Ever Given Crew Arrested, Nike Owner a Satanist, Infant Thrown Into Rio Grande Rescued.
Ever Given[a] is a Golden-class container ship, one of the largest in the world. The ship is owned by Shoei Kisen Kaisha. A shipowning and leasing subsidiary of the large Japanese shipbuilding company Imabari Shipbuilding. It is time chartered and operated by container transportation and shipping company Evergreen Marine. Headquartered in Luzhu District, Taoyuan City, Taiwan. Ever Given is registered in Panama. Its technical management is the responsibility of the German ship management company Bernhard Schulte Shipmanagement (BSM).
Ever Given Ran Aground in Suez Canal, Blocking it.
On 23 March 2021. While traveling from Tanjung Pelepas in Malaysia to Rotterdam in the Netherlands. The ship ran aground in the Suez Canal, blocking it. The ship remained in place for six days before salvage crews freed it on 29 March 2021.
Ever Given (IMO 9811000) is one of 13 container ships built to the Imabari 20000 design. Developed by Imabari Shipbuilding. 11 of which have been chartered by Evergreen Marine with names starting with Ever G—. The ship was laid down on 25 December 2015. It was launched on 9 May 2018 and completed on 25 September 2018. It is Evergreen’s second ship to be named Ever Given; the first one (IMO 8320901) was built in 1986 and has since been broken up.
As with most large container ships, the main engine is a low-speed two-stroke diesel. It is an 11-cylinder straight engine, license-manufactured Mitsui–MAN B&W 11G95ME-C9. Coupled to a fixed-pitch propeller. It is rated at 59,300 kW (79,500 horsepower) at 79 rpm. It gives the vessel a service speed of 22.8 knots (42.2 km/h; 26.2 mph). For maneuvering in ports, Ever Given has two 2,500 kW (3,400 hp) bow thrusters. The ship’s container capacity is 20,124 TEU.[5