The 2,700 TEU ship was under way in the Gulf of Guinea on Wednesday when the attack occurred.
While Silsal has already been tested internationally, the test with MSC will be the first proof of concept of its kind involving a global marine operator.
Carrier Transicold recognised the need for refrigeration technology that would neutralize concerns over GWP – in much the same way that it led the industry away from ozone-depleting refrigerants ahead of Montreal Protocol deadlines 25 years ago.
MSC to develop container terminal at Khalifa Port and move container traffic away from Jebel Ali from July 2018 onwards.
Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC) has announced it will be providing a direct call at Hamad Port in Doha, Qatar in 2017.
The Jordanian investing company Aloreen For Investment has announced that Iraq received a 8,000-TEU container ship for the first time in its history, thanks to rehabilitation work on its main port.
MSC Shipping first shipping line to call at Qatar’s new Hamad Port with 14,000 TEU container ship docking at new container terminal.
Global freight sector is on ‘rollercoaster’ says report, detailing rapidly rising freight rates since the collapse of Hanjin Shipping Line.
Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC), the second largest shipping line in the world, has added the Omani port and logistics hub of Sohar as a regular call.
As Maritime & Ports predicted back in May, the Iran nuclear deal has created a flurry of activity in the maritime sector, here are some of the key developments…
MSC Zoe, one of the largest container ships in the world, plays Star Wars theme tune from her foghorns as she pulls into port.
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