaspan Corporation has signed a framework agreement with COSCO Shipping’s energy transportation unit for a strategic cooperation related to exploring opportunities in liquified natural gas. COSCO...

April 3, 2019
Total Views: 9

Friday, October 26, 2018
Maritime News

Seaspan Completes Dry Docking of Ice-Strengthened Expedition Ship SILVER EXPLORER

Seaspan, the large Canadian marine conglomerate, announced this week that its Vancouver Drydock division recently completed a project on the innovative ice-classed passenger liner SILVER EXPLORER.  The Bahamian-flagged SILVER EXPLORER...

October 26, 2018
Total Views: 29

Thursday, October 4, 2018
Maritime News

Seaspan Diversifies as it Steps In to Take Control and Save Swiber

By Mike Wackett (The Loadstar) – Seaspan, the world’s largest non-operating containership owner, has announced its first significant investment outside the sector, suggesting it intends to diversify its business model....

October 4, 2018
Total Views: 24

Thursday, May 31, 2018

Fairfax Commits to New $500 Million Investment in Containership Owner Seaspan

By Scott Deveau (Bloomberg) — Fairfax Financial Holdings Ltd., the investment firm run by Prem Watsa, is preparing to increase its investment in Seaspan Corp. by $500 million to help...

May 31, 2018
Total Views: 4