Tuesday, 08 May 2012 Norwegian Cruise Line executives and officials from Meyer Werfttook part in the Keel Laying Ceremony of Norwegian Breakaway at theship yard in Papenburg, Germany on Friday, May 4. During theofficial ceremony, the first of 73 blocks that will comprise the144,000 gross ton vessel was lifted into the covered building dock,marking the start of the block assembly. In the dock, Kevin Sheehan, Norwegian Cruise Line s chiefexecutive officer, laid the traditional "lucky coin," before the350-ton first block was placed by the 800-ton crane. A specialcommemorative coin was created to celebrate the day s activities.A virtual version of the coin will be available tonight at 9 pm ETon the line s Facebook page for fans to see and share with theirfriends. |
The anticipation is building for this incredible ship, saidSheehan. It s thrilling to mark the start of the block assemblyand realize that in one year we will take delivery of NorwegianBreakaway. We can t wait. Norwegian Breakaway is the first ship being built by Meyer Werftutilizing a more efficient construction process which will delivera ship of more than 140,000 gross tons in less than 12 months.
We are so proud to begin the process of constructing the ship outof 73 blocks that form the structure of the ship and are lookingforward to seeing it take shape over the coming months, saidBernard Meyer, managing director of Meyer Werft. NorwegianCruise Line has a reputation in the industry for innovation and weare very happy to continue that with this new ship. The 4,000 passenger Norwegian Breakaway will arrive in heryear-round homeport of New York City in early May 2013. The shipwill begin weekly summer seven-day cruises to Bermuda on Sunday,May 12, 2013.
From October 2013 through April 2014, the ship willoffer voyages from the heart of Manhattan to the Bahamas &Florida and the Southern Caribbean. To date, the company has revealed the ship s groundbreakingdesign, including The Waterfront and 678 Ocean Place, a wide rangeof indoor and outdoor venues on three dynamic decks that willcreate a whole new complex at sea that enhances guests connectionwith the ocean. The top decks of Norwegian Breakaway will featurethe first Aqua Park at sea with five full-size water slides,including twin Free Fall slides, the first ever at sea, and athree-story sports complex that includes the largest ropes courseat sea, a nine-hole miniature golf course, basketball court, rockclimbing wall and more. The ship will also feature a rich mix of stateroom optionsincluding The Haven by Norwegian, comprised of 42 Suites at the topof the ship and 18 additional Suites located throughout the ship;the innovative Studios, designed and priced for solo travelers; there-introduction of Oceanview staterooms, Balcony and Mini-Suites;along with Spa Balcony, Mini-Suites and Suites in close proximityto the spa.
I am an expert from betapack.cn, while we provides the quality product, such as China Poly Mailer , Aluminum Foil Bags, Kraft Bubble Mailer,and more.
Related Articles -
China Poly Mailer, Aluminum Foil Bags,