Progressing nicely, Atlantic Star is floated as construction continues at Hudong Zhonghua Shipyard in Shanghai, China. The G4 fleet of 5 will expand the Company’s capacity to handle containers, vehicles, oversized cargo, breakbulk & project cargo.
Construction is progressing on ACL’s new G4 vessels. When the construction of the G-4’s started in 2013, ACL’s parent company, the Grimaldi Group, decided that ACL’s employees would hold a contest to name the new vessels. Over 5,000 name proposals were … Continue reading
JULY 16, 2014….The steel has been cut and the keel laid for all five G-4 vessels. Block fabrication piecework for the first G-4 vessels is currently underway. Delivery of the initial G-4 vessel of ACL’s fleet is expected by May … Continue reading
The official steel cutting ceremony took place this week in Shanghai for Atlantic Container Line’s five G4 (Generation 4) RORO/Containerships, marking the begin of actual construction. Since signing a contract with ACL in July 2012 for the construction of these … Continue reading