Topic: MPP

Multipurpose index continues to rise

Multipurpose index continues to rise

Drewry's OpinionThe Drewry Multipurpose Time Charter Index has once again gone above the mark forecasted by the shipping consultancy, and the upward trend is expected to continue in July. Read more
|Comment|author: Adnan Bajic
Two more Lakermax MPPs pass sea trials

Two more Lakermax MPPs pass sea trials

Briese Schiffahrts GmbH & Co. KG is going full steam ahead with its 13,000 dwt Lakermax multipurpose newbuild fleet. Following the delivery of BBC Leer, the first in the series of fifteen vessels, the company...Read more
|Comment|author: Adnan Bajic
BBC Leer enters service

BBC Leer enters service

BBC Chartering has put its newly built 13,000 dwt multipurpose triple-decker, BBC Leer, into service as it sailed from the Taizhou shipyard in China. The vessel headed to the Morimatsu facility in Nantong according to...Read more
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BBC Leer heavy-lift MPP ready to serve BBC Chartering

BBC Leer heavy-lift MPP ready to serve BBC Chartering

the first LakerMax deliveredLeer-based Briese Group will take delivery of its first LakerMax newbuild from Taizhou Sanfu Heavy Industry, China. The BBC Leer is the first of fifteen 13,000 dwt multipurpose triple-deckers that will be delivered to the...Read more
|Comment|author: Adnan Bajic
AAL orders two more Super B-Class MPPs

AAL orders two more Super B-Class MPPs

Project heavy lift carrier, AAL Shipping, has expanded its order of Super B-Class vessels with two new 32,000 dwt units. Counting the recently delivered AAL Limassol, the order at CSSC Huangpu Wenchong Shipbuilding Company in...Read more
|Comment|author: Adnan Bajic
Revival of the heavy-lift segment

Revival of the heavy-lift segment

DNV ReviewThe heavy-lift shipping segment is experiencing a revival, propelled by the burgeoning wind energy industry and its need for specialized vessels to transport oversized cargo. This positive trend comes despite a recent downturn in freight...Read more
|Comment|author: Adnan Bajic
MPP Saimaagracht departs Port of Baltimore

MPP Saimaagracht departs Port of Baltimore

The first vessel to depart the Port of Baltimore through a temporary 35-foot deep channel, since the Maersk chartered container vessel Dali lost power and struck the Francis Scott Key Bridge, was an MPP. According...Read more
|Comment|author: Adnan Bajic