Interviews

Examining cruise opportunities in Jamaica

Examining cruise opportunities in Jamaica
By Sean Dudley | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Sean Dudley talks to William Tatham of the Port Authority of Jamaica to find out how the country is working to advance its reputation as one of the Caribbean must-see destinations

William Tatham shares how the country is building its reputation as a must-see Caribbean destination

Constant enhancement at Global Ports Holding

Constant enhancement at Global Ports Holding
By Sean Dudley | Monday, June 19, 2017

Emre Sayın of Global Ports Holding reflects on his first year as the company’s CEO and shares his vision for the future

Emre Sayın reflects on his first year as the company’s CEO and shares his vision for the future

Setting a successful shipbuilding course

Setting a successful shipbuilding course
By Guest | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Victoria Shipyards is ideally placed to increase its already bulging order book, says Joseph O’Rourke

Victoria Shipyards is ideally placed to increase its already bulging order book, says Joseph O’Rourke

Polar adventures with an expedition expert

Polar adventures with an expedition expert
By Guest | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Daniel Skjeldam explains to Sandra Speares why Hurtigruten has a good deal to offer the more adventurous traveller

Daniel Skjeldam explains why Hurtigruten has a good deal to offer the more adventurous traveller

Taking the helm at Stena Line

Taking the helm at Stena Line
By Guest | Monday, June 12, 2017

Niclas Mårtensson tells Sandra Speares about his new role as chief executive of European ferry operator Stena Line

Niclas Mårtensson talks about his role as chief executive of the European ferry operator

Happy crew, happy guests

Happy crew, happy guests
By Rebecca Gibson | Tuesday, June 6, 2017

Dietmar Wertanzl highlights how CMI Leisure can help shipowners, charterers and operators to manage crew, food and beverage, hotel services and more in a conversation with Rebecca Gibson

Dietmar Wertanzl highlights how CMI Leisure can help shipowners, charterers and operators

How automation is transforming check-in at ferry terminals

How automation is transforming check-in at ferry terminals
By Lindsay James | Tuesday, June 6, 2017

Innovative Port Automation from Carus is creating new efficiencies for ferry operators, leading to a better customer experience. Lindsay James reports

Innovative Port Automation from Carus is creating new efficiencies for ferry operators

Cruise Business Roundtable: Operating to protect the environment

Cruise Business Roundtable: Operating to protect the environment
By Susan Parker | Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Susan Parker asks cruise line executives to share their thoughts on current and future green technology, as well as how they are meeting environmental goals and challenges

Cruise line executives share their thoughts on current and future green technology

Capturing the Tasmanian Spirit

Capturing the Tasmanian Spirit
By Justin Merrigan | Monday, May 29, 2017

Bernard Dwyer tells Justin Merrigan how Spirit of Tasmania is helping the economy of Australia’s island state to grow

Bernard Dwyer shares how Spirit of Tasmania is helping Australia’s island state to grow

To dream a dream

To dream a dream
By Guest | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

SMC Design’s work for Dream Cruises means the company can offer a more holistic experience for guests

SMC Design’s work for Dream Cruises means it can offer a holistic experience for guests

A successful past, a positive future for DFDS

A successful past, a positive future for DFDS
By Justin Merrigan | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Max Foster tells Justin Merrigan how service investments, new ferries and hard work are helping DFDS to grow despite a challenging market

Max Foster explains how service investments, new ferries and hard work are helping DFDS to grow

Helping operators to ensure safe cruising in cold waters

Helping operators to ensure safe cruising in cold waters
By Jon Ingleton | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Foreship’s new consulting service will help shipowners to meet Polar Code requirements, says chairman Markus Aarnio

Foreship’s Markus Aarnio speaks about its new Polar Code consulting service

Growing Grenada’s global appeal

Growing Grenada’s global appeal
By Rebecca Gibson | Monday, April 24, 2017

Clarice Modeste-Curwen tells Rebecca Gibson how Grenada’s Ministry of Tourism is working with various stakeholders to promote its cruise offerings to major operators

Clarice Modeste-Curwen shares how Grenada’s Ministry of Tourism is promoting cruise offerings

Staying one step ahead

Staying one step ahead
By Sean Dudley | Monday, April 17, 2017

Sean Dudley speaks with Antti Marine’s Markko Takkinen about new projects and the growth in demand for doors within the marine sector

Antti Marine’s Markko Takkinen talks about the growing demand for doors in the marine sector

Sailing in the lap of luxury

Sailing in the lap of luxury
By Guest | Friday, April 7, 2017

Azamara Club Cruises’ Larry Pimentel has built up over two decades of experience in the cruise industry, mostly at the luxury end. Here, he talks to Sandra Speares

Azamara Club Cruises’ Larry Pimentel talks about his luxury cruise line

Cutting through the noise

Cutting through the noise
By Lindsay James | Thursday, April 6, 2017

As more ship operators strive to differentiate themselves, Tillberg Design of Sweden has seen a 500% growth in business. Fredrik Johansson and Michal Jackiewicz tell Lindsay James more

Fredrik Johansson and Michal Jackiewicz talk about Tillberg Design of Sweden's 500% growth in business

Creating timeless appeal

Creating timeless appeal
By Rebecca Lambert | Wednesday, April 5, 2017

De Jorio Design International has left its signature mark on most newbuilds for MSC Cruises since 2001. Marco de Jorio reflects on a successful partnership with the cruise line

Marco de Jorio reflects on De Jorio Design International's partnership with MSC Cruises

Forward-thinking environmentalists

Forward-thinking environmentalists
By Rebecca Gibson | Tuesday, April 4, 2017

Søren Poulsgaard Jensen explains to Rebecca Gibson how Scandlines is reducing its environmental footprint by investing in hybrid ferries and scrubbers

Søren Poulsgaard Jensen explains how Scandlines is reducing its environmental footprint

Exceeding all expectations

Exceeding all expectations
By Rebecca Gibson | Monday, April 3, 2017

Arnold Donald, president and CEO of Carnival Corporation, shares how the company overcame past voyage incidents and reputation issues to generate full-speed-ahead momentum and produce record financial performance. Rebecca Gibson reports

Arnold Donald talks about Carnival Corporation's full-speed-ahead momentum 

Discover Cornwall’s spectacular hidden treasures

Discover Cornwall’s spectacular hidden treasures
By Lindsay James | Monday, February 27, 2017

Mix a mild, sub-tropical climate with a stunning coastline and beautiful countryside and you have the perfect destination. Port Operations Director at Falmouth docks, Drystan Jones, tells us more

Drystan Jones tells us why Falmouth is the perfect cruise destination