First 20,000 TEU ‘Megaship’ Docks in UK

May 12, 2017

The 20,170 teu MOL Triumph became the largest ship to ever visit the UK when it docked at the port of Southampton this week. MOL Triumph is the first in a new breed of ultra large container vessels (ULCV), or so-called’megaships’, entering service this year with capacity to carry more than 20,000 twenty-foot. It was delivered to Japanese container shipping company, Mitsui O.S.K. Lines’ (MOL), back in March.

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