Engine trouble in English Channel
The 'AAL Kobe', en route from Emden to Arinaga, suffered problems with engine and boiler in position 50 24 11 N, 000 39 18 W, on Jan 18, 2020, at 04.15 a.m. The repairs could be completed by 9 a.m., and the ship continued its voyage with an ETA as of Jan 23.
AAL Delivers Four New Cranes for Felixstowe
The global ocean transport operator AAL Shipping has successfully delivered a cargo of four rubber-tired gantry cranes (RTGs) to the Port of Felixstowe, as part of a development project that will see the UK’s busiest container port add an additional 18,000 teu of container storage capacity to meet growing demand. The ZPMC Chinese-made RTGs were loaded in Shanghai and shipped to Felixstowe aboard the 31,000 dwt mega-size mpv the A-Class AAL Kobe, for the CPIA forwarding and shipping agency. Each of the units measured 32 m x 14 m x 30 m and weighed just under 200 t.Upload News