Meyer Werft cuts steel for AIDA Cruises’ second LNG ship

Meyer Werft cuts steel for AIDA Cruises’ second LNG ship
By Rebecca Gibson | Friday, August 16, 2019

The newbuild has been designed as a sister to AIDAnova and will begin service in spring 2021

Celebrity Constellation to homeport at Port Tampa Bay in winter 2020

Celebrity Constellation to homeport at Port Tampa Bay in winter 2020
By Rebecca Gibson | Friday, August 16, 2019

Next winter will mark the first time that the cruise line has deployed a ship in the Florida city since 2007

Oceania Cruises launches new Go Local tours

Oceania Cruises launches new Go Local tours
By Elly Yates-Roberts | Friday, August 16, 2019

The immersive excursions aim to provide passengers with a more authentic cruise experience 

Scandlines to install Norsepower’s Rotor Sail on hybrid ferry

Scandlines to install Norsepower’s Rotor Sail on hybrid ferry
By Elly Yates-Roberts | Thursday, August 15, 2019

The wind propulsion technology will enable Copenhagen to produce even fewer emissions

MAN Energy to supply engines for Trinidad and Tobago ferries

MAN Energy to supply engines for Trinidad and Tobago ferries
By Rebecca Gibson | Thursday, August 15, 2019

Shipbuilders Austal and Incat Tasmania order total of eight engines for the two high-speed ferries

How WMF is improving onboard beverages

How WMF is improving onboard beverages
By Rebecca Gibson | Thursday, August 15, 2019

The firm’s automatic machines are simplifying the task of producing large quantities of coffee

The firm’s automatic machines are simplifying the task of producing large quantities of coffee

Trelleborg to help Port of Tallinn automate mooring operations

Trelleborg to help Port of Tallinn automate mooring operations
By Rebecca Gibson | Wednesday, August 14, 2019

AutoMoor system will help ships to berth more quickly and safely 

A look at how Temprotech is expanding business prospects

A look at how Temprotech is expanding business prospects
By Richard Humphreys | Wednesday, August 14, 2019

New warehouses will make it easier to access flame-retardant temporary protection materials

Cruise ships to visit more destinations in Asia in 2019, says CLIA

Cruise ships to visit more destinations in Asia in 2019, says CLIA
By Rebecca Gibson | Wednesday, August 14, 2019

Report finds that 79 ships will offer 1,917 sailings, generating capacity for 4.02 million guests

Meyer Werft to float out Norwegian Cruise Line’s Norwegian Encore

Meyer Werft to float out Norwegian Cruise Line’s Norwegian Encore
By Elly Yates-Roberts | Tuesday, August 13, 2019

Ship is expected to leave the building dock on 17 August ready for onboard outfitting

Princess to expand MedallionNet wi-fi to six more ships by 2021

Princess to expand MedallionNet wi-fi to six more ships by 2021
By Elly Yates-Roberts | Tuesday, August 13, 2019

Brand will also upgrade several ships to work with OceanMedallion technology too

Royal Caribbean chooses canopies from ACS Production

Royal Caribbean chooses canopies from ACS Production
By Rebecca Gibson | Tuesday, August 13, 2019

Symphony of the Seas and Harmony of the Seas both feature canopies and stretched canvas ceilings

Symphony of the Seas and Harmony of the Seas both feature canopies and stretched canvas ceilings

Greater Victoria Harbour Authority to host mid-week calls in 2020

Greater Victoria Harbour Authority to host mid-week calls in 2020
By Rebecca Gibson | Monday, August 12, 2019

Canadian port will also welcome new cruise ships and around 770,000 passengers next year

How Bugge & Gjertsen is achieving the incredible for Hurtigruten

How Bugge & Gjertsen is achieving the incredible for Hurtigruten
By Lindsay James | Monday, August 12, 2019

Tony Rom Fletcher gives Lindsay James an insight into the services his company has provided for Roald Amundsen and Fridtjof Nansen

Tony Rom Fletcher on the services his firm provided for Roald Amundsen and Fridtjof Nansen

BIMCO and VDR to chair Motorship Propulsion & Future Fuels 2019

BIMCO and VDR to chair Motorship Propulsion & Future Fuels 2019
By Elly Yates-Roberts | Friday, August 9, 2019

Event will also feature a keynote by Carlo Raucci from the University Maritime Advisory Services

Ponant plans to acquire Paul Gauguin Cruises

Ponant plans to acquire Paul Gauguin Cruises
By Rebecca Gibson | Friday, August 9, 2019

Companies will be managed separately, but guests will benefit from wider choice of ships and itineraries