This is ONE’s first delivery this year and the fifth newly built 14,000-TEU magenta containership.
ONE GRUS will be deployed on THE Alliance’s Asia to Europe 5 service, with the port rotation of Leam Chabang, Cai Mep, Singapore, Colombo, Rotterdam, Hamburg, Antwerp, Southampton, Jeddah, Colombo, Singapore and Laem Chabang.
According to the announcement, the ONE GRUS “is equipped with outstanding safety and environmentally friendly capabilities such as structural arrest technology and highly efficient welding technology. ONE GRUS employs a hull form that improves efficiency in cargo loading, which is achieved by minimized engine room space. It also has excellent structural safety due to its crack arrest technology.
The integrated navigation system reduces operators’ workloads, according to ONE, which said a wide window aids berthing and unberthing.