Building and refurbishment news, features and events

Incat Crowther designs new Samso Rederi ferry

Incat Crowther designs new Samso Rederi ferry
By Elly Yates-Roberts | Monday, March 25, 2019

The vessel will sail between Aarhus and the island of Samso and boost the island’s tourism economy

Industry experts to attend Cruise Ship Interiors Expo in Barcelona

Industry experts to attend Cruise Ship Interiors Expo in Barcelona
By Elly Yates-Roberts | Friday, March 22, 2019

Trimline, Magicman, SMC Design and Bolidt are among the exhibitors attending the event

Holland America celebrates steel-cutting of new Pinnacle Class ship

Holland America celebrates steel-cutting of new Pinnacle Class ship
By Elly Yates-Roberts | Wednesday, March 20, 2019

Newbuild is being built at Fincantieri’s Marghera shipyard and is due for completion in 2021

MSC Cruises confirms order for four luxury ships with Fincantieri

MSC Cruises confirms order for four luxury ships with Fincantieri
By Elly Yates-Roberts | Monday, March 18, 2019

The 421-suite, 64,000gt cruise vessels will enter service between 2023 and 2026

Hurtigruten to transform Finnmarken into expedition ship

Hurtigruten to transform Finnmarken into expedition ship
By Elly Yates-Roberts | Wednesday, March 6, 2019

Engines, accommodation and public spaces will all be upgraded

Quark Expeditions celebrates steel-cutting of new ship

Quark Expeditions celebrates steel-cutting of new ship
By Elly Yates-Roberts | Tuesday, January 29, 2019

Vessel will offer comfort and will be made from recycled construction materials 

MV Werften to acquire Neptun Ship Design

MV Werften to acquire Neptun Ship Design
By Elly Yates-Roberts | Friday, January 25, 2019

Two companies will build on their past collaborations to develop and design complex vessels together

Almaco to build accommodation and more on Viking Line’s new ship

Almaco to build accommodation and more on Viking Line’s new ship
By Elly Yates-Roberts | Friday, December 14, 2018

Climate-smart newbuild will also use Almaco’s Galley Energy Management system

MAN Cryo develops first liquefied hydrogen fuel system for ships

MAN Cryo develops first liquefied hydrogen fuel system for ships
By Elly Yates-Roberts | Thursday, December 6, 2018

The cleaner fuel system has been designed in collaboration with Fjord1 and Multi Maritime 

Hurtigruten’s Fram to undergo first refurbishment since 2007 launch

Hurtigruten’s Fram to undergo first refurbishment since 2007 launch
By Elly Yates-Roberts | Thursday, November 29, 2018

The expedition ship will also be retrofitted with environmentally friendly engines

Windstar Cruises to renovate and extend Star Class ships

Windstar Cruises to renovate and extend Star Class ships
By Elly Yates-Roberts | Friday, November 16, 2018

The US$250 million Star Plus initiative will impact all aspects of the onboard experience

Newly refurbished Norwegian Jewel to debut in Sydney

Newly refurbished Norwegian Jewel to debut in Sydney
By Elly Yates-Roberts | Monday, November 12, 2018

Norwegian Cruise Line completes most extensive 2018 enhancement