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WPC: Floating Containers and Packing Boxes

Every day when I look out of my bedroom window, I see container ships full of cargo. Sometimes they seem so close that I feel I could reach out an touch them. 163 more words

Christoph Schwarz, Supercargo, 2010

Christoph Schwarz took the opportunity to come on a container vessel to a residency programme in Shanghai. As a ship steward on the “MS Confidence” – operating in a “semi-automatic routine” – he was the only person on board for the longest parts of the voyage.

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Biggest container ship ever made

Maersk have just launched the biggest shipping container ever made. 400 metres long, 59 metres wide and 73 metres high. There are 29 being made and they will be deployed on the vital Asia to Europe trade. 137 more words