Onboard experience news, features and events

McCue partners with Thrive.App and SustainIQ to boost sustainability

McCue partners with Thrive.App and SustainIQ to boost sustainability

McCue

By Rebecca Gibson | 23 July 2021

Fit-out firm will use technology to measure the socio-economic and environmental implications of projects

CSH: Helping the cruise industry restart with confidence

CSH: Helping the cruise industry restart with confidence
By Rebecca Gibson | 23 July 2021

Visitors will be able to meet exhibitors from across the entire hospitality supply chain in person for the first time in more than a year

Visitors will be able to meet exhibitors from across the entire hospitality supply chain in person

F. Ball and Co. Ltd.’s adhesive enables luxury carpet installation

F. Ball and Co. Ltd.’s adhesive enables luxury carpet installation
By Rebecca Gibson | 22 July 2021

Company's high-tack adhesive dual bond system and water-based rubber/resin adhesive help Venue Marine to install luxury carpet on P&O Cruises’ Ventura

Company's adhesive solutions help Venue Marine to install luxury carpet on P&O Cruises’ Ventura

CSI: Reuniting the cruise ship interiors industry

CSI: Reuniting the cruise ship interiors industry
By Rebecca Gibson | 21 July 2021

CFI shares the highlights delegates can expect at Cruise Ship Interiors Expo America this October

CFI shares the highlights delegates can expect at Cruise Ship Interiors Expo America this October

The sky is the limit onboard Smyril Line’s Norröna

The sky is the limit onboard Smyril Line’s Norröna
By Richard Humphreys | 20 July 2021

Aros Marine’s new panorama lounge aboard Smyril Line’s Norröna affords views of the Atlantic Ocean while allowing passengers to relax in a tranquil setting

Aros Marine tells CFI about the panorama lounge it created on the ro-pax ferry

How Bourne Group is making signage more sustainable

How Bourne Group is making signage more sustainable
By Patrick McNulty | 19 July 2021

Digital-printed inks, LED printing processes and more readily available substrates are enabling Bourne Group to produce environmentally friendly signs

Patrick McNulty discusses the benefits of digital-printed inks, LED printing processes and substrates

Starboard Cruise Services designs retail areas onboard Costa Firenze

Starboard Cruise Services designs retail areas onboard Costa Firenze

Costa Cruises

By Alex Smith | 16 July 2021

The Galleria Shops area on the vessel includes 13 stores with Italian-themed collections

Delivering customisation through collaboration

Delivering customisation through collaboration
By Rebecca Gibson | 13 July 2021

Gina Amies explains to Rebecca Gibson how Beadlight can create innovative lighting and air filtration solutions to enhance the guest experience onboard passenger ships

Gina Amies explains how Beadlight creates lighting and air filtration solutions

P&O Cruises reveals celebration plans for Iona’s maiden cruise

P&O Cruises reveals celebration plans for Iona’s maiden cruise

P&O Cruises

By Alex Smith | 06 July 2021

Fireworks and performances by Tony Hadley will mark the first voyage of new ship

Costa Cruises’ Costa Firenze sets sail on first cruise

Costa Cruises’ Costa Firenze sets sail on first cruise

Costa Cruises

By Alex Smith | 06 July 2021

The new ship departed from Savona, Italy, for an itinerary visiting destinations around the country

Health features now standard in cruise apps, says Sourcetoad

Health features now standard in cruise apps, says Sourcetoad

Sourcetoad

By Alex Smith | 30 June 2021

The 2021 Cruise Mobile Apps Annual Report presents research on primary guest-facing apps

How Solarglide is delivering durability through design

How Solarglide is delivering durability through design
By Paul Pringle | 30 June 2021

Solarglide’s motorised antimicrobial window covering solutions can help ship operators minimise the risk of Covid-19 transmission

Motorised antimicrobial window covering solutions can help minimise the spread of Covid-19

Feature: The power of collective wisdom

Feature: The power of collective wisdom
By Rebecca Gibson | 29 June 2021

Collaboration and cooperation are two of the key factors for success in any passenger ship interior design project. Rebecca Gibson asks representatives from across the sector to share their knowledge and expertise

Industry experts share why collaboration is the key to success in any passenger ship interior design project

Putting on a show with Carnival Cruise Line

Putting on a show with Carnival Cruise Line
By Chris Nelson | 28 June 2021

Onboard entertainment spaces need to offer guests something unique and special, but functionality has to be at the core of the design

Onboard entertainment spaces need to offer something special with functionality at the core

Regent Seven Seas Cruises names new ship Seven Seas Grandeur

Regent Seven Seas Cruises names new ship Seven Seas Grandeur

Regent Seven Seas Cruises

By Alex Smith | 23 June 2021

The cruise line also revealed the new Studio DADO design for the Compass Rose restaurant

Interior view: Holland America Line’s Rotterdam

Interior view: Holland America Line’s Rotterdam
By Jon Ingleton | 23 June 2021

Holland America Line is challenging the typical idea of innovation by bringing timeless elegance to its ships through food, music and art. My Nguyen tells Jon Ingleton more

My Nguyen explains how Rotterdam reflects timeless elegance through food, music and art

How Norwegian Cruise Line is breaking the mould

How Norwegian Cruise Line is breaking the mould
By Mark Kansley | 22 June 2021

Delivering an exceptional onboard experience requires Norwegian Cruise Line to act on feedback from both staff and guests, as well as an ambition to continuously evolve and innovate

An exceptional onboard experience requires the line to act on feedback from staff and guests

How Magicman can rapidly rejuvenate cruise ships

How Magicman can rapidly rejuvenate cruise ships
By Mark Henderson | 21 June 2021

Magicman’s repair and restoration services offer a fast and cost-effective way for cruise operators to ensure their ships feel fresh and new when they welcome guests back onboard

Company's restoration services offer a fast and cost-effective way for improving the onboard experience

Curating art fit for an impressive cruise adventure

Curating art fit for an impressive cruise adventure
By Michele Witthaus | 18 June 2021

Curating an art collection for a new cruise ship is a complex challenge. Michele Witthaus talks to SMC Design’s art team to find out how it developed the impressive collection on Saga Cruises’ new ship, Spirit of Adventure

SMC Design’s art team discuss the development of the collection onboard Saga’s Spirit of Adventure

Interior view: Inside Seabourn Venture

Interior view: Inside Seabourn Venture
By Jon Ingleton | 17 June 2021

Robin West and Bentley Brownfield tell Jon Ingleton what guests can expect from Seabourn’s new ultra-luxury expedition ships as the brand strengthens its lofty status in this sector

Robin West and Bentley Brownfield discuss Seabourn’s new ultra-luxury expedition ships

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