Thursday, 18 September 2014

Meyer Werft: steel cut for the third Quantum cruise ship "Ovation of the Seas"

Meyer Werft: steel cut for the third Quantum cruise ship "Ovation of the Seas"

Shortly before the completion of the new Quantum of the Seas today there are another milestone for Royal Caribbean International: the steel section and thus the start of construction of the third cruise ship the new Quantum-class. 

The Smartship named Ovation of the Seas. The completion at the Meyer Werft shipyard in Papenburg is planned for autumn 2016.

Photo: Royal Caribbean International
Photo: Royal Caribbean International
The ships of the new Quantum class perform other ground breaking innovations at sea a (maiden voyage Quantum of the Seas November 2014 from Cape Liberty, New Jersey, maiden voyage Anthem of the Seas in April 2015 from Southampton). The Quantum class of ship boasts a number of new additions; skydiving simulator "Ripcord by iFly', the 90-meter-high swinging arm" North Star ", the largest indoor sports and entertainment complex at sea" SeaPlex "with bumper cars, roller-skating and much more, as well as the biggest and most versatile cabins. 

The cruise ships each include 18 decks and a tonnage of 168,666 GT. With 2,090 cabins they provide space for 4,180 guests at double occupancy.