Wärtsilä LNG solutions featured on environmentally advanced cruise ship

Wärtsilä LNG solutions featured on environmentally advanced cruise ship

The technology group Wärtsilä’s 31DF dual-fuel engine, which emphasises outstanding efficiency, extremely economical fuel consumption, and minimal emissions, has been selected to power a new and highly …
Oct 16, 2018 /  Curious
GTT concluded a contract with VARD for the supply of LNG tanks for the Ponant icebreaker

GTT concluded a contract with VARD for the supply of LNG tanks for the Ponant icebreaker

GTT concluded, Tuesday, a contract with the Norwegian shipyard VARD for the supply of the LNG tanks of the expedition ship PONANT Icebreaker (see also CruiseMapper). This ship, the delivery of which is planned in 2021, …
Jul 5, 2018 /  Curious
ABB’s Azipod® propulsion passes 100 cruise ship milestone with PONANT order

ABB’s Azipod® propulsion passes 100 cruise ship milestone with PONANT order

Azipod® propulsion, the ABB technology that has become the industry standard in the cruise segment since its launch in 1990, has secured its 100th cruise ship order, winning a contract for powering the world’s …
Mar 7, 2018 /  Cruise
VARD to build the first electric hybrid cruise icebreaker with LNG propulsion for Ponant

VARD to build the first electric hybrid cruise icebreaker with LNG propulsion for Ponant

Vard Holdings Limited (VARD), one of the major global designers and shipbuilders of specialized vessels, announced earlier today that it has secured a contract for the design and construction of one luxury polar …
Dec 19, 2017 /  Curious
Ponant, Aker Arctic and Stirling Design Int. to cooperate for the building of luxury cruise icebreaking vessel

Ponant, Aker Arctic and Stirling Design Int. to cooperate for the building of luxury cruise icebreaking vessel

PONANT has developed an innovative and environmentally friendly luxury cruise vessel in close cooperation with Aker Arctic and Stirling Design International since the beginning of 2016. The PONANT Icebreaker intends to …
Dec 19, 2017 /  Vessels
Ponant renews partnership with Marlink for luxury cruise fleet communications

Ponant renews partnership with Marlink for luxury cruise fleet communications

Premium Quality of Service and global, high-bandwidth coverage for five-strong existing fleet and four new luxury vessels French luxury cruise specialist Ponant has extended its Sealink multi-band communication services …
Oct 16, 2017 /  Cruise
VARD Confirms Contracts With PONANT for 4 luxury expedition cruise vessels

VARD Confirms Contracts With PONANT for 4 luxury expedition cruise vessels

Vard Holdings Limited (VARD), one of the major global designers and shipbuilders of offshore and specialized vessels, announced on Friday (Aug12) that contracts for four luxury expedition cruise vessels with French …
Aug 15, 2016 /  Cruise