“K” Line Takes Delivery of 14000-TEU Containership ‘Milano Bridge’

(Image Courtesy: "K" Line)

Tokyo-based Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha Ltd (“K” Line) on Monday announced the delivery of ‘Milano Bridge’, a 14,000-TEU Containership at Hiroshima Shipyard of Imabari Shipbuilding Co., Ltd, Japan on January 18, 2018. The 146,931 dwt Milano Bridge is Class NK, Panama-flagged vessel.

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

Sea News, January 22