''Ebba Maersk'' is a container ship
owned by the Danish shipping company A. P. Moller-Maersk Group
. She is the fifth of the Mærsk E-class
, and at the time of delivery she and her seven sister ships were among the largest container ships ever built
. She has a total TEU
capacity of 11,000 TEU 14-ton containers by Maersk definition; however, with standard ratings she can hold 14,770 containers.
''Maersk Line'', 1 June 2010. Retrieved: 17 June 2010.
This rating goes by physical space rather than weight. Her beam is , her length , and she has a deadweight tonnage
of 156,907. In May 2010, she was reported with
Ebba Mærsk Beats World Record
''Ing.dk'', 28 May 2010. Retrieved: 28 May 2010.
, the highest equivalent number of any vessel.
In popular culture
In the Daniel Suarez
novel ''Kill Decision'', ''Ebba Maersk'' is taken over by thousands of automated combat drone
s hidden in shipping container
[Daniel Suarez, ''Kill Decision'', Chapter 28 ff. . Published by Dutton Adult (July 19, 2012)]
Category:Ships of the Maersk Line
Category:Ships built in Odense
Category:Merchant ships of Denmark