Evergreen expands Asia – South Africa network

In order to offer a more comprehensive service on the Asia-South Africa trade, Evergreen Line is to adjust its existing joint service with COSCO as well as contribute vessels to the service currently operated by K Line, MOL and PIL. Both moves will take effect in October. Evergreen will deploy two 4,200 TEU vessels on […]

Gibdock consolidates relationship with Grimaldi Group

The Grande Angola left Gibdock on Tuesday following the on-time completion of a scheduled package of repair works. The project covered work on the second vessel in a two-vessel contract between Gibdock and Grimaldi Group, the multinational logistics group specialised in the operation of roll-on/roll-off vessels, car carriers and ferries. Commenting on its decision to […]

IMarEST becomes an observer organisation at the IHO

The Institute of Marine Engineering, Science and Technology (IMarEST) has obtained observer status at the International Hydrographic Organisation (IHO). As an accredited Non Governmental International Organisation (NGIO), IMarEST will gain access to all IHO events, from hydrographic conferences to working group meetings with observer status allowing IMarEST members to contribute to the Monaco-based organisation’s  global […]

Oil spill at Quintero Bay, Chile

Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS) Chile is advising of an oil spill at Quintero Bay, Nr Valparaiso, Chile, following an incident yesterday (Thursday) at the Monobuoy Terminal when the MT Mimosa cut off hoses and cargo connection, resulting in a spill of around three cubic metres at sea. Following the incident, ENAP (terminal owners) in coordination […]