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World’s largest container vessel in Gothenburg

Aug 27, 2013

Early this morning the world’s largest container vessel, the Mc-Kinney Møller, arrived to the container terminal in Gothenburg.

The Mc-Kinney Møller was the first of twenty Triple E-vessels to be delivered to Maersk Lines. The vessel is 400 meters long, 59 meters wide, 73 meter high and has the capacity of 18 000 20-fots containers.

Consilium is proud to be the chosen supplier of the fire detection system, Salwico Cargo, to all twenty vessels. The fire detection system on the Mc-Kinney Møller includes 340 loop units.