HØGLUN Awarded Fuel-gas Supply Systems Contract For Six Hurtigruten Retrofits

HØGLUN Awarded Fuel-gas Supply Systems Contract For Six Hurtigruten Retrofits

Høglund, the leading global marine solutions and system integration expert, Wednesday announced that it has been awarded a contract to deliver biogas-ready fuel gas supply systems (FGSS) for six Hurtigruten (see …
Mar 22, 2019 /  Cruise
Cruise Precautions That You Must Follow to Ensure Your Safety

Cruise Precautions That You Must Follow to Ensure Your Safety

There is no denying the fact that a cruise is undoubtedly the safest form of travel. I often go for a cruise and have the time of my life. However, it is essential that you take a few precautions to stay safe. I know …
Mar 22, 2019 /  Cruise
Damen Cruise inks first contract with SeaDream Yacht Club

Damen Cruise inks first contract with SeaDream Yacht Club

Damen Shipyards Group Wednesday announced the recent signing of a contract with Oslo, Norway-based SeaDream Yacht Club (see also CruiseMapper). The contract marks a historic moment, being Damen’s first for a cruise …
Mar 21, 2019 /  Cruise
CentrePort’s record cruise ship season hits a new milestone with the 100th vessel visiting Wellington, NZ

CentrePort’s record cruise ship season hits a new milestone with the 100th vessel visiting Wellington, NZ

CentrePort’s record cruise ship season has hit a new milestone with the 100th vessel visiting Wellington – the first time the mark has been achieved in a season in the port’s history. The arrival of …
Mar 18, 2019 /  Cruise
Port of Kiel expects more than 2.2 million passengers this year (Video)

Port of Kiel expects more than 2.2 million passengers this year (Video)

The economic importance of nautical tourism for Schleswig-Holstein is continuing to increase. More than 2.2 million passengers are expected in the port of Kiel alone this year, forecasting record numbers like 600,000 …
Mar 8, 2019 /  Cruise
Maiden call of MSC Bellissima marked with a traditional plaque & key ceremony

Maiden call of MSC Bellissima marked with a traditional plaque & key ceremony

A traditional Plaque & Key ceremony was held to mark the maiden call of MSC Bellissima (see also CruiseMapper) as she arrived at the Port of Southampton on Friday 1 March. Caption: Passenger ship MSC …
Mar 6, 2019 /  Cruise
Lindblad signs agreement with Ulstein Verft for building of second new polar vessel

Lindblad signs agreement with Ulstein Verft for building of second new polar vessel

Lindblad Expeditions Holdings Inc. announces that it has signed an agreement with Norwegian shipbuilder and ship designer Ulstein to build a new polar vessel. The new ship is scheduled for delivery from Ulstein Verft in …
Feb 28, 2019 /  Cruise
Ulstein signs contract for fourth expedition cruise vessel for Sunstone

Ulstein signs contract for fourth expedition cruise vessel for Sunstone

Shipowner SunStone Ships has signed their fourth shipbuilding contract on an expedition cruise ship in their Infinity series. The vessel, which will be constructed at the CMHI yard in China, is a CX103 design featuring …
Feb 27, 2019 /  Cruise
Viking Jupiter Delivered with Thordon Water Lubricated Propulsion Arrangement

Viking Jupiter Delivered with Thordon Water Lubricated Propulsion Arrangement

Viking Jupiter (see also CruiseMapper), the 47,800gt cruise ship built at Fincantieri’s shipyard in Ancona, Italy for Viking Cruises, has been delivered with a Thordon Bearings’ seawater-lubricated propeller …
Feb 26, 2019 /  Cruise
The Spectrum of the Seas leaves the Meyer Werft's dock

The Spectrum of the Seas leaves the Meyer Werft's dock

Ship leaves building dock II and floating unit enters the dock The Spectrum of the Seas (see also CruiseMapper) will probably be leaving the covered building dock II at the MEYER WERFT on 25 February 2019. The ship has …
Feb 22, 2019 /  Cruise