The largest ship ever to enter the Thames arrived at DP World London Gateway, the UK’s new deepwater container port. The 397-metre-long, 56-metre-wide Edith Maersk has a draught of 16 metres and carries up to 15,500 TEU (twenty-foot equivalent units). Watch an amazing time-lapse video of the ship.
Until now you have seen champagne bottles smashed against ships’ hulls during ship launching ceremonies. But now watch this video of champagne fans taking revenge by breaking a boat by smashing it against the world’s largest bottle.
Floating cogeneration plants can easily be relocated and are, therefore, an ideal solution for power and water production on an interim basis, as they can be connected to the grid to alleviate local power and water shortages where and when needed.
The world’s largest offshore vessel, Allseas’ platform installation/ removal and pipelay vessel Pieter Schelte, has commenced sea trials near Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering’s shipyard in Okpo, South Korea.
Fully equipped at its full height of 18 decks, the individual mega-blocks of Royal Caribbean’s Anthem of the Seas are floated into the massive building hall to be connected to construct the smartest ship in the world.