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12 April 2016

ATLANTIC STAR – the world’s largest ConRo vessel has been appointed a Significant Ship of 2015 by the Royal Institution of Naval Architects.

KNUD E. HANSEN is responsible for the Contract Design and Basic Design of this and four other sister vessels. The five vessels are under construction at Hudong-Zhonghua Shipbuilding (Group) Co. Ltd. for Atlantic Container Line AB.

The vessel is designed as a modern partly open top ConRo vessel carrying containers and RoRo cargo. The RoRo spaces are arranged generally amidships and the container bays are located at both ends of the vessel.

Significant Ships from KNUD E. HANSEN in 2012, 2013, 2014 and 2015

  • Atlantic Star, Open Top ConRo
  • San Sha 1 Hao, RoPax
  • Bahri Abha, ConRo
  • Pacific Orca, Wind Farm Installation Vessel

18 of our designs have been featured in Significant Ships over the past 25 years.

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Partly open top ConRo container vessel
  • Vessel type: container
  • Vessel name: Atlantic Star and sisters
  • Project number: 11064.01-04
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120 m RoPax for the South Chinese Sea
  • Vessel type: Ferries and RoPAX
  • Vessel name: San Sha 1 Hao
  • Project number: 12123
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Ro-Ro Vessel with container capacity
  • Vessel type: Container vessel
  • Vessel name: Bahri Abha and Sisters
  • Project number: 10039
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Wind Turbine Installation vessel
  • Vessel type: offshore vessel
  • Vessel name: Pacific Orca & Pacific Osprey
  • Project number: 07086, 10073
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DATASHEET FOR THE Atlantic Star, Open Top ConRo vessel

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