Mighty visitor highlights container capability
The 211m vessel has a maximum carrying capacity of 2700TEU’s (twenty-foot-equivalent units) and carries cargo such as solar equipment, chemicals, fertilisers and stockfeed.
NSS’s investment in shore cranes has given container shipping lines surety of its capability to service these vessels in an efficient manner, with economic flow-on effects created throughout the region.
The Ariana 1812N will make regular calls at the Port of Townsville before travelling to Kaohsiung, Taiwan and Shanghai, China.
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