March 16 - From this month, Hartmann Project Line is a new regular scheduled service offering a breakbulk and project cargo liner operation connecting Australasia with the North American continent.

Hartmann Project Line is a collaborative venture between several companies of the Hartmann Group, utilising the knowledge and experience of Hartmann's ship owning, ship managing and commercial management companies.

The new service deploys modern multipurpose tweendeck vessels with capacities between 16,000 and 25,000 dwt and up to 240 tonnes lifting capacity.

The vessels are owned by Hartmann Group affiliate Intership Navigation; the service's commercial management is undertaken by HSA Chartering.

More details to follow.