The importance of high-quality leather

The importance of high-quality leather
By Guest | Friday, February 15, 2019

Elmo Leather’s Jimmy Ahlgren says that if a price looks too good to be true, it probably is

Elmo Leather’s Jimmy Ahlgren says that if a price looks too good to be true, it probably is

Bringing ideas to reality with Imagine Hospitality Interiors

Bringing ideas to reality with Imagine Hospitality Interiors
By Guest | Tuesday, February 12, 2019

Carl Henriques, owner of the Danish interior design firm, explains the need to focus on solutions for the marine furniture segment

Carl Henriques explains the need to focus on solutions for the marine furniture segment

A lower carbon future for the ferry industry

A lower carbon future for the ferry industry
By Guest | Tuesday, February 12, 2019

Interferry regulatory affairs director Johan Roos discusses how the ferry industry can sustainably address climate change in a realistic timeframe

Interferry’s Johan Roos discusses how the industry can sustainably address climate change

Ferries, a flexible alternative to bridges and tunnels

Ferries, a flexible alternative to bridges and tunnels
By Guest | Friday, February 1, 2019

Michael Grey outlines why ferry services are often a preferable alternative to fixed links between different countries or cities

Michael Grey outlines why ferries are often preferable to fixed links between countries or cities

Survitec makes a leap forward in maritime safety

Survitec makes a leap forward in maritime safety
By Rebecca Gibson | Thursday, January 31, 2019

Sales director Richard McCormick highlights how the firm’s new marine evacuation system will expedite cruise ship evacuations

Richard McCormick shares how marine evacuation system will expedite cruise ship evacuations

Building a better network for cruise and ferry passengers

Building a better network for cruise and ferry passengers
By Guest | Tuesday, January 29, 2019

Pramod Arora, CEO of WMS, discusses why choosing the right design, network and provider is essential in delivering the optimal communication and technology experience

Pramod Arora from WMS discusses the importance of choosing the right design, network and provider

How to recycle passenger ferries safely and legally

How to recycle passenger ferries safely and legally
By Rebecca Gibson | Thursday, January 17, 2019

HFW’s William MacLachlan advises how ferry operators can stay on the right side of the law when they sell their older ferries for recycling

HFW’s William MacLachlan discusses what to do when vessels reach the end of their lifecycle 

Why do aluminium ferries have to go fast?

Why do aluminium ferries have to go fast?
By Guest | Thursday, January 3, 2019

Mike Wake, Austal’s sales representative for Europe, outlines how less powerful lightweight aluminium ferries could significantly reduce fuel consumption and pollution

Austal’s Mike Wake discusses the reduced fuel consumption and pollution of aluminium ferries


How cruise lines can manage scheduling and resources

How cruise lines can manage scheduling and resources
By Guest | Thursday, December 13, 2018

Managing large crews and keeping passengers safe in today’s cruise industry is complex. Lee Clarke from Dynama recommends using workforce optimisation technology in six focus areas to improve customer service and business performance

Dynama's Lee Clarke explains how workforce optimisation technology can help

Winning the war on corrosion onboard passenger ships

Winning the war on corrosion onboard passenger ships
By Guest | Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Frank Goodwin, director of Technology and Market Development at International Zinc Association, explains how zinc thermal spray and paint duplex systems keep ships rust-free

International Zinc Association on how zinc thermal spray and paint duplex systems keep ships rust-free

Unity is the key to strength for the global ferry industry

Unity is the key to strength for the global ferry industry
By Guest | Monday, October 1, 2018

Interferry CEO Mike Corrigan assesses the trade association’s growing role in building the ferry sector’s future ahead of its 43rd annual conference this October

Mike Corrigan assesses Interferry's growing role in building the ferry sector’s future

Smooth sailing towards a low-carbon future

Smooth sailing towards a low-carbon future
By Guest | Tuesday, September 11, 2018

Norsepower CEO Tuomas Riski outlines why wind-assisted rotor sails provide a cost-effective solution for cruise and ferry lines who want to reduce fuel consumption and environmental impact

Norsepower's Tuomas Riski on why wind-assisted rotor sails are ideal for cruise ships and ferries

How cruise lines can become total vacation providers

How cruise lines can become total vacation providers
By Guest | Thursday, September 6, 2018

Asish Koshy, head of Travel and Cruise Business at IBS Software, explains the considerations for cruise lines as they attempt to transform into total vacation providers and the role technology plays in enabling this vision

IBS Software's Asish Koshy explains what factors cruise companies should consider

Can building information modelling work for cruise ships?

Can building information modelling work for cruise ships?
By Guest | Tuesday, August 28, 2018

Matthew Jensen, architectural consultant for Fraiserline, takes a look at the challenges and opportunities of using a new type of software during the design and build process

Fraserline's Matthew Jensen explores the use of new software during the design and build process

How ship operators can organise the switch to low-sulphur fuel

How ship operators can organise the switch to low-sulphur fuel
By Rebecca Gibson | Monday, August 27, 2018

John LaRese, marine fuels technical advisor at ExxonMobil, explains why vessel operators must plan well ahead to ensure they comply with the IMO’s 0.5% sulphur cap by the 2020 deadline

ExxonMobil's John LaRese explains how to comply with the IMO’s 0.5% sulphur cap by 2020 

The rise of the expedition cruise market

The rise of the expedition cruise market
By Guest | Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Since 2004, SunStone Ships has focused on the expedition market. Niels-Erik Lund, the company’s president and CEO, explains why this has proven to be a winning approach

SunStone Ships' Niels-Erik Lund explains why the expedition market has been so successful