MSC Cordoba

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Name: MSC Cordoba
Owner: Mediterranean Shipping Company S.A.
Operator: Mediterranean Shipping Company S.A.
Port of registry: Monrovia,  Liberia
Ordered: 2005
Builder: Daewoo Mangalia Heavy Industries, Mangalia,  Romania
Yard number: 4,063
Christened: 2008
Completed: 2008
Status: in service
General characteristics
Tonnage: 54,549 DWT
Length: 275 m (902 ft)
Beam: 32 m (105 ft)
Draught: 13.5 m (44 ft)
Draft: 12 m (39 ft)
Depth: 21.5 m (71 ft)
Decks: 8
  • 4 × B&W 7K98MCC diesels
  • combined 39,352 kW (52,772 hp)
Speed: 24-knot (44 km/h; 28 mph)

The MSC Cordoba is a container ship built in 2008 by the Daewoo Mangalia Heavy Industries in Mangalia, Romania and currently operated by Mediterranean Shipping Company S.A. She is the sixth ship delivered to the Swiss company in a series of 12 ordered.[1] The 54,549 DWT ship has a container capacity of 4,860 TEUs.


  1. ^ "DMHI a livrat portcontainerul de 4.860 TEU, "MSC Cordoba"" (in Romanian). Romania Libera. 2008-02-18. Retrieved 2009-02-15. 

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