Germany's United Product Tankers appoints new managing directorUnited Product Tankers (UPT), a German tanker operator, has appointed Matthias Schoeller as co-managing director, succeeding Stefan Ciegelski, who has chosen to step down after 17 years at the helm.
Germany’s United Heavy Lift receives its 1st F900 Eco-LifterUnited Heavy Lift (UHL), the German multipurpose shipping company, has taken delivery of MV UHL Faith, the first in a series of eight F900 Eco-Lifters from the company.
MSC to buy six post-panamax units from GermanyMediterranean Shipping Company (MSC), the Swiss container shipping giant, has dived into the second-hand market, purchasing six Post-Panamax units.
Green light for Boot Düsseldorf 2021The German Federal Government has agreed that trade fair participants are usually considered to have sufficient reason to reach Germany as business travelers.
Hapag-Lloyd to stop accepting cargoes of solid wasteGerman container shipping line announced that it notified customers that it will stop accepting solid waste cargoes, including scrap metal, bound for China to comply with new legislation from September 1 onwards.
Chinese shipyard receives Hartmann LPG orderChinese shipbuilder Nantong CIMC Sinopacific Offshore & Engineering has received an order for Germany's Hartmann group to construct liquefied petroleum tankers.
Stena RoPax Ferry becomes a hospital shipStena RoRo announced that it is in the process of converting an out-of-work vehicle and passenger ferry into a hospital ship to assist with the coronavirus pandemic response.
Port of Gothenburg remains open despite Covid-19The Port of Gothenburg is continuing to track very closely the spread of coronavirus, the company said in its statement. Ongoing organizational changes are being made.
Police discovers illegal oily waste on cargo ship in GermanyIn Germany, officials have found an improperly processed oily waste on board a cargo ship flagged with Barbados docked in Bremerhaven.