HONG KONG, CHINA – July 21, 2008 /CNW/ – Seaspan Corporation (NYSE:SSW) plans to release its financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2008 on Wednesday, July 30, 2008 after the market close.
Seaspan plans to host a conference call for all shareholders and interested parties at 5 p.m. Eastern Time to discuss the results.
Conference Call and Webcast Information:
Date of Conference Call: Wednesday, July 30, 2008
Scheduled Time: 05:00 p.m. ET / 04:00 p.m. CT / 03:00 p.m. MT / 02:00 p.m. PT
Participant Toll Free Dial In #: 1-877-397-0297
International Dial In #: 1-719-325-4869
The conference call will also be broadcast live over the Internet and include a slide presentation. To access the live webcast and slide presentation, go to www.seaspancorp.com and click on "Investor Relations" then "Events & Presentations" for the link. The webcast and slides will be archived on the site for one year.
A replay of the conference call will also be available from 9:00 p.m. ET on July 30, 2008 through to 11:59 p.m. ET on August 13, 2008. The replay telephone numbers are: 1-888-203-1112 or 1-719-457-0820 and the replay passcode is: 1492176.
Seaspan owns containerships and charters them pursuant to long-term fixed-rate charters. Seaspan's fleet of 68 containerships consists of 30 existing containerships and 38 to be delivered over approximately the next three years. The 38 vessels that Seaspan has contracted to purchase are already committed to long-term time charters averaging approximately 11 years in duration from delivery. Seaspan's operating fleet of 30 vessels has an average age of approximately five years with an average remaining charter period of approximately seven years. Seaspan's customer base consists of seven of the largest liner companies, including China Shipping Container Lines, A.P. Moller-Maersk, Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Hapag-Lloyd, Coscon, K-Line and CSAV.
Seaspan's common shares are listed on The New York Stock Exchange under the symbol "SSW".