Record numbers of Asian travellers choosing cruises

Record numbers of Asian travellers choosing cruises
By Rebecca Gibson | Tuesday, May 21, 2019

New CLIA report finds that the region is now the world’s third-largest passenger source market

Carnival Sunshine starts year-round cruises from Charleston

Carnival Sunshine starts year-round cruises from Charleston
By Rebecca Gibson | Tuesday, May 21, 2019

Vessel will sail various itineraries, including the first-ever voyages between the US city and Cuba

Ropes Courses Incorporated: taking entertainment from ship to shore

Ropes Courses Incorporated: taking entertainment from ship to shore
By Rebecca Gibson | Tuesday, May 21, 2019

Firm’s Sky Trail attractions provide cruise operators and ports with a unique way to entertain guests, says Jon Weston, vice president of Sales and Marketing

Jon Weston says the Sky Trail attractions give cruise operators and ports a unique way to entertain guests

How is RSR Nemo delivering carefree cruising?

How is RSR Nemo delivering carefree cruising?
By Rebecca Gibson | Tuesday, May 21, 2019

Firm offers operators flexible and high-quality crew and ship management services, says Oliver Sassen

Firm offers operators flexible and high-quality crew and ship management services, says Oliver Sassen

Brombach + Gess creates glass balconies for Hanseatic nature

Brombach + Gess creates glass balconies for Hanseatic nature
By Rebecca Gibson | Monday, May 20, 2019

Extendable balconies on the port and starboard sides of the ship can accomodate up to 50 people

How Wireless Maritime Services is leading innovation

How Wireless Maritime Services is leading innovation
By Guest | Monday, May 20, 2019

Firm celebrates its 15th anniversary in 2019, and WMS CEO Pramod Arora says they aim to lead technology convergence for cruise ship connectivity over the next 15 years

CEO Pramod Arora discusses the firm's goals for enhancing cruise ship connectivity 

Better payments makes a better cruise experience, says PXP Financial

Better payments makes a better cruise experience, says PXP Financial
By Guest | Monday, May 20, 2019

According to chief product officer Mike Day, partnering with the firm can help cruise operators to improve online booking, facilitate mobile POS on their ships and more

Firm aims to help cruise operators improve online booking, facilitate mobile POS on their ships

Crystal River Cruises to have youngest fleet in industry in 2020

Crystal River Cruises to have youngest fleet in industry in 2020
By Elly Yates-Roberts | Monday, May 20, 2019

Crystal Mozart to depart for new Genting Cruise Lines ventures, leaving four all-suite, all-balcony newbuilds

Port NOLA is riding the wave of success

Port NOLA is riding the wave of success
By Rebecca Gibson | Friday, May 17, 2019

Cruise passenger numbers are continuing to rise as Port of New Orleans strengthens its position as a unique US homeport and destination city

Cruise numbers are rising as US port strengthens its position as a homeport and destination city

Global Ports Holdings is bigger and better than ever

Global Ports Holdings is bigger and better than ever
By Jacqui Griffiths | Friday, May 17, 2019

The company continues to expand and enhance its network of ports, and CEO Emre Sayın says there’s plenty more to look forward to

CEO Emre Sayın tells ICFR how GPH is expanding and enhancing its network of ports

SeaDream Yacht Club rises to sustainability challenges

SeaDream Yacht Club rises to sustainability challenges
By Elly Yates-Roberts | Friday, May 17, 2019

SeaDream Innovation will use waste heat energy converters, shore power, batteries and more

Hurtigruten introduces electric catamarans for Arctic travel

Hurtigruten introduces electric catamarans for Arctic travel
By Elly Yates-Roberts | Friday, May 17, 2019

Brim Explorer will help create vessels that are designed for gentle travel around the sensitive region

Norsepower Rotor Sail cuts fuel consumption on Viking Grace

Norsepower Rotor Sail cuts fuel consumption on Viking Grace
By Rebecca Gibson | Thursday, May 16, 2019

Tests show Viking Line cruise ferry could save up to 300 tonnes of LNG fuel per year in the long term

Stena Line meets new sustainability milestones

Stena Line meets new sustainability milestones
By Elly Yates-Roberts | Thursday, May 16, 2019

Battery propulsion and higher rates of female leaders are just some of the achievements

Ocean cruising is on the rise Down Under

Ocean cruising is on the rise Down Under
By Guest | Thursday, May 16, 2019

Princess Cruises and Carnival Australia have been powering ahead to grow the Antipodean market. Sandra Speares asks president Jan Swartz about the latest developments

Princess Cruises and Carnival Australia are growing the Antipodean market, says Jan Swartz

Why leather stands the test of time on passenger ships

Why leather stands the test of time on passenger ships
By Guest | Thursday, May 16, 2019

Jimmy Ahlgren of Elmo Leather explains why chairs that the company produced nearly 40 years ago are still in fine shape

Jimmy Ahlgren on why chairs that Elmo Leather produced 40 years ago are still in fine shape