Wednesday, September 15, 2021
ever ace

New World’s Biggest Containership Makes Maiden Call in the UK

The Ever Ace, the unofficial new title holder for the rank of the world’s largest container ship, has made its maiden call in the United Kingdom. Operated by Taiwanese line...

23 hours ago
Total Views: 7481

Monday, August 19, 2019
MSC Gulsun

World’s Largest Containership Completes Maiden Voyage from China to Europe

The world’s largest containership, MSC Gülsün, has completed its maiden voyage from Asia to Europe, its MSC Mediterranean Shipping Company said Monday.  AIS ship tracking data shows the MSC Gülsün has arrived in...

August 19, 2019
Total Views: 51

Friday, March 29, 2019
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Maritime News

World’s Biggest Boxships Will Be Fitted with Scrubbers

Hyundai Merchant Marine will fit its 23,000 TEU megaships with exhaust gas cleaning systems to meet the International Maritime Organization’s low sulphur fuel regulations. South Korea’s number one shipping line...

March 29, 2019
Total Views: 29

Monday, May 15, 2017

OOCL Hong Kong Breaks 21,000 TEU Mark, Becoming ‘World’s Largest Containership’

Less than two months after the MOL Triumph earned the title of the world’s largest containership by carrying capacity as the first ship to cross the 20,000 TEU mark, a...

May 15, 2017
Total Views: 313

Tuesday, May 2, 2017
madrid maersk triple-e

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: 209

Wednesday, May 27, 2015
Maritime News

Five ‘World’s Largest Containership’ Titleholders SPOTD

Today’s ship photos are of five containerships that were once considered the world’s largest by TEU carrying capacity. The list starts with the mighty Emma Maersk, part of the Mearsk E-Class,...

May 27, 2015
Total Views: 6

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

Monday, March 2, 2015

MOL Orders Record-Breaking 20,150 TEU Capacity Containerships

Mitsui O.S.K. Lines has entered into a contract with Samsung Heavy Industries for the construction of four 20,150 TEU capacity Ultra Large Container Carriers.

March 2, 2015
Total Views: 4

Friday, January 30, 2015
Maritime News

Japanese Shipbuilder Secures Orders for Record 20,000 TEU Containerships

Japanese shipbuilder Imabari Shipbuilding Co., Ltd. says it has secured newbuilding orders for 11 containerships with a TEU capacity of 20,000, marking the first-ever orders for ships that size.

January 30, 2015
Total Views: 559

Friday, December 19, 2014
Maritime News

MSC Containership to Edge Out CSCL Globe as World’s Biggest Boxship

The battle over the title of world's biggest boxship continues with Mediterranean Shipping Company announcing the upcoming delivery of the MSC Oscar, a 19,224 TEU capacity containership.

December 19, 2014
Total Views: 27

Thursday, November 20, 2014

World’s Largest Containership Also Sets Record for Largest Engine Ever

With a capacity to carry 19,000 TEUs, the recently named MV CSCL Globe is the world’s largest containership by cargo capacity. But that’s not all it’s known for. The newbuild...

November 20, 2014
Total Views: 1890

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: 175