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Oasis of the Seas is the Largest Cruise Ship

Date Added: January 29, 2009 03:05:25 AM
Author: Viliyana Filipova
Category: Recreation & Sports: Travel: Tours
The cruise ship Oasis of the Seas is project of Caribbean Cruises, which is now in process of building and will be launched in December 2009. This is the ship called project Genesis and will make the company Caribbean Cruises owning 2 of the largest cruise ships of the world. The ship Oasis of the Seas is large and spaceful and will have enough space for 5,400 passengers, which is absolute record in ship-building till this moment. The length of Oasis of the Seas will be 360.00 meters and the beam will be 47.00 meters. The measurements of the cruise ship are really large, which are giving a deadweight of 220,000 metric tons. The main engines of the ship will be Wartsila V12 with full power of 2x17,500 horse powers, which is enought for the cruise ship to realize a maximum speed of 21.2 knots, while the crusiing speed will be 20.4 knots. Together with the main engine also the generators Asea Brown Boveri Azipod, will create power of 3x20 MW, which will be enough for the whole entertainment and other equippment on board of Oasis of the Seas. The ship Oasis of the Seas is really beautiful and spaceful, which will gives nice and beautiful cruise for every guest on board. The luxury of Cruise Ships with the brand of Caribbean Cruises is really with big value, which will be best proved with the project Genesis, which is the first name of this cruise ship. Oasis of the Seas is now iin process of building in the shipyard of Aker Yards in Turku, Finland. Even in process of building and in terrible looking many pictures were made of the rude model of the vessel. This will be the real pearl in the community of largest Cruise Ships of the world. The maiden voyage of the cruise ship Oasis of the Seas is planned for 12th December, 2009. This is the moment which all lovers of cruising really dream about. The ship is only a little prove for developing of ship building of the world. Together with other wonders of waters, just like on of the largest Yachts, called Eclipse, which was launched these days will create the new face of modern luxury shipping. Really the cruise ship Oasis of the Seas will get more popularity even than ships like Titanik and Queen Elizabeth 2.

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