Wilhelmsen and Wallenius on Thursday signed an agreement to merge the Norwegian and Swedish companies’ joint investments in Wallenius Wilhelmsen Logistics, EUKOR Car Carriers, and American Roll-on Roll-off Carrier.
11 Nov 2014
Norway’s Wilh. Wilhelmsen ASA posted weaker earnings and revenue for the third quarter as the auto and project shipping and logistics group saw a seasonal decline in ocean freight volumes and an unfavorable cargo and trade mix.
06 Nov 2013
Wilh. Wilhelmsen ASA, the world’s biggest deep-sea roll-on, roll-off shipping line, reported its third quarter profit declined to $78 million from $246 million a year ago because of lower global car shipments and one-off items.
20 Jun 2013
Wallenius Wilhelmsen Logistics has named Christopher J. Connor as its new president and CEO, effective June 21.
29 May 2013
Susman Godfrey, an American antitrust litigation firm, has filed a class action against some of the world’s largest maritime vehicle shipping companies, alleging price fixing of carrier services...
08 May 2013
Wilh. Wilhelmsen’s profit fell 27 percent in the first quarter on lower shipping volumes and a less favorable cargo mix.
20 Aug 2012
08 Aug 2012
09 Feb 2012
The rise in the global auto trade is lifting the car carrier industry out of the global recession with far less damage than other shipping sectors have experienced, according Drewry’s Car Carrie
09 Nov 2011
Wilh Wilhelmsen’s third quarter operating profit surged 135 percent to $175 million on strong growth in the Norwegian car carrier’s trade lanes out of Japan and from Europe to China.
02 Aug 2011
Wallenius Wilhelmsen Logistics announced changes on Tuesday in its North American management team.
13 May 2011
23 Mar 2011
The Wilh. Wilhelmsen group took delivery of the first of four new roll-on, roll-off vessels built in Japan. The carrier describes them as the most sophisticated ro-ro vessels ever built.
14 Mar 2011
Wallenius Wilhelmsen Logistics opened a processing center at the Port of Galveston, Texas, for storage and processing of heavy construction, agricultural and mining equipment.
16 Feb 2011
11 Nov 2010
Wilh. Wilhelmsen boosted third quarter earnings 55 percent from a year ago, driven mainly by a strong rebound in ocean car shipments among Asia, Europe and North America.
13 Oct 2010
Wilh Wilhelmsen and Wallenius Lines ordered two new car/truck carriers, signaling a recovery from the deep slump in the ocean car transport market that forced the two companies to lay up and scrap ves
16 Jun 2010
Norway's Wilh. Wilhelmsen raised $228 million from a global share sale ahead of a listing of its ocean car shipping and logistics units.
27 May 2010
The tanker Wilmina was banned from U.S. waters for three years for violations of environmental law, the Coast Guard announced Thursday.