container vessel

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Noun1.container vessel - a cargo ship designed to hold containerized cargoescontainer vessel - a cargo ship designed to hold containerized cargoes; "the weight of the documentation of all the consignments on board a contemporary container ship can exceed 90 pounds"
cargo ship, cargo vessel - a ship designed to carry cargo
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Concurrently, the company has agreed to sell the 1,700 TEU container vessel SFL Avon to an unrelated third party.
IN MERSEY | Today, Nautical Marie, a bulk carrier coming from Korea; X-Press Mulhacen, a container vessel; Max Winner, a container vessel sailing on to Ireland; Wec Vermeer, a container vessel coming from Portugal and sailing on to Greenland; Itea, a container vessel coming from the US and sailing on to Belgium; MSC Sandra, a container vessel coming from France and sailing on to Canada and Hansa Rendsburg, a container vessel coming from the Netherlands.
A Chinese container vessel, operated by China COSCO Shipping Corp, arrived at the deep sea port escorted by Pakistani Navy vessels.
Meanwhile two more ships, General cargo carrier Zi Jing Song and Container vessel CMA CGM Georgia also arrived at outer anchorage of Port Qasim during last 24 hours.
GWADAR -- The first ever Chinese container vessel MS TIGER, loaded with food items, left for Dubai from Gwadar Port yesterday.
Milaha (formerly Qatar Navigation) has acquired its largest container vessel to date, Majd, a 3,768 TEU (twenty foot equivalent unit) vessel.
Greece-based drybulk and container vessel owner and operator Navios Maritime Partners L.
Late last June, on the 26th, the first Neopanamax ship, the container vessel Cosco Shipping Panama, which had sailed from the Piraeus Port in Greece, transited the expanded Panama Canal.
LSE: GPRT) has completed the sale of the 1996-built container vessel 'Fortunate', 1992-built container vessel 'Gitte' and 1992-built container vessel 'Brilliant' to companies 100%-owned by Goldenport Containerships Inc.
At 168m long and almost four times the capacity of most container ships visiting the port, the Calisto sailed into the record books for the largest container vessel ever operated at the Port of Tyne's container terminal in South Shields.
One man died and another went missing Monday after two Japanese fishing boats collided with a Taiwan-registered container vessel in Osaka Bay.
Its 18,000 TEU (20-foot container) capacity is 16% greater (2,500 containers) than today's largest container vessel, Emma ME*rsk.

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