Onboard experience

The world’s ocean, expedition and river cruise lines must evolve constantly to ensure they can meet the demands and expectations of their guests, ports and destinations and regulatory bodies. From ordering new cruise ships, to refitting and upgrading existing vessels, and creating new onboard and onshore experiences, the cruise lines always have news to share.

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: 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

Interior view: Viking Cruises’ Viking Saigon

Interior view: Viking Cruises’ Viking Saigon
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 16 July 2021

The new vessel features Scandinavian interiors with a South East Asian twist. Viking Cruises’ Harald Seebacher tells Elly Yates-Roberts more

Viking Cruises’ Harald Seebache discusses the ship’s Scandinavian interiors with a South East Asian twist

Interior view: Virgin Voyages’ Valiant Lady

Interior view: Virgin Voyages’ Valiant Lady
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 14 July 2021

Dee Cooper of Virgin Voyages tells Elly Yates-Roberts about the European inspiration behind the new ship and what guests can look forward to when she launches this year

Dee Cooper of Virgin Voyages discusses the European inspiration behind the new ship

Elmo Leather: Providing a natural solution

Elmo Leather: Providing a natural solution
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 09 July 2021

Elmo Leather’s Jimmy Ahlgren tells Elly Yates-Roberts about the sustainable qualities of leather and the firm’s environmentally friendly practices

Jimmy Ahlgren tells Elly Yates-Roberts about the sustainable qualities of leather

Interior view: Havila Castor and Havila Capella

Interior view: Havila Castor and Havila Capella
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 05 July 2021

Camilla Løvlien tells Elly Yates-Roberts how Havila Voyages’ Norwegian heritage has inspired the design and sustainability of its new environmentally friendly ferries

Camilla Løvlien explains how Havila Voyages’ Norwegian heritage has inspired its new ferries

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