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Wan Hai Lines Christened New Vessels "WH505, WH506"
2005/11/17
Wan Hai Lines held WAN HAI 505 ang WAN HAI 506 christening ceremony at CSBC Kaohsiung shipyard on Nov. 17. Dr. Chen Ching Zu, chairman of Wan Hai Lines and Mr. Kuang Nan Fan, chairman of CSBC, presided over the celemony. At the meanwhile, Mrs. Chen Ruth Yin Hua, wife of the chairman of Wan Hai Lines and Mrs. Chen Lai Men, wife of the chairman of Taipei Institute of Pathology, were invited to sponsor both new vessels; they blessed these vessels for plain sailing, safety for all her crews forever and full loading in every voyage.

For 40th anniversary, there are three ceremonies for vessel sponsoring, and this time is the last great event in Taiwan this year. Appreciation for CSBC hard-working spirits, Wan Hai granted three vehicles for business. CSBC also presented 4,250 TEU vessel model for close relationship. All guests gathered made a visit on board to experience the different circumstance.

Five 4,250 TEU container-ships built by CSBC this year are the largest vessels of WAN HAI fleet at present. The principal particulars of this vessel are as follows: over-length, 268.8 meters; draft, 12.5 meters. They will deployed to Trans-Pacific Service . Some vessels, currently deployed in those service routes will be cascaded into Intra-Asia trade, so that we can expand our competition and maintain a balanced growth in all trade lines, providing safe and instant service.



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