CMA CGM Marco Polo is modern and high-efficient ultra large container ships built ever with capacity for 16,020 TEU. The container ship was built by Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering under the yard number 4161. The vessel is large, with improved capacity and definitely one of the leaders in the class with modern marine engineering and efficiency of operations. CMA CGM Marco Polo has length of 396.00 m, beam of 53.60 m, depth of 29.90 m and summer draft of 16.00 m. Such large measurements are impressive and definitely from the first sight you can imagine the large engineering development in creating such vessel. CMA CGM Marco Polo has constructed deadweight of 187,625 DWT, gross tonnage of 175,343 GT and net tonnage of 85,361 NT. Such tonnage give capacity of the ship to carry over 16,000 TEU, with improved cargo space in the holds and over the deck. Also on board of the container ship there are capacity for 1,100 plugged-in reefer TEU. According to the increase in transportation of perishable products, the maritime transport is in need of ability to transport reefer containers and CMA CGM Marco Polo satisfy such needs.
The shipbuilders introduced some of their latest technology developments into the giant container vessel. The improved hull shape and the improved bow type decrease the fuel consumption and give more power to the ship. The engineering of CMA CGM Marco Polo is also on top quality, providing high quality and more power. The main engines installed on board are Wartsila 14RT-flex96C with total power of 80,000 kW. The propulsion system is consisted of fixed pitch propeller and single shaft, which allow the vessel to reach service speed of 25.1 knots. On board of the container vessel CMA CGM Marco Polo are installed really power systems of decreasing fuel consumption and CO2 emissions. There are various environmental systems integrated in the main engine and ejection systems
The container ship CMA CGM Marco Polo has IMO number 9454436, MMSI 235095231 and call sign 2FYD5. The ship is operating under the flag of UK.
L x B x D x d: 396.00m x 53.60m x 29.90m x 16.00m
DWT/GT: 187,625 / 175,343
Cargo Capacity: 16,020 TEU
Main Engine: Wartsila 14RT-flex96C
Power: 80,000 kW
Speed: 25.1 kts
Shipbuilder: Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering