The Coast Guard has told Horizon Lines the carrier can convert two steam-powered ships to LNG and diesel propulsion in non-U.S. shipyards and still be able to operate the vessels in the Jones Act domestic trade.
05 Jun 2013
Horizon Lines has promoted William A. Hamlin to serve as executive vice president and chief operating officer.
28 May 2013
Horizon Lines will add a Jacksonville call to its southbound service between Houston and San Juan, which will continue to operate on a 14-day roundtrip timetable.
06 May 2013
John V. Keenan, former chief operating officer at Horizon Lines, has been advised by the Justice Department that he has been cleared of antitrust violations in the Jones Act domestic shipping market.
01 May 2013
Jones Act domestic carrier Horizon Lines reported a first quarter net loss but a 25.7 percent increase in adjusted earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization from continuing operations.
24 Apr 2013
Former Horizon Lines CEO Chuck Raymond has been cleared in the Justice Department’s investigation of antitrust violations in the Jones Act domestic shipping market.
19 Apr 2013
Horizon Lines has relocated its U.S. Northeast port of call from Elizabeth, N.J., to the Packer Avenue Marine Terminal at the Port of Philadelphia.
13 Mar 2013
Horizon Lines reported a net loss of $17.9 million in the fourth quarter of 2012, ending Dec. 23, 2012, plummeting 124 percent from a profit of $74.2 million in the fourth quarter of 2011, ending Dec. 25, 2011.
07 Mar 2013
Horizon Lines will shift its Northeast U.S. port call for its Puerto Rico service from Elizabeth, N.J., to Philadelphia’s Packer Avenue Terminal.
25 Jan 2013
A federal judge refused to declare a mistrial in the antitrust conspiracy trial of former Sea Star Line CEO Frank Peake, accused of involvement in price-fixing by carriers betwee
06 Dec 2012
Domestic ocean shipping company Horizon Lines has adjusted its Puerto Rico service schedule to better align its deployed capacity with market demand and to improve cargo availability times in San Juan.
16 Nov 2012
Alphaliner calculates the top 10 container ship carriers have 50 idle ships with an aggregate capacity of 259,535 TEUs, with Maersk holding 36.3 percent of the idle capacity at 94,277 TEUs among 14 ships.