CMA CGM Ivanhoe calls at Dunkerque

By: | at 08:00 PM | Liner Shipping  

The container vessel CMA CGM Ivanhoe, owned by the CMA CGM Group and deployed on the FAL 3 French Asia Line, called at Dunkerque Port’s NFTI container terminal.

Built in 2008 and boasting impressive dimensions (length 350’m, breadth 42.8’m, maximum draught 15’m), this container vessel has a capacity of 9,658 TEU, the largest ever recorded at the NFTI terminal.

NFTI President Jakob Sid’nius said he was, “‘very proud to be hosting this call in a container terminal which underwent numerous developments and improvements during 2008, particularly a 16-hectare extension of the wharf storage area, bringing its total surface area to 50’hectares. This terminal can accommodate three Super-Post Panamax container vessels simultaneously along 1280 linear meters of quay.”