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World’s Largest Container Ship

CSCL GlobeIn November, the South Korean shipbuilders Hyundai Heavy Industries Co (HHI) delivered the world’s largest container ship, the CSCL Globe, the first of five 19,000 teu container ships ordered by the China Shipping Container Lines in May, 2013.

The ship is 400m long, 58.6m wide and 30.5m in depth, and she will be used on the Asia-Europe service.

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Massive Night Search for Lone Yachtsman

HMS St AlbansThree lifeboats, two search and rescue helicopters and a Royal Navy destroyer were involved in an operation at night to find a lone yachtsman in trouble in the English Channel on Oct 6-7.

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Haiti Wreck ‘is not the Santa Maria’

Haiti diveA UNESCO mission has concluded that a shipwreck near Haiti, cannot have been the flagship of Christopher Columbus on his first voyage to America.

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Alert Over Nuclear Waste Ship

ParidaA cargo ship carrying nuclear waste encased in concrete caught fire near an oil platform in the North Sea and had to be towed to safety.

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‘Ordering a Little Less is the Way Forward’

MaerskMaking money by investing in ships on speculation is limited, despite the fact that prices of ships are pretty low, according to Nils Smedegaard Andersen, chief executive of the Danish shipping company AP Møller- Mærsk.

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World’s Largest Cruise Ship in Solent

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Oasis of the SeasThe largest cruise ship in the world, the Oasis of the Seas, 225,282gt, (pictured) called at Southampton on Oct 15, her first visit to a British port.

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