An island escape offering history, culture and calm

An island escape offering history, culture and calm
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 30 September 2022

Mike Cochrane of Port Charlottetown shares how Prince Edward Island is investing in its future to ensure it is a highlight of any cruise itinerary

Mike Cochrane of Port Charlottetown shares how Prince Edward Island is investing in its future

Improving environmental performance

Improving environmental performance
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 16 September 2022

Elly Yates-Roberts looks at some of the companies, products and technologies that are helping ship operators to reach sustainability targets and reduce their environmental impact

Elly Yates-Roberts highlights the companies and products helping operators reduce their impact

Enabling at-sea communication onboard cruise ships

Enabling at-sea communication onboard cruise ships
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 15 September 2022

Cruise lines must diversify their communication offerings to meet the connectivity needs of multiple passenger demographics. Pramod Arora of Wireless Maritime Services tells Elly Yates-Roberts why

Operators must diversify their communication offerings to meet the connectivity needs of guests

Catalyst for creativity: sharing ideas for success

Catalyst for creativity: sharing ideas for success
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 28 July 2022

Sharing ideas can be essential for success. However, this approach to innovation is often ignored in business for fear of giving information to competitors. Elly Yates-Roberts asks My Nguyen of Holland America Group and Aida Lora of Royal Caribbean Group why this attitude is outdated and the new value of inter-organisation collaboration

My Nguyen and Aida Lora discuss the importance of inter-organisation collaboration 

New endeavours and opportunities for Studio Berg+

New endeavours and opportunities for Studio Berg+
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 11 July 2022

Petra Ryberg tells Elly Yates-Roberts about setting up her own design studio and the changes she hopes to see in the industry over the coming years

Petra Ryberg discusses the experience of setting up her own design studio

How a design studio with a difference is creating unique ships

How a design studio with a difference is creating unique ships
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 05 July 2022

Stefan Seidenfaden and Timo Hogestraat of Partner Ship Design tell Elly Yates-Roberts about the firm’s diverse portfolio of projects and why partnership is the name of their game

Partner Ship Design’s Stefan Seidenfaden and Timo Hogestraat detail the firm’s range of projects

Developing the secret to outfitting success

Developing the secret to outfitting success
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 01 July 2022

Trimline’s Ross Welham tells Elly Yates-Roberts about the key role the firm’s employees played in developing a new project management tool and its European expansion plans

Trimline’s Ross Welham discusses its project management tool and European expansion plans

Interior view: Brittany Ferries’ Salamanca

Interior view: Brittany Ferries’ Salamanca
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 30 June 2022

Brittany Ferries continues to create vessels inspired by the destinations to which they sail, adding a Spanish flavour onboard the latest E-Flexer to join the fleet

Brittany Ferries has added a Spanish flavour onboard the latest E-Flexer to join its fleet

Interior view: Celebrity Cruises’ Celebrity Beyond

Interior view: Celebrity Cruises’ Celebrity Beyond

Celebrity Cruises

By Elly Yates-Roberts | 20 June 2022

Celebrity Cruises has collaborated with high-profile designers to ensure its new Edge-class ship is larger and more luxurious than her sisters

The cruise line has collaborated with high-profile designers on its new Edge-class ship

Combining exploration, nature and luxury

Combining exploration, nature and luxury

Ponant/Gilles Trillard

By Elly Yates-Roberts | 17 June 2022

Elly Yates Roberts speaks with Jean-Michel Wilmotte and Mathieu Petiteau about the design considerations for Ponant’s latest luxury icebreaker, Le Commandant Charcot

Jean-Michel Wilmotte and Mathieu Petiteau discuss Ponant’s Le Commandant Charcot

A trio of transformations for ferry operator DFDS

A trio of transformations for ferry operator DFDS
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 16 June 2022

Steven Newbery of DFDS tells Elly Yates-Roberts about the onboard refurbishment of the line’s two English Channel ferries and the importance of improving the passenger experience

Steven Newbery of DFDS details the refurbishments carried out onboard three of its ferries

The natural and popular choice for a cruise destination

The natural and popular choice for a cruise destination
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 06 June 2022

Verdant landscapes coupled with a rich, diverse culture have made the Guadeloupe Islands a popular cruise destination

The Guadeloupe Islands offer verdant landscapes coupled with a rich and diverse culture

An unmissable opportunity for exploration off the beaten track

An unmissable opportunity for exploration off the beaten track
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 02 June 2022

Cruising in the Great Lakes of Canada and the USA gives experienced passengers a unique mix of ocean travel and river boating

Cruising in the Great Lakes gives experienced passengers a mix of ocean travel and river boating

How CMI Leisure Management is finding the balance

How CMI Leisure Management is finding the balance

Aurora Expeditions

By Elly Yates-Roberts | 01 June 2022

Dietmar Wertanzl of CMI Leisure Management tells Elly Yates-Roberts about the opportunities and challenges created by the Covid-19 pandemic and the cruise industry’s focus on sustainability

Dietmar Wertanzl discusses challenges of the pandemic and the focus on sustainability

New horizons for connectivity onboard cruise ships

New horizons for connectivity onboard cruise ships
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 09 May 2022

Brent Horwitz of Speedcast tells Elly Yates-Roberts why hybrid networks are a game changer for cruise operators, crew and guests, and how the launch of lower-Earth orbit satellites will take this one step further

Brent Horwitz of Speedcast explains why hybrid networks are a game changer for cruise operators

Shipbuilder FSG is sailing to calmer waters

Shipbuilder FSG is sailing to calmer waters
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 27 April 2022

Flensburger Schiffbau-Gesellschaft’s Philipp Maracke speaks with Elly Yates-Roberts about the shipyard’s busy schedule and focus on sustainability

Philipp Maracke speaks about the yard’s busy schedule and focus on sustainability

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