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ULSTEIN: The Sylvia Earle’s new design revealed

ULSTEIN: The Sylvia Earle’s new design revealed

Aurora Expeditions is on schedule with the build of its second state-of-the-art expedition ship, the Sylvia Earle (CruiseMapper), …
Nov 18, 2020 / Cruise
Niestern Sander Lays Keel On Shallow Draft Ice Breaking Walk to Work Vessel

Niestern Sander Lays Keel On Shallow Draft Ice Breaking Walk to Work Vessel

On 11th November, Royal Niestern Sander held a keel-laying. The keel-laying was for the shallow draft ice-breaking walk to work …
Nov 16, 2020 / Cruise
Renovated Nippon Maru Makes Long-awaited Resumption of Service

Renovated Nippon Maru Makes Long-awaited Resumption of Service

TOKYO-Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL) today announced that operations of the cruise ship Nippon Maru, operated by its group …
Nov 5, 2020 / Cruise
Wärtsilä’s strong position in cruise sector enhanced with new orders

Wärtsilä’s strong position in cruise sector enhanced with new orders

The technology group Wärtsilä continues to work closely with Italian shipbuilder Fincantieri for the supply of a broad range of …
Nov 3, 2020 / Cruise
Spotted: Outfitting starts at Ulstein Verft for next Lindblad Expeditions cruise vessel

Spotted: Outfitting starts at Ulstein Verft for next Lindblad Expeditions cruise vessel

On 22 October 2020, the hull of the ‘National Geographic Resolution’ (CruiseMapper), a polar expedition cruise vessel for Lindblad …
Oct 26, 2020 / Cruise
MEYER WERFT hands over Iona to P&O Cruises

MEYER WERFT hands over Iona to P&O Cruises

With the delivery of the Iona to the British shipping company P&O Cruises, MEYER WERFT handed over an additional cruise ship …
Oct 13, 2020 / Cruise
Fincantieri Launches Rotterdam in Marghera

Fincantieri Launches Rotterdam in Marghera

“Rotterdam” (CruiseMapper), the new cruise ship which Fincantieri is building for the ship-owner Holland America Line, a brand …
Oct 2, 2020 / Cruise
MEYER WERFT delivers Spirit of Adventure

MEYER WERFT delivers Spirit of Adventure

The Spirit of Adventure, the second new cruise ship for the British cruise line Saga Cruises, was handed over yesterday in Emden …
Sep 30, 2020 / Cruise
KNUD E. HANSEN introduces new design of icebreaking expedition cruise vessel

KNUD E. HANSEN introduces new design of icebreaking expedition cruise vessel

The latest design from KNUD E. HANSEN is an Icebreaking Expedition Cruise Vessel with a high degree of operational flexibility and …
Sep 24, 2020 / Cruise
A new era for cruise in Portsmouth, as major line Fred.Olsen commits to brand new sailings in 2021

A new era for cruise in Portsmouth, as major line Fred.Olsen commits to brand new sailings in 2021

Fred. Olsen launches four new itineraries from Portsmouth, on their prestigious ship Balmoral. Fred. Olsen’s unique maritime …
Sep 23, 2020 / Cruise