Two catamarans under construction for Zhuhai Fast Ferry Company

Two catamarans under construction for Zhuhai Fast Ferry Company
Incat Crowther
By Alex Smith | 25 September 2020

The Incat Crowther-designed vessels are being built at AFAI Southern Shipyard

IMO celebrates World Maritime Day 2020

IMO celebrates World Maritime Day 2020
International Maritime Organization
By Alex Smith | 25 September 2020

This year’s focus will be on the theme of ‘Sustainable Shipping for a Sustainable Planet’

Interior commentary: A new use for LEDs

Interior commentary: A new use for LEDs
By Gina Amies | 24 September 2020

Lighting manufacturer Beadlight has harnessed the power of LED lighting technology to develop an air filter unit to prevent the spread of infection on passenger ships

Gina Amies explains how Beadlight has used LED lighting technology to develop an air filter unit

Knud E. Hansen designs ice-breaking cruise vessel

Knud E. Hansen designs ice-breaking cruise vessel
Knud E. Hansen
By Alex Smith | 24 September 2020

The 140-metre-long expedition ship can accommodate up to 300 passengers

Corvus Energy to supply energy storage systems for five new ferries

Corvus Energy to supply energy storage systems for five new ferries
Corvus Energy
By Alex Smith | 24 September 2020

The company has been selected by Holland Ship Electric for the project at Holland Shipyard Group

ABB technology to power P&O Ferries' new hybrid vessels

ABB technology to power P&O Ferries' new hybrid vessels
P&O Ferries
By Rebecca Gibson | 23 September 2020

Solutions will help to cut fuel consumption on the Dover-Calais route by 40 per cent

SMC Design: A creative collective for maritime design

SMC Design: A creative collective for maritime design
By Alex Smith | 23 September 2020

SMC Design has firmly established its roots within the maritime design industry. Much of its success can be attributed to the firm’s collaborative approach, which brings together a diverse range of skillsets

CFR talks to SMC Design about the firm’s collaborative approach to projects

Studio DADO chosen as sole interior architect for new Regent ship

Studio DADO chosen as sole interior architect for new Regent ship

Studio DADO

By Rebecca Gibson | 23 September 2020

The design firm has previously created luxury interiors on newbuild's sister ships

GreenPort Cruise & Congress 2021: The latest in sustainable development

GreenPort Cruise & Congress 2021: The latest in sustainable development
By Alex Smith | 22 September 2020

20 - 22 October; Piraeus, Greece

The event provides a meeting place for attendees to discuss environmental best practice

Healthy Sail Panel provides recommendations to US CDC

Healthy Sail Panel provides recommendations to US CDC
Royal Caribbean Group
By Alex Smith | 22 September 2020

The report includes 74 practices to prevent the spread of Covid-19 onboard cruise ships

Mein Schiff 6 returns to service in Greece

Mein Schiff 6 returns to service in Greece
Port of Heraklion
By Alex Smith | 22 September 2020

The vessel will embark on a series of seven cruises every Sunday from the Port of Heraklion

How the ferry industry is leading post-pandemic change

How the ferry industry is leading post-pandemic change
CalMac Ferries
By Mike Corrigan | 22 September 2020

Interferry CEO Mike Corrigan explains the defiant mood of resilience and recovery among industry leaders as the world awaits a Covid-19 cure

Interferry CEO Mike Corrigan explains the defiant mood of resilience and recovery 

Keel laid for Tallink Grupp’s MyStar by Rauma Marine Constructions

Keel laid for Tallink Grupp’s MyStar by Rauma Marine Constructions
Tallink Grupp
By Alex Smith | 21 September 2020

The event was live streamed from the shipyard in Rauma, Finland

The secret weapon lying beneath flooring on passenger ships

The secret weapon lying beneath flooring on passenger ships
By Rebecca Gibson | 21 September 2020

F. Ball’s subfloor preparation products and adhesives play an essential role in keeping carpets and flooring onboard cruise ships in excellent condition

F. Ball’s subfloor preparation products and adhesives keep carpets and floors in excellent condition

Florida Senators introduce new Set Sail Safely Act

Florida Senators introduce new Set Sail Safely Act
By Rebecca Gibson | 18 September 2020

The bill will lead to development of a roadmap for the safe resumption of cruising across the USA

Encouraging signs of a new and safer cruising era

Encouraging signs of a new and safer cruising era
Bourne Group
By Patrick McNulty | 18 September 2020

Companies like Bourne Group are developing new products to help cruise companies to protect the health and safety of their guests and crew when their ships return to sea

Bourne Group is developing new products to help protect guests and crew when ships return to sea

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