TCTT Port successfully handled COSCO SHIPPING ROSE with a record draft of 15.8m
COSCO SHIPPING ROSE vessel of COSCO SHIPPING lines with 8 layers of containers stacked on deck and with a record draft up to 15.8m has successfully docked at Tan Cang - Cai Mep Thi Vai Port (TCTT).
The ship COSCO SHIPPING ROSE docked at TCTT Port on August 7, 2022 (Photo: TCTT Port)
At 9:00 am on Sunday, August 7, 2022, Tan Cang - Cai Mep Thi Vai Port (hereinafter referred to as TCTT Port) cooperated with Tan Cang Pilot Company, Tan Cang Maritime Services Company to handle the test successfully and safely when the ship COSCO SHIPPING ROSE docked.
The successful reception of a ship with such a deep draft for the first time docking at TCTT Port has demonstrated the professional portability and system connection strength of Saigon Newport Corporation in the Cai Mep-Thi Vai area. This event once again shows the high trust from COSCO SHIPPING in TCTT Port.
COSCO SHIPPING ROSE has transported more than 6,000 containers with 8 layers of containers stacked on deck and has a record depth of draft up to 15.8m.
Information of the ship COSCO SHIPPING ROSE at Cai Mep (Photo: COSCO SHIPPING provided)
The COSCO SHIPPING ROSE vessel is operated by COSCO SHIPPING / OOCL on the Asia-US service (AWE6 service). AWE6 is a flagship service built by COSCO SHIPPING from May 2021 based on customer needs. The AWE6 service consists of 18 vessels with a capacity of 9,000-14,000TEU, calling at major ports in the Middle East, the Mediterranean region, the East and West coasts of the United States.
This is COSCO SHIPPING's weekly pendulum service with the most vessels and longest voyage journey. The AWE6 service is designed so that ships can double call at Cai Mep and Hai Phong ports per journey.
For the southbound service, crosses the Indian Ocean via Singapore, direct call Khalifa, Abu Dhabi regularly and runs through the Suez Canal. It takes 16 days to reach Piraeus port which is the largest port in the Mediterranean, and provides customers with more options for transportation to the inland region of the Mediterranean through the serried inland transportation services of Piraeus port.
After crossing the Atlantic Ocean from the Mediterranean Sea, the service will keep going to the East coast of the United States, direct call Savannah, Norfolk, New York and Boston and then back to Piraeus.
After returning to Asia, the vessel double calls Cai Mep port again and return to China via Haiphong Port. The vessel will continue to cross the Pacific Ocean and direct call Long Beach and Oakland of the West Coast of USA as the design of eastbound service (named AAC service).
AWE6 service is providing more convenient and stable direct services to customers.
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Source: Phaata.com (According to TCTT Port | COSCO SHIPPING)