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CMA CGM Champs Elysees joins fleet: Second 23 000 TEU container vessel to be powered by LNG

Christian Fernsby |
The CMA CGM Champs Elysees has joined CMA CGM Group’s fleet as well as the CMA CGM Jacques Saade, the Group’s new flagship, the world’s largest container vessel powered by liquefied natural gas (LNG).

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LNG is the most advanced solution when it comes to preserving air quality. It enables a 99% reduction in sulfur dioxide and fine particle emissions.

In addition to LNG engines, these vessels feature state of the art technologies, with a cockpit featuring the latest digital onboard technology to assist the captain and crew, especially during port maneuvers; or a straight bow with integrated bulb, rudder and propeller with a redefined design that improves their hydrodynamics.

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