The container ship
was designed to load 6,500 standard containers.
THE two ships were only built five years apart but they symbolised a seismic change in the way cargo was carried as container ships
The families will argue the 41,507-ton container ship
, owned by Zim Integrated Shipping Services Ltd.
Taipei, April 27, 2011 (CENS) -- In line with the trend in the global shipping market, Evergreen Marine and Yang Ming Marine, Taiwan's two leading shippers, have planned to build large-scale container ships
, according the Chinese-language Economic Daily News (EDN), sister publication of Taiwan Economic News (TEN).
Wartsila, the marine industry s leading provider of innovative products, solutions and services, is to supply its Wartsila X92 main engine for a series of four Post Panamax 9000 TEU container ships
to be built for the Ciner Group, based in Istanbul, Turkey.
The new container ship
fleet will reinforce the contribution of the sixth container terminal, which was inaugurated early this month, to the expansion of Yang Ming's business scale.
4 Billion order to build five 18,000 TEU class and five 14,000 TEU class container ships
from the United Arab Shipping Company (UASC).
CSBC has begun building two 6,600 TEU (twenty-foot-equivalent unit) container ships
ordered by Yangming in the first half, with the works carried out in company's headquarter plant in Kaohsiung City, southern Taiwan; while construction of a 1,800-TEU container ship
ordered by Wan Hai will start the end of this year in Keelung, northern Taiwan.
MSC Sena is due to arrive at Port Qasim on same day.
V Maersk Wyoming sailed out to sea on Monday morning while two more ships C.
Glory is expected to take berth at QICT on Friday, May 6.
Angles is due to arrive at Port Qasim on Saturday, April 16, while another container ship
Maersk Missouri is due to arrive on Sunday, April 11.
Two ships, chemicals carrier pertiwi and container ship
MSC Magali are due to arrive at Port Qasim on same day, while another containers ship Libra Ipanema is due to arrive on Saturday, April 2nd.
Najran sailed out to sea on Wednesday morning, while another container ship
CMA CGM Mazort is expected to sail on same day.
Saudi Hofuf is due to arrive at Port Qasim on same day.