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Tag: MSC Fabiola

March 23, 2012 | 2:17 pm

Time Lapse Video of Huge Container Ship Making Turn at Port of Oakland

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Yesterday we were all agog over the MSC Fabiola, the largest container ship ever to dock in a North American port, paying a call to the Port of Oakland. From the Port of Oakland, watch this time-lapse video of “tug boats powerfully guid(ing) this massive vessel in the turning basin, before it departs for Asia.” […]

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Video, Photos: Largest Container Ship to Ever Call on North American Port Docks in Oakland

March 22, 2012 | 12:04 pm

Video, Photos: Largest Container Ship to Ever Call on North American Port Docks in Oakland

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What does roughly 322,000,000 pounds floating on water look like? Here, watch as it eclipses a view of Alcatraz… That’s the “largest container ship ever to call any seaport in North America,” according to the Port of Oakland, where the MSC Fabiola tied up yesterday. The port says: The MSC Fabiola is a “12,562 TEU […]

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