Onboard experience news, features and events

Rebuilding passenger confidence after Covid-19

Rebuilding passenger confidence after Covid-19
By Gina Amies | 13 January 2021

Beadlight’s LED lighting and air cleaning units will help to prepare their ships for guests returning after the Covid-19 pandemic

Beadlight’s LED lighting and air cleaning units will help to prepare their ships for guests’ return

New Innovation Lounge opens in Miami this January

New Innovation Lounge opens in Miami this January

Innovation Lounges

By Rebecca Gibson | 13 January 2021

Space curated by Tillberg Design of Sweden enables marine interiors community to showcase products

Achieving design freedom with custom floor coverings

Achieving design freedom with custom floor coverings
By Rebecca Gibson | 08 January 2021

Forbo Flooring Systems’ Jason Holmes explains to Rebecca Gibson how the company helps interior designers create custom floor coverings for spaces onboard passenger ships

Forbo Flooring Systems’ Jason Holmes explains how the company helps interior designers

World Navigator to feature first L'OCCITANE spa at sea

World Navigator to feature first L'OCCITANE spa at sea

Atlas Ocean Voyages

By Rebecca Gibson | 06 January 2021

Guests will be able to enjoy various luxury treatments on Atlas Ocean Voyages' new ship

“I jumped off my chair and started running laps around the boardroom”

“I jumped off my chair and started running laps around the boardroom”

Studio DADO

By Jon Ingleton | 04 January 2021

Cruise & Ferry catches up with one of the most popular faces in the cruise industry.

Cruise & Ferry catches up with one of the most popular faces in the cruise industry

Creating clean and unique experiences with Integra Fragrances

Creating clean and unique experiences with Integra Fragrances
By Richard Humphreys | 04 January 2021

Richard Humphreys talks with Francesca Piana of Integra Fragrances to understand how the company can scent and sanitise cruise ships during and post-Covid-19

Francesca Piana explains how the company can scent and sanitise cruise ships during and post-Covid-19

How weigand.waterrides is creating innovative onboard fun

How weigand.waterrides is creating innovative onboard fun

weigand.waterrides

By Rebecca Gibson | 21 December 2020

Rebecca Gibson asks Diego Reckmann how the company's water slides and aqua parks are helping cruise brands to deliver immersive entertainment

Diego Reckmann on how water slides help cruise brands deliver immersive entertainment

Studio DADO: The masters of innovation

Studio DADO: The masters of innovation
By Rebecca Gibson | 18 December 2020

Javier Calle and Scheherazade Licul tell Rebecca Gibson how Studio DADO creates exciting venues onboard cruise ships, while meeting multiple regulatory requirements

Javier Calle and Scheherazade Licul tell Rebecca Gibson how Studio DADO creates exciting venues

Laying the groundwork for improved hygiene

Laying the groundwork for improved hygiene
By Jon Ingleton | 16 December 2020

Vessel hygiene is under the microscope like never before and Bolidt has a flooring solution to limit the spread of bacteria and support the industry’s imminent revival

As vessel hygiene comes under scrutiny, Bolidt’s flooring solution can help limit the spread of bacteria

How design firms can help inspire passenger confidence

How design firms can help inspire passenger confidence
By Jon Ingleton | 10 December 2020

Jon Ingleton speaks with executives from SMC Design to find out how they believe cruise ship design has to carefully adapt to reassure passengers, as ships begin to sail again

Executives from SMC Design discuss how they believe design has to adapt to reassure passengers

Smart thinking for sustainable cruise ship design

Smart thinking for sustainable cruise ship design
By Per Eriksson | 10 December 2020

Partnering with design companies can help cruise operators to ensure their ships are designed in a socially, environmentally and economically sustainable way

Partnering with design companies can help operators ensure their ships are designed sustainably

Princess Cruises extends MedallionClass Experience

Princess Cruises extends MedallionClass Experience

Princess Cruises

By Alex Smith | 08 December 2020

The cruise line's global fleet has been upgraded to make use of new touchless technology

Sustainability and hygiene drive materials demand

Sustainability and hygiene drive materials demand

YSA Design

By Fabiana Dornelas | 07 December 2020

YSA Design’s Fabiana Dornelas discusses the latest material trends in cruising

YSA Design’s Fabiana Dornelas discusses the latest material trends in cruising

Achieving efficiency through intelligent design

Achieving efficiency through intelligent design
By Jon Ingleton | 04 December 2020

Sensor technology is developing at a rapid pace. Jon Ingleton asks Kristian Englund how YSA Design is helping shipowners to realise value from sensor data

Jon Ingleton asks Kristian Englund how YSA Design is helping shipowners to realise value from sensor data

Balancing exceptional design against safe function

Balancing exceptional design against safe function
By Zach Norris | 03 December 2020

Cruise industry members face the challenge of keeping passengers and crew safe while delivering ships with stylish interiors and uninterrupted experiences

The cruise industry faces the challenge of keeping passengers safe while delivering stylish interiors

Tillberg Design of Sweden reveals Swan Hellenic interiors

Tillberg Design of Sweden reveals Swan Hellenic interiors

Swan Hellenic

By Alex Smith | 02 December 2020

The new designs will be featured in the cruise line’s Vega-class ships

New Saga ship features catering areas installed by Almaco

New Saga ship features catering areas installed by Almaco

Almaco

By Rebecca Gibson | 02 December 2020

Company successfully completed work on Spirit of Adventure before her delivery in September

Why are solar screens soaring in popularity in passenger shipping?

Why are solar screens soaring in popularity in passenger shipping?

solarglide

By Rebecca Gibson | 01 December 2020

Solarglide's managing director Paul Pringle outlines the benefits of using this type of window treatment solution onboard cruise ships and ferries

Solarglide's Paul Pringle outlines the benefits for cruise and ferry operators 

How Trimline is helping cruise and ferry brands return to service

How Trimline is helping cruise and ferry brands return to service

Trimline

By Simon Dawkins | 01 December 2020

UK-based company is continuing to provide interior outfitting and maintenance services while ships are in lay-up to ensure they are ready to resume cruises, says Simon Dawkins

UK-based company is continuing to provide interior outfitting and maintenance services

How Magicman uses the power of planning ahead

How Magicman uses the power of planning ahead
By Rebecca Gibson | 23 November 2020

Nicholas Phillips explains to Rebecca Gibson how Magicman successfully carries out repair and restoration projects onboard cruise ships

Nicholas Phillips explains how the company successfully carries out  onboard repair projects

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