AAL introduces carbon surcharge scheme

AAL Shipping (AAL) says it has become the first heavy lift carrier to publish a carbon surcharge guidance to help its customers prepare for the increased costs of the new EU Emissions Trading System. From 1 January 2024 fixed charges will be imposed for every ton of CO2 emitted. AAL has developed d an 'EU ETS Surcharge' (EUETSS), that will be applied to cargo loaded, or already onboard, an AAL operated vessel ... [+]

AAL in major Korea move

AAL Shipping completed a over 12,800 freight tonnes heavy lift project from Kunsan and Pyeongtaek in South Korea to Beaumont in Texas over the summer. The giant cargoes were shipped on its regular Asia to The Americas Trade Lane service on board its 31,000-deadweight heavy lift vessel, AAL Brisbane. The shipment ... [+]

AAL releases publishes sustainability report

Heavylift line AAL Shipping has released its 2022 Sustainability Report, sharing its activity and strategy across key Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) pillars. It details AAL’s efforts to reuse, reduce, and recycle across its global office network, and its involvement in the EU-funded NH3Craft project to develop a high-volume storage ... [+]

AAL keeps the lights on in Queensland

AAL Shipping (AAL) has recently shipped critical Toshiba-built power station components from China and Japan to Queensland, Australia on behalf of forwarder DB Schenker. They are to be used to repair the Callide Power Station as part of a USD200 million project to fix damaged turbines and return one of ... [+]

A tight squeeze – AAL moves giant juice tanks from China to Portugal

AAL Shipping recently transported eight giant tanks on one of its heavylift ships from Taicang Port in China to Setúbal in Portugal. Carried on its 31,000 deadweight A- AAL Kobe, the cargo will be installed into a bulk carrier, at the Lisnave Shipyard, transforming the vessel into a fruit juice ... [+]

AAL appoints India agent

Heavylift specialist AAL Shipping has appointed Mumbai-based Merchant Shipping Services as its exclusive commercial agency representative in India. AAL operates a Europe – Middle East/India – Asia Monthly Liner Service (EUMEIA) connecting India with the rest of the world.  Merchant Shipping delivers pan-India multipurpose and project heavy lift cargo operations through ... [+]

AAL ups Super B order to six

AAL Shipping has increased its order for four Super B-Class 32,000 deadweight (DWT) multipurpose ships announced in November to six. The vessels, designed by AAL’s engineering and commercial teams working alongside sister company, Columbia Ship Management, can carry over 60,000 freight tonnes. A clear weather deck space of 146 x 26 ... [+]

Oiling the wheels of US industry

Project heavy lift specialist AAL Shipping (AAL) has delivered a 456-tonne load of industrial tower components from the Far East to the US West Coast. The cargo was loaded in South Korea on board the 31,000dwt heavy lift AAL Pusan and shipped to the Port of Everett in Washington on ... [+]

Back where she should be thanks to AAL Shipping

She may not look much right now but AAL Shipping is helping to restore the Alma Doepel to her full glory. The heavylift operator freely donated its operational and engineering expertise to help re-launch the 118-year-old Australian sailing ship. The three-masted topsail schooner was in dry dock for rebuilding, having served ... [+]

Every day’s a school day thanks to AAL Shipping

AAL China staff have been raising money through sponsored physical training activity for the Labu Hope Primary School in Yunnan Province. The funds raised enabled AAL’s team to purchase and donate school uniforms, bed sheets, quilts, pillows, and stationery. The Labu Hope Primary School, part of the nationwide Project Hope ... [+]

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