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Old 08-01-2015, 13:26   #1
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Worlds Largest Ship

Worlds largest ship, Pieter Schelte arrives in Holland for the final fit out.

Giant Pieter Schelte Arrives in Rotterdam - gCaptain Maritime & Offshore News
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Old 08-01-2015, 13:36   #2
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Now THAT is a catamaran and a half!
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407 feet wide! (124 m)

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Well, that's the end to THAT debate.
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Does it have enough bridgedeck clearance??
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Did you see the simulations of how its going to dismantle and haul a whole oil drilling platform, including the base, at one time. Incredible.
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