Madrid Maersk Lands at First Northern European Dock

The largest containership to ever visit northern Europe arrived at the Port of Felixstowe earlier this week as part of its maiden voyage from China.

The 20,568 TEU Madrid Maersk arrived in Felixstowe on Tuesday marking its first port call in North Europe as part of the 2M’s AE2 service from Asia to Europe. While at the port, crews were expected to unload over 6,000 TEU loaded in China and Malaysia for the UK…

❝ Here’s Madrid Maersk departing Felixstowe on June 8 with the assistance of four tugs…

Cripes! The first of eleven to be built for Maersk.

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