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.

P&O Cruises unveils Grand Atrium design onboard Arvia

P&O Cruises unveils Grand Atrium design onboard Arvia

P&O Cruises

By Alice Chambers | 20 May 2022

The space, created by Jennifer deVere-Hopkins, will be used for dining, relaxing and entertainment

Building more sustainable interiors for cruise ships

Building more sustainable interiors for cruise ships
By Jon Ingleton | 19 May 2022

The cruise ship industry has a perceptibly determined intent to progress towards more sustainable interiors in 2022. Jon Ingleton asks SMC Design’s Alan Stewart about some of the issues

SMC Design’s Alan Stewart details some sustainability issues for cruise ship interior designers

Solarglide commits to UNFCCC Race to Zero

Solarglide commits to UNFCCC Race to Zero

Solarglide

By Alice Chambers | 16 May 2022

Marine blind specialist aims to achieve net-zero emissions by 2025

What’s new in the world of cruise ship interiors for 2022?

What’s new in the world of cruise ship interiors for 2022?
By Abigail McMahon | 11 May 2022

Elite Exhibitions identifies the biggest trends for cruise ship interiors this year and shares what to look out for at Cruise Ship Interiors Expo America in June

Elite Exhibitions identifies the biggest trends for cruise ship interiors this year

World Interiors Day to celebrate forward-looking design

World Interiors Day to celebrate forward-looking design

IFI 

By Alice Chambers | 10 May 2022

28 May 2022

An international day which focuses on ‘Pride of the Past, an Incentive for the Future’ 

CSI announces new cruise conversations, speakers and sessions

CSI announces new cruise conversations, speakers and sessions

CSI

By Alice Chambers | 09 May 2022

Cruise Conversations Live includes a keynote speech and sustainability-focused talks

Silversea’s Silver Nova to feature new asymmetrical design

Silversea’s Silver Nova to feature new asymmetrical design

Silversea Cruises

By Alex Smith | 03 May 2022

The ship will feature a reimagined pool area and additional outdoor venues

TDoS establishes Viken Group and acquires Thalia Marine

TDoS establishes Viken Group and acquires Thalia Marine

Pexels/@cottonbro

By Alice Chambers | 28 April 2022

Firms will work both independently and collaboratively on maritime projects

Pioneering cultural and educational explorations in remote regions

Pioneering cultural and educational explorations in remote regions
By Alice Chambers | 28 April 2022

Andrea Zito gives Alice Chambers an insight into what guests can expect from Swan Hellenic’s new fleet and itineraries

Andrea Zito provides an insight into what guests can expect from Swan Hellenic’s new fleet

Cruise Ship Interiors Expo America: Connecting the cruise design industry

Cruise Ship Interiors Expo America: Connecting the cruise design industry
By Alex Smith | 21 April 2022

7-8 June 2022; Miami, Florida

CSI will offer two days of product sourcing, knowledge sharing and networking

AD Associates to design interiors of new Ritz-Carlton superyachts

AD Associates to design interiors of new Ritz-Carlton superyachts

The Ritz-Carlton Yacht Collection

By Rebecca Gibson | 30 March 2022

Ilma and Luminara will feature luxurious onboard spaces and are expected to debut in 2024 and 2025 

Carnival reveals Miami-themed zone onboard Carnival Celebration

Carnival reveals Miami-themed zone onboard Carnival Celebration

Carnival Cruise Line

By Alice Chambers | 24 March 2022

The area will be named 820 Biscayne as a nod to the cruise line’s original headquarters

Cunard reveals design details for new ship Queen Anne

Cunard reveals design details for new ship Queen Anne

Cunard

By Alex Smith | 10 March 2022

 Adam D. Tihany will work with David Collins Studio, Richmond International and Sybille de Margerie

IFI to launch IFI LEADS virtual panel on 21 February 2022

IFI to launch IFI LEADS virtual panel on 21 February 2022

IFI

By Alex Smith | 15 February 2022

Four presentations will focus on the theme of ‘Design & Creativity: Innovating for New World Realities’

Studio Dado designs interiors for American Cruise Lines’ Project Blue

Studio Dado designs interiors for American Cruise Lines’ Project Blue

Studio Dado

By Alice Chambers | 24 January 2022

The first of the 12 new catamaran-style cruise ships will be ready at the beginning of 2023

Adapting rapidly to remain resilient in the cruise industry

Adapting rapidly to remain resilient in the cruise industry
By Rebecca Gibson | 11 January 2022

Patrick McNulty explains to Rebecca Gibson how Bourne Group has adapted to overcome the challenges of the pandemic to continue delivering signage that exceeds cruise clients’ expectations

Patrick McNulty explains how Bourne Group has adapted to overcome the challenges of the pandemic

Lighting the way aesthetically and technically on cruise ships and ferries

Lighting the way aesthetically and technically on cruise ships and ferries
By Rebecca Gibson | 10 January 2022

Matt Swiergon explains to Rebecca Gibson how Beadlight can help shipowners to find the most effective lighting solution for staterooms onboard their passenger vessels

Matt Swiergon explains how Beadlight finds the most effective lighting solution for staterooms

Custom creations for comfortable and aesthetically pleasing interiors

Custom creations for comfortable and aesthetically pleasing interiors
By Rebecca Gibson | 06 January 2022

Rebecca Gibson asks Jason Holmes how Forbo Flooring Systems develops bespoke floor coverings for spaces onboard cruise ships and passenger ferries

Jason Holmes explains how Forbo Flooring Systems creates onboard floor coverings

Trimline teams up with Marella Cruises for ship refurbishment

Trimline teams up with Marella Cruises for ship refurbishment

Trimline

By Alice Chambers | 06 January 2022

Marella Explorer underwent a four-week  refit that was aided by progress monitoring app

A reinvigorated return to the cruise industry for interior design

A reinvigorated return to the cruise industry for interior design
By Richard Humphreys | 05 January 2022

Alan McVitty tells Richard Humphreys why M Studio London is primed and ready to begin working on cruise industry projects again

Alan McVitty explains why M Studio London is ready to work on cruise industry projects again

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