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Drones, choppers to police pirate-infested waters off Nigeria
Drones, choppers to police pirate-infested waters off Nigeria

Bloomberg | February 22, 2021 | Maritime News | Technology

Nigeria will commission $195 million worth of aircraft, boats and vehicles in the next three months to strengthen security in the pirate-infested Gulf of Guinea, Transport Minister Rotimi Amaechi said.

Crowley integrates Jensen Maritime into new engineering services group
Crowley integrates Jensen Maritime into new engineering services group

AJOT | February 19, 2021 | Maritime News | Liner Shipping

To bring Crowley’s complete depth and breadth of services to maritime clients seeking design-build-operate solutions, the company has now fully integrated Jensen Maritime into the Crowley Engineering Services group.

CMA CGM resumption of reefer bookings to Dalian, China

AJOT | February 19, 2021 | Maritime News | Liner Shipping

CMA CGM GRR - From the Mediterranean to East Africa

AJOT | February 19, 2021 | Maritime News | Liner Shipping

Hamburg Süd US and Canada to Pacific Islands including Fiji Islands GRI

AJOT | February 18, 2021 | Maritime News | Liner Shipping

AAL commits to long-term monthly tramp sailings on its ‘Asia – Americas trade route’
AAL commits to long-term monthly tramp sailings on its ‘Asia – Americas trade route’

AJOT | February 18, 2021 | Project / Heavy Lift News | Maritime Project | Maritime News | Bulk

AAL Shipping (AAL) is capitalizing on the frequency of sailings it has operated in the past 12 months between Asia and the Americas, to commit tonnage and resources to strengthening the trade lane going forward into 2021. With the recent experience of carrying a much broader portfolio of cargoes into Central America, United States Gulf of Mexico (USG), and the United States East Coast (USEC) and having gained the trust of a growing customer base within the USA, South East Asia (SEA), and China, it is committing to one sailing a month and employing multiple vessel types from its young specialist multipurpose vessel (MPV) fleet.

Opsealog secures multi-year contract for fleetwide performance optimization services with ADNOC Logistics & Services
Opsealog secures multi-year contract for fleetwide performance optimization services with ADNOC Logistics & Services

AJOT | February 18, 2021 | Maritime News | Technology | Energy News

Opsealog, a French company specialising in performance management for the marine logistics sector, has secured a contract with ADNOC Logistics & Services, the maritime arm of ADNOC (Abu Dhabi National Oil Company) to apply its cutting-edge performance management solution Marinsights to ADNOC Logistics & Services' offshore fleet.

Two new ONE liner services connect Hamburg with ports in the Eastern Mediterranean and the Marmara region
Two new ONE liner services connect Hamburg with ports in the Eastern Mediterranean and the Marmara region

AJOT | February 18, 2021 | Maritime News | Liner Shipping | Ports & Terminals

With the ‘North Europe East Mediterranean Express/NEX’ and ‘North Europe Turkey Express/NTX’, at the start of this year the ONE shipping company simultaneously launched two new container liner services calling Hamburg. The MOL Emissary has been loaded today in Hamburg.

World Container Index - Feb 18
World Container Index - Feb 18

AJOT | February 18, 2021 | Maritime News | Liner Shipping

Drewry’s composite World Container index increased 1.1% to $5,249.80 per 40ft container.

Wireless Maritime Services and Carrier Transicold offer vessel capabilities for TripLINK platform
Wireless Maritime Services and Carrier Transicold offer vessel capabilities for TripLINK platform

AJOT | February 18, 2021 | Maritime News | Technology

Through an integration with Carrier Transicold’s TripLINK(TM) platform, Wireless Maritime Services (WMS) IoT at Sea vessel network offers enhanced benefits to seafarers and onshore teams by providing uninterrupted, temperature-controlled transport and storage of frozen and perishable goods from producer to consumer.

Wan Hai Lines announces The Northwest Seaport Alliance’s Seattle Harbor as first port of call on new service
Wan Hai Lines announces The Northwest Seaport Alliance’s Seattle Harbor as first port of call on new service

AJOT | February 18, 2021 | Maritime News | Liner Shipping | Ports & Terminals | Ports

The Taiwan-based international shipping company Wan Hai Lines has announced The Northwest Seaport Alliance's Seattle Harbor as first port of call for its new, independent service. Wan Hai recently revamped its services to provide comprehensive coverage that meets its growing customer demand in the Pacific Northwest.

South Jersey Port wins $6.6 millon to expand electric cargo fleet
South Jersey Port wins $6.6 millon to expand electric cargo fleet

AJOT Administrator | February 18, 2021 | Maritime News | Technology | Ports & Terminals | Ports

Governor Phil Murphy’s administration is awarding $6.6 million to the South Jersey Port Corporation to support its on-going efforts to reduce its carbon footprint, operate more efficiently and be a better neighbor.

Profit-hit oil shippers face another challenge: costly fuel

Bloomberg | February 18, 2021 | Maritime News | Energy News | Logistics

CMA CGM PCS (Port Congestion Surcharge) in Mombasa, Kenya

AJOT | February 17, 2021 | Maritime News | Liner Shipping

Norden joins Maersk Mc-Kinney Moller Center for zero carbon shipping

AJOT | February 17, 2021 | Maritime News | Liner Shipping

FBX Weekly: Rates climb as China’s factories stay open

AJOT | February 17, 2021 | Maritime News | Liner Shipping | By The Numbers

A.P. Moller - Maersk will operate the world’s first carbon neutral liner vessel by 2023 – seven years ahead of schedule
A.P. Moller - Maersk will operate the world’s first carbon neutral liner vessel by 2023 – seven years ahead of schedule

AJOT | February 17, 2021 | Maritime News | Liner Shipping

A.P. Moller - Maersk speeds up on decarbonization with a methanol-fueled feeder vessel on the water in 2023, piloting a scalable carbon neutral product to customers and offering fuel suppliers incentive to scale production of the fuels of the future.

Maritime Consortium launch Crewcare app to improve seafarer well-being
Maritime Consortium launch Crewcare app to improve seafarer well-being

AJOT | February 17, 2021 | Maritime News | Technology

Marking a significant step forward in seafarer welfare, a group of established maritime entities have joined forces to build a digital platform aimed at improving the emotional well-being of the world’s 1.7 million seafarers.

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