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

A continental pit stop for global cruising

A continental pit stop for global cruising
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 27 April 2022

The cultural and historical past of Gibraltar, as well its prime location, has made the Rock an essential cruise destination

The culture, history and location of Gibraltar has made the Rock an essential destination

Building connections and creating opportunities for passengers

Building connections and creating opportunities for passengers
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 25 April 2022

Pramod Arora of Wireless Maritime Services tells Elly Yates-Roberts about changes in communications technology, the emergence of 5G and what this means for cruise lines and their passengers

Pramod Arora discusses the changes in communications technology onboard cruise ships

Happy crew, happy cruise: overcoming recruitment challenges

Happy crew, happy cruise: overcoming recruitment challenges
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 14 April 2022

Elly Yates-Roberts speaks with leading passenger ship management companies and crewing agencies about the solutions to the current multi-faceted problems that ship operators are facing

Passenger ship management companies and crewing agencies reveal their solutions to current problems

A smooth re-entry for newly renovated cruise and ferry vessels

A smooth re-entry for newly renovated cruise and ferry vessels
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 04 April 2022

As many cruise lines resume sailing, shipyards around the world are seeing increasing numbers of refit and refurbishment projects. Elly Yates-Roberts highlights some of the work that has been carried out on cruise ships and ferries over the past six months

Elly Yates-Roberts details some of the recent refit and refurbishments projects in the past six months

Shipping security: how Speedcast combats cyberattacks

Shipping security: how Speedcast combats cyberattacks
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 17 January 2022

Santiago Jaramillo of Speedcast tells Elly Yates-Roberts how cybercrime can affect cruise and ferry operators, and how Speedcast is there to help 

Santiago Jaramillo explains how cybercrime can affect cruise and ferry operators

Why the human element is still essential when managing cruise ships

Why the human element is still essential when managing cruise ships
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 12 January 2022

Dickson Chin from Wallem Ship Agency explains the value of ship agents and how their role may change in the future

Dickson Chin from Wallem Ship Agency explains the value and role of ship agents

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