Clive Palmer says new Chinese-built ship will make maiden voyage across Atlantic in 2016
LAST UPDATED AT 13:30 ON Mon 30 Apr 2012
A HUNDRED years after the original Titanic sank, she - or rather, a ship like her - is set to sail again, thanks to one of Australia's richest men, who has commissioned a replica of the famous passenger liner.
The new version of the ship (original pictured), already dubbed Titanic II, will be custom-built for billionaire Queensland businessman Clive Palmer, who has signed a memorandum of understanding with state-owned Chinese company CSC Jinling Shipyard.
Australian billionaire Clive Palmer announced on Monday that he is paying to develop and sail the Titanic II, a ship that will feature the same design (above water) as the original Titanic while offering modern day navigation and sa... Read Post
A billionaire is planning to build a replica of the Titanic, the maiden voyage is planned for 2016. A high-tech version of the fated luxury ocean liner is expected to sail from England to New York. A gala promoting the project was h... Read Post