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RECORD: Introducing the world’s largest container ship. Does it make sense?

PortandTerminal.com, July 5, 2019 The world’s largest containership has been delivered this week by South Korea’s Samsung Heavy Industries. Not everyone is convinced that bigger is better any longer when it comes to container ships. SEOUL – The 23,000 teu MSC Gülsün was delivered this week after its completion at the South Korean shipyard Samsung Heavy Industries. The Gülsün is …

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Four months late, burnt Yantian Express finally makes it to its Halifax destination

PortandTerminal.com, May 21, 2019 Halifax, Nova Scotia – Four months after a severe blaze ripped through it the Yantian Express container ship has finally reached its Canadian destination, delivering some of the containers that survived the fire. The Hapag-Lloyd vessel arrived here in the Port of Halifax on the eastern seaboard of Canada yesterday, having spent nearly four months in Freeport, Bahamas. …

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Six 14,000 TEU ships to unload at the same time? No problem says Savannah

Peter Stewart, PortandTerminal.com, February 5, 2018 Savannah, Georgia – At the Georgia Foreign Trade Conference, Georgia Ports Authority Executive Director Griff Lynch unveiled GPA’s Big Berth/Big Ship program that will allow the Port of Savannah to simultaneously handle six 14,000 TEU vessels by 2024. During his #gftc2019 presentation, GPA Executive Director Griff Lynch unveiled GPA's Big Berth/Big Ship program that …

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Road rage in the Houston Ship Channel

The Houston Ship Channel

PortandTerminal.com, January 31, 2019 The width of the Houston Ship Channel has become a constraint to the flow of two-way traffic along it as the ships that use the Channel get bigger. Two interests that rely on the channel, oil and containers, have spoken out to voice their complaints. Oil interests The Houston Ship Channel services the largest petrochemical manufacturing …

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