Wan Hai Lines held christening ceremony for “WAN HAI 517″ at CSBC CORP., TAIWAN Kaohsiung shipyard on Jun.19. Mr. Po Ting Chen, Chairman of Wan Hai Lines presided over the ceremony.
There are total 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 first half of 2013.
“WAN HAI 517″ has principal particulars as follows: 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, June 20, 2013