Port of Baltimore hosts ship naming ceremony for Grande Baltimora

Posted at 12:15 PM, Oct 31, 2017
and last updated 2017-10-31 12:15:46-04

On Tuesday officials with the Maryland Department of Transportation and more gathered for a ship naming ceremony. 

The Grande Baltimora is a pure car & truck carrier with a length of 656 feet, a beam of 106 feet and a service speed of 19 knots. 

Maryland Secretary of State John C. Wobensmith, MDOT MPA Executive Director James J. White, Grimaldi Logistics and Operations Commercial Director Costantino Baldissara, as well as the media got a tour of the ship.