Onboard experience news, features and events

YSA Design to create guest-facing interiors for SeaDream Innovation

YSA Design to create guest-facing interiors for SeaDream Innovation
By Rebecca | Friday, September 20, 2019

Firm will be responsible for the general arrangement, concept and detailed designs and follow-up work 

MSC Bellissima to feature world's first cabin adorned with Swarovski crystals

MSC Bellissima to feature world's first cabin adorned with Swarovski crystals
By Rebecca Gibson | Monday, September 9, 2019

Luxury accommodation has been designed in collaboration with De Jorio Design International

Top design firms to participate in panels at Marine Interiors Expo

Top design firms to participate in panels at Marine Interiors Expo
By Rebecca | Thursday, September 5, 2019

Tillberg Design of Sweden, De Jorio Design and AD Associates to share design insights  

MSC Cruises brings Edgar Degas artwork to sea for the first time

MSC Cruises brings Edgar Degas artwork to sea for the first time
By Rebecca Gibson | Wednesday, August 28, 2019

MSC Grandiosa to offer the cruise industry’s only immersive fine art and dining experience

Freedom of the Seas to undergo Royal Amplified modernisation next spring

Freedom of the Seas to undergo Royal Amplified modernisation next spring
By Rebecca Gibson | Friday, August 23, 2019

Royal Caribbean ship will feature racer water slides, laser tag, new restaurants, bars and much more

Princess Cruises unveils new production Rock Opera

Princess Cruises unveils new production Rock Opera
By Elly Yates-Roberts | Thursday, August 22, 2019

Multi-lingual musical will debut onboard Sky Princess in December and Enchanted Princess in 2020

Windstar ships to feature Star Grill by Steven Raichlen in 2020

Windstar ships to feature Star Grill by Steven Raichlen in 2020
By Elly Yates-Roberts | Wednesday, August 21, 2019

Star Breeze, Star Pride and Star Legend will offer the restaurant as part of the Star Plus Initiative

How WMF is improving onboard beverages

How WMF is improving onboard beverages
By Rebecca Gibson | Thursday, August 15, 2019

The firm’s automatic machines are simplifying the task of producing large quantities of coffee

The firm’s automatic machines are simplifying the task of producing large quantities of coffee

A look at how Temprotech is expanding business prospects

A look at how Temprotech is expanding business prospects
By Richard Humphreys | Wednesday, August 14, 2019

New warehouses will make it easier to access flame-retardant temporary protection materials

Princess to expand MedallionNet wi-fi to six more ships by 2021

Princess to expand MedallionNet wi-fi to six more ships by 2021
By Elly Yates-Roberts | Tuesday, August 13, 2019

Brand will also upgrade several ships to work with OceanMedallion technology too

Royal Caribbean chooses canopies from ACS Production

Royal Caribbean chooses canopies from ACS Production
By Rebecca Gibson | Tuesday, August 13, 2019

Symphony of the Seas and Harmony of the Seas both feature canopies and stretched canvas ceilings

Symphony of the Seas and Harmony of the Seas both feature canopies and stretched canvas ceilings

How Bugge & Gjertsen is achieving the incredible for Hurtigruten

How Bugge & Gjertsen is achieving the incredible for Hurtigruten
By Lindsay James | Monday, August 12, 2019

Tony Rom Fletcher gives Lindsay James an insight into the services his company has provided for Roald Amundsen and Fridtjof Nansen

Tony Rom Fletcher on the services his firm provided for Roald Amundsen and Fridtjof Nansen

Trimline has upgraded the interiors onboard the DFDS D-Class ships

Trimline has upgraded the interiors onboard the DFDS D-Class ships
By Lindsay James | Friday, August 9, 2019

Interior design firm worked with SMC Design to give the ships a fresh look

Interior design firm worked with SMC Design to give the ships a fresh look

Green Furniture Concept shares three seating tips

Green Furniture Concept shares three seating tips
By Rebecca Gibson | Thursday, August 8, 2019

The design company explores some of the ways cruise and ferry operators can make the most of their onboard spaces

Design company explores the ways cruise and ferry operators can make the most of their onboard spaces

Beadlight is revolutionising the work of reading lights

Beadlight is revolutionising the work of reading lights
By Gina Amies | Wednesday, August 7, 2019

Gina Amies explains how LED lighting helps cruise lines create the perfect onboard atmosphere, while reducing energy consumption and costs

Gina Amies explains how LED lights help create the perfect ambience, and reduce energy use and costs

Carnival adds new family-friendly features to Hub App

Carnival adds new family-friendly features to Hub App
By Rebecca Gibson | Tuesday, August 6, 2019

App users will be able to see a detailed breakdown of onboard activities for young passengers

Achieving furnishing quality with Elmo Leather

Achieving furnishing quality with Elmo Leather
By Richard Humphreys | Tuesday, August 6, 2019

Jimmy Ahlgren discusses the merits of using leather on passenger ships with Richard Humphreys

Jimmy Ahlgren discusses the merits of using leather on passenger ships with Richard Humphreys

Princess Cruises to debut first jazz theatre at sea on newest ships

Princess Cruises to debut first jazz theatre at sea on newest ships
By Rebecca Gibson | Monday, August 5, 2019

Sky Princess and Enchanted Princess will offer live shows, salsa lessons and parties in Take 5 

Sailing away with SkyTrail onboard Carnival Panorama

Sailing away with SkyTrail onboard Carnival Panorama
By Rebecca Gibson | Monday, August 5, 2019

The Carnival Cruise Line ship will boast a family-friendly aerial attraction from Ropes Courses Incorporated when she debuts

The ship will boast an aerial attraction by Ropes Courses Incorporated when she debuts

How changing trends are driving new ideas in carpet design

How changing trends are driving new ideas in carpet design
By Rebecca | Friday, August 2, 2019

Global Marine & Hotel Interiors president Anna Jenei discusses the changes in cruise ship carpet design with Richard Humphreys

Global Marine & Hotel Interiors president Anna Jenei tells ICFR more