New rail service from the Port of Felixstowe

A new daily rail service has been introduced at Hutchison Ports Port of Felixstowe. The new service is operated by GB Railfreight and connects the UK’s largest container port with Wakefield in Yorkshire. The new service is the 13th operated by GB Railfreight and the 12th daily rail connection to destinations in Yorkshire. Commenting on […]

LR Approval in Principle for Exmar ammonia-fuelled gas carrier

Belgium-based shipping company continues to drive shipping towards zero-carbon with ammonia fuelled vessel. Lloyd’s Register (LR) has awarded an Approval in Principle to Exmar for its ammonia (NH3) fuelled 40,000 m3 Midsize Gas Carrier (MGC), a significant milestone for the progression of alternative fuels in shipping. Jiangnan Shipyard was responsible for the ship design while […]

ShipMoney and S5 Agency World sign strategic business development agreement

Maritime Payment Solutions, LLC (d/b/a ShipMoney), a global leader in maritime payment solutions, has signed a strategic business development agreement with S5 Agency World, one of the largest international providers of port agency services. Under the agreement, S5 and ShipMoney will work together to educate the maritime industry on the benefits of moving away from cash and […]

Q88 and Danaos further support Maritime Digital Transformation by adding automated cargo history integration between the systems

Q88 LLC, a global provider of SaaS technology to the maritime industry, and Danaos, a leading provider of specialised software for shipping, have announced the automated integrations to questionnaire management data for ship owners, charterers, and operators. This new data-driven integration combines Danaos software’s power with the efficiency of the Q88 tanker information management platform […]

Royal Caribbean Group re-joins the UK Chamber of Shipping

The UK Chamber of Shipping has announced that Royal Caribbean Group, the owner of three global cruise holiday brands: Royal Caribbean International, Celebrity Cruises and Silversea, and one of the world’s largest cruise operators, has re-joined the Chamber. The Chamber has welcomed a range of new organisations recently and now has almost 200 members. It […]

New GAC office in Shenzhen

GAC has opened a new office in Shenzhen, China as part of its expansion plan. Having its own Non-Vessel Operating Common Carrier (NVOCC) license and Ship Agency license, GAC (Shenzhen) will handle the Group’s shipping and logistics operations in South China. GAC Shenzhen’s coverage extends to the international airports in Shenzhen and Guangzhou, as well […]