MSC receives world’s largest container ship MSC Gulsun from SHI

Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI) has delivered the world’s largest container ship to MSC Shipping company.

The vessel can carry twenty-foot equivalent units (TEU) up to 23,756 a moment.

MSC Gulsun is the first ship of the TEU class to arrive from a batch of six ordered in September 2017 by Swiss-based MSC.

The container ship, which is 400 m long, is 61,5 m wide and 33,2 m high. It is equipped with a contemporary intelligent dispensing scheme and exhaust gas cleaning systems that remove exhaust emissions from particulate matter after combustion of diesel.


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