Zim Kingston lost more than 100 boxes overboard, significantly more than first reported

Initial reports indicated that the boxship lost 40 containers overboard during stormy weather on October 22. That number has been revised upward to more than 100 boxes. The Canadian Coast Guard said on Wednesday that 109 containers were found by investigators to be missing. The number of missing...


Congressman plans to introduce legislation to end US purchases of Chinese port cranes

Carlos Giménez, a Republican congressman from Florida, believes Chinese container cranes could put American ports at risk of cyber attacks. He plans to introduce legislation “to try and wean [the US] off these Chinese cranes and other infrastructure needs that may be coming from adversary nations.”...


Aker Solutions awarded US offshore wind contract with Ørsted and Eversource

Norwegian engineering firm Aker Solutions has secured a contract from joint development partners Ørsted and Eversource for the Sunrise Wind offshore wind project in the US. Under the contract, worth more than NOK3bn ($357m), the Oslo-based company will provide the HVDC (high-voltage, direct...


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