Friday, May 15, 2015
Maritime News

Time-Lapse – Building the ‘World’s Greenest Containership’

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yc_lFtDdkVg United Arab Shipping Company (UASC) has hailed its new ultra-large container vessel (ULCV) ‘Barzan’ as the world’s greenest containership. The MV Barzan was built at Hyundai Samho Heavy Industries...

May 15, 2015
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Wednesday, April 29, 2015
UASC Barzan containership
Engineering News

UASC Names First LNG-Ready Super Containership

The first of United Arab Shipping Company’s (UASC) 18,800 TEU containerships under construction at Hyundai Samho Heavy Industries (HSHI) was named M/V Barzan in a ceremony at the shipyard today. The...

April 29, 2015
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Friday, October 24, 2014
UASC SCHUAIBA, containership
Maritime News

UASC Targets Expansion to Beat Container Market Blues

United Arab Shipping Company (UASC) is on a major expansion drive, investing more than $2 billion in bigger ships and forming alliances with peers to boost efficiencies and ride out tough markets.

October 24, 2014
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Wednesday, September 24, 2014
UASC SCHUAIBA, containership
Maritime News

UASC and Hamburg Süd Announce Global Tie-Up

Two of the leading container shipping lines United Arab Shipping Company (UASC) and Hamburg Süd have announced a global cooperation agreement aimed at enhancing services and geographic coverage for their respective customers.

September 24, 2014
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Wednesday, September 10, 2014
UASC SCHUAIBA, containership
News

‘Ocean Three’ Unveils Asia-Europe and Transpacific Services, Transatlantic is Next

By Gavin van Marle CMA CGM has confirmed that it has signed a series of agreements to for the fourth major deepsea container shipping alliance, Ocean Three, with China Shipping...

September 10, 2014
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Monday, March 10, 2014
UASC SCHUAIBA, containership
Maritime News

UASC Exercises Final Newbuild Option with Hyundai Heavy

United Arab Shipping Company (UASC) announced over the weekend the exercising of their final option for a sixth 18,000 TEU containership from Hyundai Heavy Industries.  The container shipper’s $2 billion...

March 10, 2014
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Sunday, February 2, 2014
Maritime News

Hyundai Heavy is All Smiles After Receiving $2 Billion Containership Order

The smile on Mr. Y.J.Ji of Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) pretty much says it all.  His company just signed a newbuild order today with United Arab Shipping Company (UASC) for an...

February 2, 2014
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Thursday, December 12, 2013
UASC SCHUAIBA, containership
Engineering News

UASC to Retrofit Mega-Containership Fleet with Dual Fuel Power

United Arab Shipping Company (UASC) has announced today plans to retrofit its future fleet of ultra-large (14,000 – 18,000 TEU) containerships with dual-fuel power capability. The vessels, which include five...

December 12, 2013
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Wednesday, August 28, 2013
UASC SCHUAIBA, containership
Maritime News

Hyundai Heavy Set For $1.4 Billion Containership Order

DUBAI/SEOUL, Aug 28 (Reuters) – South Korea’s Hyundai Heavy Industries is close to winning an order worth about $1.4 billion to build 10 huge container ships for the United Arab...

August 28, 2013
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