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Vessels that went down in history of Klaipeda Seaport: TOP 10

2018 07 13
Vessels that went down in history of Klaipeda Seaport: TOP 10

On the 8 th of July Klaipeda Seaport accommodated the vessel that was included in the list of the most impressive vessels ever visiting Klaipeda Seaport. The container ship "MSC Topaz" is the largest and the longest vessel that has ever entered Klaipeda Seaport. Her length overall is 366 metres and her breadth is 48 metres. This vessel is not the only one enlisted in the top the most impressive vessels accommodated by Klaipeda Seaport.

TOP 10 of the most exclusive vessels

1. The largest container ship. "MSC Topaz". Her length overall is 366 metres, her breadth is 48,2 metres and the carrying capacity reaches up to 13  100 TEU. The container ship was berthed at the quays of JSC "Klaipedos Smeltė".

2. Vessel that carried out the largest cargo from Klaipeda Seaport. The crude oil tanker "Nordic Passat" carried 109 995 tons of crude oil from Klaipeda Seaport. Her length overall is 294 metres and her breadth is 50 metres. The tanker was loaded at the quays of SC "Klaipedos nafta".
3. The largest cruise vessel. The cruise liner "Celebrity Eclipse". Her length overall is 317 metres, her breadth is 37 metres. The liner, capable to accommodate 2800 passengers, berthed in Klaipeda Cruise Vessel terminal.
4. The most impressive vessel. Vessel "WINDLIFT1" designated for installation and maintenance of wind turbines in the open sea. The vessel was built at the SC Western Baltic Shipyard.

5. The largest vehicles carrier. Vessel "Hoegh Delhi". Her length overall is 199,9 metres, her breadth is 32,26 metres. The vessel capable to carry 6500 vehicle berthed at the quays of JCS Klaipeda Container Terminal.
6. The only floating LNG storage and regasification unit in Lithuania. Vessel "Independence" Her length is 294 metres, breadth is 46 metres, annual terminal capacity is up to 4 billion cubic metres. The operator of the terminal is SC "Klaipedos nafta".
7. Didžiausios talpos sausakrūvis laivas "Venus Horizon". Ilgis – 235 m, plotis – 38 m, DWT 95 755 t.  Laivas pakrautas UAB Klaipėdos jūrų krovos kompanijoje "Bega".
8. The bulk carrier with the most abundant fertiliser cargo. Fertilizer carrier "Agios Makarios" carried 77,8 thou. tn of fertilizers from Klaipeda Seaport. Her length overall is 227 metres, her breadth is 43 metres. The vessel was loaded at the quays of SC Klaipeda Stevedoring Company (KLASCO).
9. Vessel that carried out the most abundant amount of grain. Vessel "Piera" carried out  74 000 tons of grain. The vessel is 229,5 metres in length and 38 metres in breadth. The vessel was loaded at the quay of JSC Klaipeda Stevedoring Company "Bega".
10. Vessel that carried out the most abundant amount of bulk iron ore. Vessel "Tana Siera" carried out 77 198 tn of cargo. The length of the vessel is 229,5 metres, the breadth is 38 metres. The vessel was loaded at the quays of SC Klaipeda Stevedoring Company (KLASCO).

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