World Dream

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The World Dream at a Meyer Werft facility before being handed over to Dream Cruises
History
Name: World Dream
Owner: (GHK) Genting Hong Kong Ltd
Operator: Dream Cruises
Port of registry: Nassau,  Bahamas
Ordered: 10 February 2014 [1]
Builder: Meyer Werft
Cost: 960 Mio. $[2]
Yard number: S.712
Laid down: 29 July 2015
Launched: 26 August 2017
Maiden voyage: 19 November 2017
Identification:
Status: In service
General characteristics
Type: Breakaway Class Cruise ship
Tonnage: 150,695 GT[3]
Length: 335.2 m (1,099 ft 9 in)[3]
Beam:
  • 44.35 m (146 ft) max[3]
  • 39.75 m (130 ft) waterline[3]
Draft: 8.622 m (28 ft)[3]
Depth: 11.417 m (37 ft)[3]
Decks: 18
Installed power:
  • 2 × MAN 14V48/60CR (16,800 kW)
  • 3 × MAN 12V48/60CR (14,400 kW)
  • 1 × CAT 3516 (1.5kW)[3]
Propulsion:
Speed: 24 kn / 44 km/h / 28 mph
Capacity: 3,400 passengers
Crew: 2,000

World Dream is a cruise ship that is in service for Dream Cruises. It was previously ordered as World Dream for Star Cruises. The ship is designed for the Asian cruise market and has a large number of restaurants and a casino along with specially designed cabins. It was christened on 17 November 2017 by Puan Sri Cecilia Lim who was named the God Mother of the "World Dream".[4]

The length of “World Dream” is 335.35 meter and its width is 39.7 meter. The size is 151,300 GT, and the top speed is over 23 knots.

On 16 November 2017, Dream Cruises created an 8.44m model of the "World Dream" out of LEGO. It is currently the largest cruise ship made out of LEGO and is on display at the Kai Tak Cruise Terminal in Hong Kong.[5]

History[edit]

World Dream was ordered in February, 2014 for Star Cruises. The construction begun on September 2016.

World Dream entered service for Dream Cruises in November 2017.

Itinerary[edit]

World Dream will spend summer 2018 operating five-night Japan cruises from Nansha and Hong Kong.[6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "cruise ship information". Retrieved 2017-11-11.
  2. ^ "cruise ship orderbook". Retrieved 2016-04-04.
  3. ^ a b c d e f g h "World Dream (34080)". DNV GL Vessel Register. Det Norske Veritas. Retrieved 2017-11-29.
  4. ^ Staff, CIN (2017-11-18). "World Dream Christened in Hong Kong Ceremony". Retrieved 2018-02-02.
  5. ^ "Dream Cruises sets world record with scale replica of World Dream". CruiseToTravel. 2017-11-17. Retrieved 2018-02-02.
  6. ^ Staff, CIN (2018-02-02). "Dream Cruises Brings Back Five-Night Japan Itineraries". Retrieved 2018-02-02.

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