Royal Caribbean Cruise Line Spectrum of the Seas

Royal Caribbean Spectrum of the Seas Steel Cutting
Royal Caribbean Spectrum of the Seas Steel Cutting

Royal Caribbean contacted us today to announce, Royal Caribbean International marking the official start of construction by cutting the first piece of steel for its new Quantum Ultra ship. (see video below) Royal Caribbean says, ” The next engineering marvel in the innovative cruise line’s lineup will officially be named Spectrum of the Seas.”

Meyer Werft Shipbuilding Papenburg Germany
Meyer Werft Shipbuilding Papenburg Germany

Spectrum of the Seas will be designed and based for the Asia-Pacific region. First ship of the Quantum Ultra-class.  The cruise ship will be the next evolution of the Quantum class and will join her sister ships, the Quantum of the Seas and the Ovation of the Seas, according to a press release.

Meyer Werft shipbuilding facility in Papenburg, Germany held a steel-cutting ceremony to mark the beginning of work.

“Today is a very special day in the development of our new Quantum Ultra ship, Spectrum of the Seas. We are now one step closer to delighting our guests in Asia Pacific with this remarkable ship,” said Michael Bayley, President and CEO, Royal Caribbean International. “Spectrum will be another giant leap forward in vessel design and guest experiences that will provide travelers with ample opportunities to create unforgettable memories.”

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