French cruise company Ponant takes delivery of Le Lapérouse

French cruise company Ponant takes delivery of Le Lapérouse
By Lindsay James | Monday, June 18, 2018

The first ship in the Explorers series is the result of teamwork with Vard and Fincantieri

Wight Shipyard Co delivers new catamaran to Loch Ness by Jacobite

Wight Shipyard Co delivers new catamaran to Loch Ness by Jacobite
By Elizabeth Robinson | Monday, June 18, 2018

New vessel will sail between Dochgarroch, Clansman Harbour and the historic ruins of Urquhart Castle


The importance of establishing efficient innovation

The importance of establishing efficient innovation
By Jon Ingleton | Monday, June 18, 2018

Trimline and PEC are developing a new lightweight composite cabin that could soon become the norm in the cruise and ferry industries. Jon Ingleton speaks to Neil Quinlan to find out more

Trimline and PEC are developing a new lightweight composite cabin that could soon become the norm 

NASA astronaut names Viking Orion at ceremony in Italy

NASA astronaut names Viking Orion at ceremony in Italy
By Elizabeth Robinson | Monday, June 18, 2018

Dr Anna Fisher is the ceremonial godmother to Viking Cruises’ fifth ship which is now on its maiden voyage

P&O Ferries launches mobile app to improve customer experience

P&O Ferries launches mobile app to improve customer experience
By Lindsay James | Monday, June 18, 2018

The solution will be available to passengers sailing on the English Channel, North Sea and Irish Sea  

MSC Cruises orders first LNG-powered Meraviglia-class ship

MSC Cruises orders first LNG-powered Meraviglia-class ship
By Rebecca Gibson | Friday, June 15, 2018

Deal signed at ceremony marking construction milestones for three other MSC ships at STX France

Ovation of the Seas makes maiden calls in Subic Bay and Manila

Ovation of the Seas makes maiden calls in Subic Bay and Manila
By Elizabeth Robinson | Friday, June 15, 2018

Royal Caribbean International’s ship is now the largest cruise ship to call at any Filipino port

Carnival plans record number of Australian sailings for 2020

Carnival plans record number of Australian sailings for 2020
By Elizabeth Robinson | Friday, June 15, 2018

Carnival Spirit and Carnival Splendor will offer 77 cruises to the South Pacific and New Zealand 

How to make passenger shipping more popular

How to make passenger shipping more popular
By Guest | Friday, June 15, 2018

Ferry lines, cruise companies and ports must work together to quell public concerns about the environmental, health and tourism impact of large vessels

Cruise companies must work together to reduce concerns about the environmental impact of cruising 

Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. to buy majority stake in Silversea

Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. to buy majority stake in Silversea
By Rebecca Gibson | Thursday, June 14, 2018

Acquisition will allow brands to diversify itineraries, drive growth and achieve economies of scale

Oprah Winfrey will serve as godmother of Nieuw Statendam

Oprah Winfrey will serve as godmother of Nieuw Statendam
By Elizabeth Robinson | Thursday, June 14, 2018

Actress and talk show host will also join O, The Oprah Magazine on a ‘Girls Getaway’ cruise in 2019

Brittany Ferries to name two new ferries Galica and Salamanca

Brittany Ferries to name two new ferries Galica and Salamanca
By Rebecca Gibson | Thursday, June 14, 2018

Newbuilds will operate long-haul services from UK to Spain from 2021 and 2022

Irish Ferries postpones W.B Yeats' debut until September 2018

Irish Ferries postpones W.B Yeats' debut until September 2018
By Rebecca Gibson | Thursday, June 14, 2018

Delays with the delivery of the ferry's interior components push back original July launch date

CTO on the important process of cruising to recovery

CTO on the important process of cruising to recovery
By Rebecca Gibson | Thursday, June 14, 2018

Hurricanes temporarily impacted a handful of islands in the northernmost Caribbean, but cruise ports are back in business and welcoming visitors, says the Caribbean Tourism Organization

Hurricanes impacted islands in the northernmost Caribbean, but cruise ports are back in business

Getting to experience the heart of the city

Getting to experience the heart of the city
By Sean Dudley | Thursday, June 14, 2018

Dublin Port Company’s cruise business grew strongly in 2017, with 127 cruise ship arrivals and visitor numbers passing 210,000 for the first time

Dublin Port Company’s cruise business grew strongly in 2017, with 127 cruise ship arrivals

Royal Caribbean unveils features onboard Spectrum of the Seas

Royal Caribbean unveils features onboard Spectrum of the Seas
By Elizabeth Robinson | Wednesday, June 13, 2018

New ship will boast line’s a karaoke venue and a virtual reality bungee trampoline experience