The Hard Facts

Get in-depth, background information on the Triple-E. Dive into key facts about the energy efficiency, economy of scale and environmental improvements.
The world's largest ship

Maersk launches the world’s largest, most efficient ship. At 400 metres in length, the Triple-E is a giant in the shipping...

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Full bodied Triple-E saves energy and creates space

Imagine a space large enough to accommodate 18,000 containers, each the size of a removal van – parked end to end, they would form a 110-km line of traffic...

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Emissions

Triple-E to cut CO2 emissions in half. Its size is remarkable, but this is not the Triple-E’s true claim to fame...

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Cradle-to-Cradle

Improved vessel recycling and reuse with new ‘passport’ The Triple-E will set new standards in ship…

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Turning waste heat into energy

– and cutting CO2 emissions at the same time The Triple-E is the latest in a…

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Efficient propulsion

Triple-E ship has greater fuel efficiency due to two-propeller system Maersk Line’s Triple-E may be the…

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Capacity management

Keeping the fragile balance between supply and demand From Busan in South Korea to Gothenburg in…

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