Christening Ceremony for New Addition to Wan Hai’s Fleet

Christening Ceremony for New Addition to Wan Hai's Fleet

Wan Hai Lines held a christening ceremony for the latest addition to its fleet, a 4,680 TEU container ship “WAN HAI 516″. The ceremony was organized at CSBC CORP., TAIWAN Kaohsiung shipyard on April 10th, Mr. Po Ting Chen, Chairman of Wan Hai Lines presided over the ceremony.

There is a total of 14 vessels ordered by Wan Hai to CSBC Corp, including four 1,800 TEUs, four 1,000 TEUs and six 4,500 TEUs which will be delivered in the first half of 2013.

“WAN HAI 516″ has the following particulars: maximum loading capacity is 4,680 TEU, length over all 259 meters; draft 12.8 meters; 57,830 dead weight and 23.2 nautical miles max cruising speed.

The containerized vessel is equipped with the latest and most advanced naval technologies in order to guarantee quality services to both Wan Hai’s network and the customers.

Wan Hai Lines, April 10, 2013

Share this article

Follow World Maritime News

In Depth>


<< Oct 2016 >>
26 27 28 29 30 1 2
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
10 11 12 13 14 15 16
17 18 19 20 21 22 23
24 25 26 27 28 29 30
31 1 2 3 4 5 6

Seatrade Maritime Middle East 2016

Seatrade Maritime Middle East – the maritime meeting place for the Middle East – returns this year under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh…

read more >

Danish Maritime Days 2016

At this year’s Danish Maritime Days, four themes will highlight some of the most important challenges and opportunities which the global…

read more >


SHIPTEC CHINA builds up itself into a more outstanding, influential and well-reputed maritime event in northern China…

read more >

Danish Maritime Technology Conference 2016

A part of Danish Maritime Days 

For the first half of 2016, the key buzzword of the maritime industry have been ‘The Fourth Industrial Revolution’. The global maritime industry stands in the midst of a market with changing dynamics, where emerging technologies give endless possibilities with an unprecedented processing power.

The emerging technologies have opened up for new products and services that increase efficiency through the entire maritime value chain. The Danish Maritime Technology Conference looks at the key drivers emerging in and from the Fourth Industrial Revolution – the technologies, the products and the services that leads this market change.

The new waves of accelerating technological development require new forms of conducting agile business, given the speed at which innovation and disruption takes place. Members of Danish Maritime are global market leaders within the maritime industry, and together with specialists they will discuss their core challenges and present their solutions to a game changing market.

More info

read more >