Home     Contact     Projects     Experiments     Circuits     Theory     BLOG     PIC Tutorials     Time for Science     RSS     Terms of services     Privacy policy  
   
 Home      Projects     Experiments     Circuits     Theory     BLOG     PIC Tutorials     Time for Science   


<< Back to INDEX

The Titanic will sail again (for real) ! [News]
posted June 7 2012 8:06.06 by Giorgos Lazaridis




Some weeks after the 100 years anniversary Titanic's first (and last) voyage, an Australian billionaire Clive Palmer commissioned a Chinese shipyard (CSC Jinlin Shipyard) to build a historically accurate replica of the Titanic! This 21-st century replica of the historical ship will be an precise and accurate remake.

Palmer has hired a historical research team to figure our all the details of the nine-deck 840-rooms cruise ship. It will also have 4 towering smokestacks just like the original, but this time they will only be cosmetics, since the Titanic II will not be powered with coil but with diesel instead. It will have also gyms, spas, libraries, high class restaurants and luxury cabin-sand, as well as all the amenities people expect from luxury cruise ships. Additional changes will be an enlarged rudder and bow thrusters for improved manoeuvrability.

The construction of Titanic II will begin within 2013 and the total cost is not yet estimated. Hopefully, it will have also 21-st century building technology so that it will not sink from its maiden voyage on 2016.


Photo: The Daily Mail online

[Via: Daily Mail]
 
Share



You might also like...


Fairchild Webminar on Switch-Mode Power Supplies [Webminar]

New Zero-Drift Op Amps from STMicroelectronics [News]

Stress testing aircraft tires is as impressive as it sounds [Video]

Smoke detectors use radiation to detect smoke [Inventions]

New Subminiature Filters for EMI/RFI suppression [News]

Say Hello to the new Raspberry Pi Model A+ [News]

An Unbelievable fraud from China Gadget store [Photo]

Sent a scent over a smartphone SMS [Tech]


<< Back to INDEX



Comments

  Name

  Email (shall not be published)

  Website

Notify me of new posts via email


Write your comments below:
BEFORE you post a comment:You are welcome to comment for corrections and suggestions on this page. But if you have questions please use the forum instead to post it. Thank you.


      

No comment yet...

Be the first to comment on this page!












 Contact     Forum     Projects     Experiments     Circuits     Theory     BLOG     PIC Tutorials     Time for Science     RSS   

Site design: Giorgos Lazaridis
© Copyright 2008
Please read the Terms of services and the Privacy policy