GE to Propel MSC Cruises’ Next-Generation Mega Fleet Seaside Class

GE to Propel MSC Cruises’ Next-Generation Mega Fleet Seaside Class

MSC Seaside EVO Are the Latest Two Mega Cruise Ships Added to MSC Cruises’ Seaside Class GE Will Provide the Electric Propulsion Technology and Lead the Consortium for Managing Electrical Power and Propulsion …
Feb 13, 2019 /  Cruise
Valmet signs an automation service agreement with Celebrity Cruises in the United States

Valmet signs an automation service agreement with Celebrity Cruises in the United States

Valmet has signed a service agreement with Celebrity Cruises for Valmet DNA integrated automation systems onboard four Millennium-class vessels in the United States. The order was included in Valmet's third quarter of …
Feb 8, 2019 /  Cruise
Port of New Orleans Sets Cruise Passenger Record

Port of New Orleans Sets Cruise Passenger Record

The Port of New Orleans (Port NOLA) set a new record in 2018 with 1,182,111 cruise passenger movements, up 2.3 percent compared to a year ago. A 23 percent surge in guests taking Mississippi River cruises helped buoy the …
Feb 7, 2019 /  Cruise
Global Ports Holding PLC signs 30-year concession agreement with the Government of Antigua and Barbuda

Global Ports Holding PLC signs 30-year concession agreement with the Government of Antigua and Barbuda

Global Ports Holding Plc (GPH), the world's largest independent cruise port operator, announced on Friday (Feb 01) that, following it signing of a Memorandum of Understanding which was announced on 9 November 2018, GPH …
Feb 4, 2019 /  Cruise
Deltamarin’s further involvement in Titanic II project confirmed

Deltamarin’s further involvement in Titanic II project confirmed

Blue Star Line has contracted Deltamarin to continue with the design of Titanic II (see also CruiseMapper). The contract covers activities and tasks for the design process, consultancy and project management …
Jan 18, 2019 /  Cruise
Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Announces Order for New Ship for Regent Seven Seas Cruises

Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Announces Order for New Ship for Regent Seven Seas Cruises

Company Further Enhances Growth Profile with Eleven Ships on Order Across Portfolio of Three Award-Winning Brands Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd. (NYSE: NCLH), (NCL) Tuesday (Jan15) announced an order for a new ship …
Jan 16, 2019 /  Cruise
Port of Riga Sets Goal: Number of Cruise Ships and Their Passengers Must Be Doubled

Port of Riga Sets Goal: Number of Cruise Ships and Their Passengers Must Be Doubled

Over almost half a century, the cruise industry has experienced dynamic growth, initially driven by the demand for cruise travels in North America and the recent demand in Europe and rest of the world, especially China …
Jan 10, 2019 /  Cruise
Sembcorp Marine reprises role as Asia’s top cruise ship repair and upgrade solutions provider with 10 projects delivered in 2018

Sembcorp Marine reprises role as Asia’s top cruise ship repair and upgrade solutions provider with 10 projects delivered in 2018

Costa Fortuna sailed away from Sembcorp Marine Admiralty Yard yesterday, marking the Group’s final cruise ship project delivery in 2018 Thus far, 13 new projects are lined up for next year Sembcorp Marine …
Dec 21, 2018 /  Cruise
Rolls-Royce to deliver advanced ship technology to two more expedition cruise vessels for Mystic Cruises

Rolls-Royce to deliver advanced ship technology to two more expedition cruise vessels for Mystic Cruises

Rolls-Royce has signed a deal with WestSea Yard in Portugal, part of Martifer Group, to equip two expeditionary oceanic cruise ships for the Portuguese based cruise company Mystic Cruises. This will be ship number two …
Dec 19, 2018 /  Cruise
Mitsui O.S.K. Passenger Line Receives Award for Outstanding Performance in 'Cruise of the Year 2018'

Mitsui O.S.K. Passenger Line Receives Award for Outstanding Performance in 'Cruise of the Year 2018'

TOKYO-Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL) Friday announced that its group company, Mitsui O.S.K. Passenger Line Ltd. (MOPAS) was recognized for its "efforts on market development by the Nippon Maru One Night Cruise," and …
Dec 17, 2018 /  Cruise