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Superships
« on: April 27, 2013, 05:22:48 PM »
Launching a Leviathan

http://www.theage.com.au/tv/Documentary/show/Superships/Launching-a-Leviathan-4342601.html

In the Daewood shipyard in Korea, the world's largest double-hulled oil tanker is being constructed. As hundreds of workers assemble the massive ship over a 12-month period, the story of oil transport, advanced technology and safety issues are highlighted.
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Re: Superships
« Reply #1 on: May 19, 2013, 12:20:07 PM »
Ferry Ulysses

Crossing the Irish sea in mid-winter the world's largest car ferry battles through a gale force wind and 10 metre seas. Find out about the stabilizing and ballasting systems that permit the huge ship to help keep its passengers comfortable during the three hour crossing and the advanced design that allows a shallow draught vessel to carry up to 1,300 cars and 2,000 people.

--> http://www.brisbanetimes.com.au/tv/Documentary/show/Superships/Ferry-Ulysses-4351702.html
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Re: Superships
« Reply #2 on: June 22, 2013, 10:07:17 AM »
Top Ten Superships

A countdown of the biggest, smartest, strangest and most powerful and amazing superships on the ocean. From super-sized ferries and mighty tankers to the most radical ship design in 6,000 years. And which Australian ship makes the list?

--> http://www.smh.com.au/tv/Documentary/show/Superships/Top-Ten-Superships-4212602.html
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« Reply #3 on: March 23, 2015, 03:40:25 AM »
Sydney Morning Herald --> Australia stops without tugboats
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