On the 18th of August, an agreement was signed between TDoS and Genting HK that assigns TDoS as Lead Architect for the newly ordered pair of “Global Class” cruise ships ordered by Star Cruises.
The 201,000 GT vessels will be over 340 m long and 45 m wide, and are designed for worldwide cruising. They order was placed at MV WERFTEN, and steel cutting for the first vessel is expected to begin in late 2017. Delivery is scheduled for 2020 & 2021 respectively.
Genting Hong Kong is a leading corporation, engaged in the business of cruise and cruise related operations along with leisure, entertainment and hospitality activities.
Genting HK chairman and CEO Tan Sri Lim Kok Thay said:
“These two ships will focus on delivering a ‘world-class vacation experience for Chinese cruise passengers at an affordable price”.
TDoS are honoured and pleased to once again be trusted as coordinating Architects for a new and groundbreaking prototype design.