Offshore ship crew corona positive, scared by Lagos hospital and treatment

Ukrainian crew member of offshore supply ship SIEM MARLIN with diagnosed with coronavirus and hospitalized at Lagos Nigeria, reported Ukrainian media on Mar 26. According to their information, several other crew have corona-like symptoms, they are awaiting test results. Seaman who was taken to hospital describes dreadful conditions in hospital – he’s given some grey colored pills as the only medical treatment, food is awful, there are no masks and no emergency equipment, like lungs artificial...

Container ship failed to dock at Piraeus, and virus has nothing to do with it

Container ship ATLANTIC SOUTH suffered engine failure on Mar 27 while heaving up anchor at Piraeus Anchorage, to get pilot on board and proceed to Piraeus port. The ship remained at anchor and as of afternoon Mar 28, was still at anchor, understood carrying out repairs. The ship arrived from Split Croatia on Mar 26. Kind of rare event nowadays – just an accident, with no corona involved.
Container ship ATLANTIC SOUTH (ex K-WAVE), IMO 9414137, dwt 8509, capacity 704 TEU, built 2007, flag...

CMA CGM launches new goods priority solution

CMA CGM launches new goods priority solution

CMA CGM Group is launching SEAPRIORITY Go, a new solution that offers priority boarding for goods during the loading process. The new solution augments CMA CGM+ portfolio, a package of 17 high value-added services.

CMA CGM explains that SEAPRIORITY Go provides customers exclusive treatment, as their goods will be given priority whether it be for container allocation or loading on board. The new service is a part of the BOOST category under the CMA CGM+ umbrella.

CMA CGM adds that its new solution...