Fourth 11,000 TEU SAVER Joins Seaspan

Hong Kong-based ship owner and manager Seaspan Corporation has added to its fleet another 11,000 TEU boxship newbuilding, MSC Madhu B.

The 330-meter-long ship will commence a bareboat charter with Switzerland-based Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC) for a
period of seventeen years.

Upon completion of the bareboat charter period, MSC is to buy the vessel, which flies the flag of Madeira, for a pre-determined amount.

Constructed at Hanjin Subic shipyard in the Phillippines, MSC Madhu B is Seaspan’s fourth 11,000 TEU SAVER design containership in a series of five ships under bareboat charter to MSC. This is also Seaspan’s fifth vessel delivery in 2017.

Back in September 2017, Seaspan took delivery of the third SAVER vessel, MSC Nitya B.

Seaspan’s managed fleet comprises 110 containerships and the operating fleet 89 vessels.

Share this article

Follow World Maritime News

In Depth>

Events>

<< Jan 2020 >>
MTWTFSS
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
13 14 15 16 17 18 19
20 21 22 23 24 25 26
27 28 29 30 31 1 2

The 9th Annual Event Green Shiptech China Congress 2020

The 9th Annual Event- Green Shiptech China Congress 2020 will be held on next…

read more >

Maritime Reconnaissance and Surveillance Technology

As varied threats in the Mediterranean Sea continue to proliferate, the need to advance…

read more >

2nd GREENTECH IN SHIPPING GLOBAL FORUM

Forum you will find out from the regulators, government bodies and major ports’ representatives what the near…

read more >

7th Annual Arctic Exchange

Every year the Exchange invites delegates from across the globe to come together to listen to key senior management teams…

read more >