Video: Stress and effect on a vessel in severe weather conditions

By Curious

An amateur video aboard container ship Skagen Maersk shows the stress and effect on the vessel in severe weather conditions.


The video footage is recorded during passage from Suez Canal to Singapore in June 2008.

The Skagen Maersk is 110.387-dwt Denmark-flagged containership, built in 1999 in Odense Steel Shipyard Ltd., Denmark. The ship has the capacity to transfer cargo of 6600 twenty-foot equivalent units. The vessel is owned and managed by MAERSK LINE A/S.