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Photographer:lappino [View profile]Title:MADRID MAERSKAdded:Nov 09, 2016
Captured:November 09, 2016IMO:9778791Hits:3,413
Location:Okpo, Korea (South)
Photo Category: Ships Under Construction
Today's update on the first vessel of the new generation of Maersk Triple E container vessels, supposedly bulkier, slower and uglier than the first series (but will prob'ly make more money, so you know who'll get the girl...) :)
Aft superstructure has been installed, and her hull is being completed by adding the fore part. Floating out is still scheduled for beginning of December, I guess.
Vessel Identification
Technical Data
Vessel type:-
Length:399 m
Beam:58 m
Draught:16.3 m

Additional Information
AIS Information
Last known position:
36°8’43.2” N, 5°26’7.2” W
Speed, course (heading):
0kts, 234° (183°)
Arrival:15th Aug 2017
16:00:58 UTC
Last update:
25 seconds ago
Source:AIS (AirNav ShipTrax)

Port history
2017 July 29th, 01:00:32 UTCCnytn>mytpp
2017 July 22nd, 06:50:49 UTCKrpus>cnnpo
2017 July 22nd, 06:50:32 UTCCnnpo>cnytn
2017 July 13th, 13:30:27 UTCHkhkg>cntxg
2017 July 8th, 11:00:51 UTCSgsin>cnyat
2017 July 3rd, 20:00:35 UTCEgsuz>sgsin
2017 June 22nd, 21:00:10 UTCEsalr>egsuz
2017 June 16th, 22:00:17 UTCNlrot>esalr
2017 June 12th, 14:00:35 UTCBeant>nlrot
2017 June 9th, 02:00:36 UTCAntwerp
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Photo Comments (8)

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jan_t on Nov 14, 2016 13:36 (9 months ago)
Oh, dear... The Gcaptain article simply copies the original news and STILL manages to get a lot of things wrong :-) (mixing up rows and bays, hull depth vs on-deck tiers, etc.)
rd77 on Nov 14, 2016 09:45 (9 months ago)
TARBATNESS on Nov 12, 2016 04:36 (9 months ago)
Only been away 2 days and the bow followed by the funnels now fitted.
lappino on Nov 10, 2016 10:15 (9 months ago)
Thanks for the picture, Jan, I guess it doesn't look so bad then... :)


jan_t on Nov 10, 2016 08:45 (9 months ago)
Vald, regarding the bays, it will look something like this:

I prepared this drawing for our weekly newsletter.
lappino on Nov 10, 2016 00:13 (9 months ago)
Jan, at first I had no recollection of entering "Madrid Maersk", but then I checked the entry form and, sure enough... Anyway, the admins have corrected it.

Roy, the 40' bay sequence of 6+13+5 is unusual, and Maersk is the first to try it. On paper, it looks...weird. I will see, anyway.


MO Roy on Nov 09, 2016 15:22 (9 months ago)
Thanks Vlad!,
I'm sure you keep us updated.
Understand that the (40ft) bay sequence will be 6, 13 and 5 for the new ones instead of the 8,10 and 6 for the 'old' ones.
It will be a long walk from the accommodation to the engine-room.
jan_t on Nov 09, 2016 15:14 (9 months ago)
Maersk Madrid? Or did you mean Madrid Maersk?
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