SS Surat a P & O. cargo ship built by Vickers at Tyneside she was completed in 1948. Powered by geared turbines she could develop 13,000 SHP, which gave a service speed of 17.5 Kts. Gross Tonnage 8,925, length 522 ft, breadth 67.2 ft & loaded draught 29ft 7 ins. Had accommodation for 12 passengers The holds had Cargocaire ventilation fitted.
156m Dilbar has now officially become the world's largest yacht by volume. This follows Lurssen confirming the yacht's gross tonnage of 15,917 tons. The yacht therefore tops Al Said's 15,850 tons and Azzam's 13,136 tons.
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