SunStone orders sixth INFINITY Class Vessel

SunStone orders sixth INFINITY Class Vessel

SunStone Ships announces the signing of an agreement for INFINITY Class-vessel No. 6, continuing the European designed, Chinese built concept. SunStone President and CEO, Niels-Erik Lund, commented, “We have …
Apr 17, 2019 /  Cruise
The Polar Vessel Greg Mortimer Ready for Launch

The Polar Vessel Greg Mortimer Ready for Launch

The launching ceremony of the ‘Greg Mortimer’ (see also CruiseMapper), the first polar expedition cruise vessel in SunStone Ships’ INFINITY series, was held in the morning of 12 March at the CMHI yard, …
Mar 12, 2019 /  Vessels
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
SunStone Ships inks deal for two more new-builds

SunStone Ships inks deal for two more new-builds

SunStone’s Ground-Breaking INFINITY Class to see Vessels 4 and 5 Join the Expedition Fleet SunStone Ships announced the signing of an agreement to build another two INFINITY Class vessels, signaling rapid adoption …
Nov 14, 2018 /  Cruise
Third Expedition Cruise Vessel for Ulstein at CMHI

Third Expedition Cruise Vessel for Ulstein at CMHI

Recently, ship owner SunStone Ships declared the first option at the CMHI yard in the INFINITY-class series of expedition cruise vessel designs. The shipowner has now declared option number two. The total amount of CX103 …
Nov 7, 2018 /  Cruise
Sunstone Ships Orders Second Expedition Cruise Vessel From Ulstein

Sunstone Ships Orders Second Expedition Cruise Vessel From Ulstein

In 2017, Ulstein Design & Solutions AS announced their first design and equipment contract on an X-BOW expedition cruise vessel for ship owner SunStone Ships. The contract included nine options, and the first option …
Oct 5, 2018 /  Cruise
Keel laid for the “Greg Mortimer” expedition cruise vessel held at CMHI, China

Keel laid for the “Greg Mortimer” expedition cruise vessel held at CMHI, China

On 12 June 2018 at 10.18 a.m., the keel laying ceremony of the 'Greg Mortimer' expedition cruise vessel for SunStone Ships was held at CMHI, China. The vessel is being constructed at the CMHI (China Merchants Heavy …
Jun 15, 2018 /  Vessels
Wärtsilä engines and exhaust gas cleaning chosen for new cruise ship

Wärtsilä engines and exhaust gas cleaning chosen for new cruise ship

The technology group Wärtsilä has been contracted to supply the engines and exhaust gas cleaning systems for a new 104 metres long exploration cruise vessel. The ship is being built at the China Merchants Heavy …
Nov 23, 2017 /  Vessels
Sunstone Ships Inc. To Build Four New Expedition Vessels

Sunstone Ships Inc. To Build Four New Expedition Vessels

Sunstone Ships, Inc. and China Merchants Industry Holdings Co., Ltd. have signed a Framework Agreement for the construction of four expedition vessels with options for an additional six vessels. SunStone is the …
Mar 21, 2017 /  Cruise