SeaRoad launches new era in Bass Strait shipping
Tasmania's clean, green image will get a very practical boost today with the launch of SeaRoad Shipping's new roll-on-roll-off freight vessel for Bass Strait service.
Searoad Mersey II will be officially christened at the Flensburger Shipyard, Germany on Friday 3 June 2016 approximately 7.30 pm Australian Eastern Standard Time.
The first milestone in the construction of SeaRoad's new ship took place on 29 February 2016 with the laying of the keel at the Flensburger shipyard.
Laying the keel is the formal recognition of the start of a ship's construction. Modern ships are now largely ....