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containerization

[kən‚tā·nə·rə′zā·shən]
(industrial engineering)
The practice of placing cargo in large containers such as truck trailers to facilitate loading on and off ships and railroad flat cars.
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Aponte, President of Mediterranean Shipping Company said, "We are very happy that the first of our new 14,000 TEU container vessels is calling at Jebel Ali, a modern and efficient terminal able to handle such big vessels.
Maersk Line in June also awarded Korea's Hyundai Heavy Industries an order for 18 4,500 TEU container vessels for delivery in 2011-2012.
The SFL Avon was the only container vessel operated in the short term charter market, and in light of the recent upswing in values in the sector the company decided to sell the vessel
Majd has joined Milaha's fleet of container vessels. Picture: Milaha's Twitter page
It is capable of carrying 19100 containers making it the largest container vessel in the world.
Container Vessel MSC Bilbao sailed out to sea on Friday morning while two more ships two more container Vessels priority and Maipo are expected to sail on same day morning.
M2 EQUITYBITES-December 29, 2015-Goldenport Holdings Sells Three Container Vessels
(CSCL) has rolled out ECO-Assistant onto its entire fleet of eight 14,000TEU container vessels, following a successful test of the software on one of these vessels.
IN MERSEY | Today, Stolt Razorbill, a chemical tanker; Motivation D, a container vessel; Ruth Borchard, a container vessel; Navios Hope, a bulk carrier; RMS Veritas, a container vessel; Lisa, a container vessel; and Aasnes, a bulk carrier.
11 August 2017 - Greece-based drybulk and container vessel owner and operator Navios Maritime Partners L.P.
Container vessel Teno and Chemicals carrier Epic Sardina are expected to take berths at Container Terminal and Engro Terminal respectively on Friday, 14th July-2017, While another container vessel Hansa America and Oil tanker Analipsi Lady are dur to arrive at Port Qasim on same day and three more ships C.V CMA CGM Verdi, TG Posseidon and M.T Karachi are due to arrive at Port Qasim on same day and three more ships C.V CMA CGM Verdi, TG Posseidon and M.T Karachi are due to arrive on Saturday, on 15th July-2017 and another container vessel Malta is due to arrive on Sunday (July 16).

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