UASC A14 and A18 Class Container Vessels in operation

UASC A14
UASC A14

Alternate Project Manager and Designer as Senior Consultant to TECHNOLOG services GmbH for UASC A14 and A18 Class Container Vessels

On behalf of UASC United Arab Shipping Company TECHNOLOG services© was elaborating the concept design for the ordered total number of 17 Super Large Container Vessels (SLCV’s) called UASC A14-Class with more than 14.000 TEU and UASC A18-Class with more than 18.000 TEU.

This developed new type of vessels is focusing on fuel efficient energy machinery plants and propulsion systems as well as on maximum container intake to achieve best possible economical results.

Extensive cost-benefit analyses have been carried out and finally the RFT (Request for Tender) was mutual established by the project team consisting of senior experts from UASC and TECHNOLOG. The TECHNOLOG experts work always as consultant until final contract signing.

Ship Data

Main Characteristics:

UASC A14-Class SLCV

Length Overall: 368.00 m
Lpp: 352.00 m
Beam max.: 51.00 m
Depth Main Deck: 30.35 m
Draft scantling: 15.50 m
Operation speed: 12 kn to 18 kn
Speed full loaded: 22 kn
Main Engine: 9S90ME-C10.2
Container Capacity: far above 14000 TEU

Main Characteristics:

UASC A18-Class SLCV

Length Overall: 400.00 m
Lpp: 352.00 m
Beam max.: 58.60 m
Depth Main Deck: 30.60 m
Draft scantling: 16.00 m
Operation speed: 12 kn to 18 kn
Speed full loaded: 22 kn
Main Engine: 10S90ME-C10.2
Container Capacity: far above 18000 TEU