Maersk Line Names World’s Largest Ship – Mærsk McKinney-Møller

Also be sure to read our exclusive article: Maersk Triple-E – A Detailed Look At The World’s Biggest Ship Ane Maersk Mc-Kinney Uggla, chairman of the Moller Foundation, had the honor of naming Maersk Line's first Triple-E containership during a naming ceremony held at the DSME yard in Okpo, South Korea on Friday. The vessel bears the name of the late Mærsk … [Read more...]

Maersk Triple-E – A Detailed Look At The World’s Biggest Ship

Forty-thousand alarm clocks buzzed as one, waking an equal number of workers for work at Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME), the world's second-largest shipyard, just before dawn on Geoje Island, along South Korea's southwest coast. As the sun rose, they marched out for another day's labor at the company's immense dry docks, dominated by the soaring arc of a … [Read more...]

Farewell to Mærsk McKinney-Møller 1913-2012

A long and active life has come to an end, and Denmark has lost one of the few truly international businessmen that this country has produced. For more than 70 years, shipowner Mærsk McKinney-Møller has worked for the company and the country with the purpose of creating additional value and was a leading figure in the working of the company as well as in society. Mærsk … [Read more...]