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

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 

How MedCruise helps cruise lines make the most of the Med

How MedCruise helps cruise lines make the most of the Med
By Guest | Friday, June 1, 2018

MedCruise president Airam Díaz Pastor outlines how the organisation plans to improve relationships with cruise lines and attract more passengers to the region

Airam Díaz Pastor shares plans for attract more passengers to the region

Ammonia: a new way of fuelling the marine industry

Ammonia: a new way of fuelling the marine industry
By Guest | Monday, April 23, 2018

Niels de Vries from C-Job Naval Architects outlines why ammonia has a lot of potential as renewable fuel that will help ship operators eliminate harmful emissions

Niels de Vries from C-Job Naval Architects outlines why ammonia has potential as renewable fuel 

Why the cruise industry is aiming high in Australia

Why the cruise industry is aiming high in Australia
By Guest | Wednesday, April 4, 2018

Australian Cruise Association is helping ports and destinations to develop their infrastructure, services and cruise guest offerings to meet growing demand, says Jill Abel, CEO of the Australian Cruise Association

Australian Cruise Association is helping destinations to develop their infrastructures and cruise offerings

Why Interferry is joining forces with ferry lines

Why Interferry is joining forces with ferry lines
By Guest | Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Interferry CEO Mike Corrigan says strength from unity is key to the trade association’s mounting influence

Interferry CEO Mike Corrigan says strength from unity is key to the trade association’s mounting influence

How to create the next generation of expedition cruise ships

How to create the next generation of expedition cruise ships
By Guest | Friday, March 16, 2018

Trond Sigurdsen, chairman of YSA Design, explains how the company is helping cruise operators to get guests closer to wildlife and nature with retractable marinas, infinity pools and onboard research laboratories

Trond Sigurdsen explains why YSA Design is designing retractable marinas, infinity pools and more

How Cruise Europe will drive cruise growth in 2018

How Cruise Europe will drive cruise growth in 2018
By Guest | Tuesday, March 13, 2018

Cruise Europe and its members will head to key events in 2018 to capitalise on Europe’s position as a year-round cruise destination, says managing director Jens Skrede

Cruise association will promote its ports at various events this year, says Jens Skrede 

When cruise line dreams come true in Asia

When cruise line dreams come true in Asia
By Lindsay James | Monday, January 29, 2018

Having established itself as the first Asian luxury cruise line, Dream Cruises has witnessed growing success since launching late last year. Thatcher Brown tells Lindsay James how the company is appealing to its discerning passengers

Dream Cruises has witnessed growing success since launching late last year


A look at how Cruise Wales is attracting cruise passengers

A look at how Cruise Wales is attracting cruise passengers
By Rebecca Lambert | Monday, January 22, 2018

As Wales’ cruise industry continues to grow at a healthy pace, Suzanne Thomas reflects on what it takes to keep attracting passengers

Suzanne Thomas reflects on what it takes to showcase the very best of Wales 

How Survitec helps ship operators put safety first

How Survitec helps ship operators put safety first
By Guest | Thursday, January 18, 2018

Rob Wallace explores the benefits of working with a multi-brand service operator when it comes to keeping onboard safety equipment and lifeboats up to date and working well

A look at how a multi-brand service operator can help operators keep safety equipment working well

How FCCA is helping the Caribbean tell its destination story

How FCCA is helping the Caribbean tell its destination story
By Rebecca Lambert | Thursday, January 4, 2018

Michele Paige explains how the Florida-Caribbean Cruise Association works with its members to highlight the best of what they have to offer

Michele Paige shares how FCCA helps cruise port members highlight the best they have to offer