“Atlantic Sky” is only a few weeks away from joining our service after being delivered to ACL in Shanghai on March 22, 2017. ACL’s President, Andrew J. Abbott (center) shown at the signing ceremony.
ACL has officially launched its new fleet of transatlantic combination Container/Roll‐on Roll‐off (CONRO) vessels in spectacular style, following the Christening of the Atlantic Sea, by HRH The Princess Royal in Liverpool. Crowds lined Liverpool’s iconic waterfront to witness the official … Continue reading
HRH Princess Anne will visit Liverpool October 20 to Christen the Atlantic Sea, at the city’s cruise line terminal, in what will be the biggest maritime spectacle. The historic Christening is the first by a member of the Royal Family … Continue reading
July 6, 2016…Where’s Waldo? how about, Where’s the “Atlantic Sail”? Today Atlantic Container Line’s new Generation 4 ConRo was spotted cruising around lower Manhattan, circling the Statue of Liberty and past the Freedom Tower, a bit off course or sunbathing? … Continue reading
As of July 1, 2016 the International Maritime Organization (IMO) amendments to the Safety of Life at Sea (SOLAS) Convention requires the shipper of a packed container to provide the container’s verified gross mass (VGM) prior to stowage aboard ship. In accordance with the ruling if a VGM is not provided, cargo cannot be loaded. […]