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Photos of the MV Maunawili

August 20-23, 2004
Slide show presentation of the Sea Trials of the MV Maunawili.
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July 17, 2004
Slide show presentation of the Christening Ceremony of the MV Maunawili.
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May 15, 2004
Slide show presentation of the Float Out of the MV Maunawili.
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Slide show presentation of the construction of the MV Maunawili.
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Construction Photos of the MV Manukai

The first installment in this series, the following are progress shots of the construction of the first of two vessels for Matson's Hawaii service. This ship, which will be christened Manukai, is currently about 60% complete, with delivery scheduled for late 2003.

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The second installment in this series contains pictures depicting the installation of the MV Manukai's engine as well as construction of cell guides, the setting of the upper and lower deckhouse segments and the fitting of the rudder.

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The following is the most recent update of the progress of construction of the Manukai. Hull construction is nearing completion, with the float out of the vessel coming this winter.

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This section shows the progress made during the winter months, including during a January snowstorm. It also depicts the final preparations made prior to float-out, with all painting of the hull, including markings, completed. It concludes with the beginning of the float-out process.

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