The world's largest ultra-large container ship is delivered in Shanghai
- The ship has a total length of 399.99 meters and a carrying capacity of 24,004TEU. It is a super large container ship in the world
On June 22, 2022, the first 24,000TEU ultra-large container ship "Ever Alot" built by Hudong Zhonghua Shipbuilding Group Co., Ltd., a subsidiary of China State Shipbuilding Corporation, was signed and delivered for Evergreen Shipping. This is also the first ship in China. The world's largest container ship designed and built independently.
The ship is independently designed by Hudong Zhonghua and has completely independent intellectual property rights. The ship is classified by the American Bureau of Shipping and will serve the route from the Far East to Europe after it is put into operation. The total length of the ship is 399.99 meters, which is more than 60 meters longer than the current largest aircraft carrier in the world; the width is 61.5 meters, the deck area is 24,000 square meters, which is equivalent to 3.5 standard football fields; the depth of the cargo compartment is 33.2 meters, which can carry 240,000 tons of cargo. It can load more than 24,000 standard containers at a time, and the maximum stacking layer can reach 25 layers, which is equivalent to the height of 22 floors.Editor/Ma Xue