Constructed by Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME) shipyard and classed by DNV GL, the vessel, which is 395.4 m long and 59 m wide, has a record-setting capacity of 19,224 Teus. The colossal vessel has a deck area equivalent to four football fields laid end to end and in a single voyage could carry a cargo volume equivalent to 57.7million garments or 2.4 million microwave ovens. Incorporating state of the art technologies such as the electronically controlled modern classic diesel engines, anti-fouling paint and auto pilot systems, MSC Oscar achieves an improved level of efficiency and offers a healthier supply chain.
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