January 22, 2018

Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Ltd.


Delivery of 14000-TEU Containership “MILANO BRIDGE”



Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Ltd., Tokyo, (hereafter called “K” Line) is proud to announce the delivery of “MILANO BRIDGE,” a 14,000-TEU Containership at Hiroshima Shipyard of Imabari Shipbuilding Co., Ltd, Japan on January 18, 2018.


This new ultra-large containership (hereafter called ULCS) is same as the series delivered in 2015 and 1st ship of the 2nd generation. She will be deployed on the Asia-Mediterranean service (MED2) under THE-Alliance. “K” Line has 5 ULCSs scheduled for delivery this year, bringing the total to 10 units.


<Main Particulars>
LOA              365.94 m              DWT                        146,931 MT
Beam             51.20 m               No. of Containers      13,900 TEU
Depth             29.90 m               Flag                        Republic of Panama
Draft              15.50 m               Class                        NK