Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME) has officially christened the World’s Largest Container Ship MSC Oscar with 19224 TEU capacity.
World's Largest Ships and More
Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC) announced the launch of their newest cargo ship MSC Oscar, which when launched in January 2015, will be the largest containership in the world with the capacity of 19,224 TEU.
Rem Eir is the world’s largest LNG powered offshore supply vessel, built by Kleven Verft in Norway. Eir is the fourth PSV delivered from Kleven this year to enter into a Statoil chart.
The world’s largest offshore vessel, Allseas’ platform installation/ removal and pipelay vessel Pieter Schelte, has commenced sea trials near Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering’s shipyard in Okpo, South Korea.
On 20 August 2013, the Mærsk Mc-Kinney Møller – Maersk Line’s first Triple-E vessel and the world’s largest ship – passed under the Great Belt Bridge, Denmark on the ship’s maiden voyage.
The first of the world’s largest container ships – Maersk’s Triple E Vessels is scheduled for delivery in July 2013. Watch the video of the assembling process of the Triple E Vessel in the shipyard.
The title of the world’s largest container ship doesn’t go to a single container ship, but eight ships together hold this title. The Maersk E Class series of eight vessels are the world’s largest container ships. Find out more about these sister ships inside the article.
Emma Maersk is a container vessel which is more commonly known in the maritime fraternity as the biggest cargo ship in the world. A part of the E class fleet of the company, Emma Maersk is one of the best creation that the maritime world has seen.