Tuesday, May 2, 2017
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Madrid Maersk, the Latest World’s Biggest Containership, Enters Service in China

The latest ultra-large container vessel (ULCV) to wear the crown for the title of the ‘world’s largest containership’, and one of the first vessels to surpass the 20,000 mark, has...

May 2, 2017
Total Views: 210

Wednesday, April 12, 2017
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Latest ‘World’s Largest Containership’ Delivered to Maersk Line

Just two weeks after the delivery of the first containership to surpass the 20,000 TEU mark, the record for the world’s largest containership has been broken yet again with the delivery of the...

April 12, 2017
Total Views: 2447

Wednesday, November 9, 2016

Maersk’s Second Generation Triple-E’s Could Carry 20,000 TEU

By Mike Wackett (The Loadstar) – Maersk Line’s 11 second generation Triple-E class vessels, due to be delivered from April next year through to May 2018, could become the first...

November 9, 2016
Total Views: 124

Thursday, December 3, 2015

Maersk’s final newly enlarged vessel is set for return to work, but will Maersk cut capacity next year?

By Mike Wackett (TheLoadStar) Since the launch of its vessel upgrade programme in 2011, with the conversion of 17 of its S Class 8,200 teu ships to 9,600 teu, Maersk Line...

December 3, 2015
Total Views: 82

Friday, November 13, 2015
Maritime News

Raw Video: Triple-E Maersk Mc-Kinney Moller Arrives in Gale Force Winds

ShippingTV: With the wind gusting up to 44 knots as she comes alongside, Maersk Mc-kinney Moller needs 4 tugs to berth safely at the Port of Felixstowe, around noon, 13th...

November 13, 2015
Total Views: 17

Wednesday, October 28, 2015

Maersk Lays-Up Triple-E as Idled Fleet Closes On One Million Teu

By Mike Wackett, The Loadstar The withdrawal of services during the winter slack season will, in the next few weeks, propel laid-up cellular capacity past the million-teu watershed to its...

October 28, 2015
Total Views: 53

Monday, October 12, 2015
Maritime News

Record Load: Watch Maersk Triple-E Leave Port with 17,152 TEU

The Triple-E containership Madison Maersk leaves the Port of Rotterdam carrying 17,152 TEU – a record according to Maersk. Maersk says the vessel also had a record number of 298...

October 12, 2015
Total Views: 13

Wednesday, July 15, 2015

Ship Photos of the Day – MV Marchen Maersk, Triple-E #19

Maersk Line this week christened its newest giant Triple-E containership, MV Marchen Maersk, during a ceremony in Felixstowe. Marchen Maersk is the 19th Triple-E to set sail since the delivery...

July 15, 2015
Total Views: 3

Wednesday, July 8, 2015
Maritime News

ABS to Class Maersk’s ‘New’ Triple-E

  International classification society ABS has been selected to class 11 ultra-large containerships (ULCs) for Denmark’s Maersk Line A/S. Maersk ordered the 19,630 TEU ships from Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine...

July 8, 2015
Total Views: 43

Wednesday, June 3, 2015
Ship Design

Maersk Signs $1.8B Deal With DSME

Maersk Line, a unit in shipping and oil group A.P. Moller-Maersk, said on Tuesday it had ordered 11 ultra-large container vessels from South Korea's Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering Co (DSME) .

June 3, 2015
Total Views: 90

Monday, April 6, 2015
Maritime News

Watch: Parking a Triple-E at Felixstowe – Tug’s Perspective

This two-part series comes to us from Shipping TV‘s Chris Gosling who was aboard the tug Svitzer Stanford for the maiden call of the Triple-E containership Matz Maersk at the...

April 6, 2015
Total Views: 18

Thursday, March 5, 2015

World’s Biggest Containership Title Shifts Monthly as Rates Fall

This is how much size matters in the shipping industry: Bragging rights for the world’s largest container ship have changed hands four times in as many months - - and will soon shift again.

March 5, 2015
Total Views: 4

Friday, February 27, 2015
Maritime News

Time-Lapse: River Thames Record-Holder MV Munkebo Maersk Docks at London Gateway

On February 26th, the Triple-E class MV Munkebo Maersk became the largest ship ever to navigate the River Thames.

February 27, 2015
Total Views: 10

Thursday, December 4, 2014
Maritime News

Watch: The Best Triple-E Lego Kit Construction Time-Lapse On the Internet

Check out this awesome time-lapse showing the construction of a Triple-E (lego kit) at the LSME shipyard (that would be Lego Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering).

December 4, 2014
Total Views: 37

Tuesday, November 18, 2014

CSCL Globe – Introducing the New World’s Largest Containership

Move over Triple-E's, there's a new big dog in town.

November 18, 2014
Total Views: 201

Tuesday, October 28, 2014

Video: Life Aboard One of the Biggest Container Ships in the World

We saw a short clip of this video earlier this month along with a New York Times feature article, “Aboard a Cargo Colossus“, so consider this the extended version with interviews with the...

October 28, 2014
Total Views: 337

Friday, October 10, 2014

Photos and Video: Danish Special Forces Storm Maersk Triple-E in Anti-Piracy Raid… Training

A Maersk Triple-E containership played host recently to a Royal Danish Navy anti-piracy training exercise in preparation for real anti-piracy missions in the Gulf of Aden, where Danish troops are...

October 10, 2014
Total Views: 139

Saturday, October 4, 2014

NYT Feature – Aboard a Cargo Colossus

Here’s a clip from an interesting article featured on the New York Times website this week about life aboard one of the world’s largest cargo ships. The video above and article highlights...

October 4, 2014
Total Views: 16

Thursday, September 18, 2014
Maersk Triple-E Ship at night
Maritime News

China Set to Claim Lead for Biggest Containership by a Meter

By Clement Tan and Kyunghee Park Sept. 18 (Bloomberg) — In shipping these days, bigger is better. Even if it’s just one meter. China Shipping Container Lines Co. is ready...

September 18, 2014
Total Views: 4

Tuesday, August 19, 2014

Watch: Triple-E Leaves Port With World Record Load

On July 21, 2014, the MV Mary Maersk departed Algeciras, Spain with a world record 17,603 twenty-foot equivalent units (TEU), the most TEU's ever loaded onto a single vessel.

August 19, 2014
Total Views: 75