MS VASCO DA GAMA welcomed at Ostseekai for maiden call

MS VASCO DA GAMA welcomed at Ostseekai for maiden call

Eight visits by two CMV/TransOcean cruise ships in Kiel Coming from Norway, the youngest addition to the fleet of the shipping company Cruise & Maritime Voyages (CMV) / TransOcean Kreuzfahrten, the vessel VASCO DA …
Jul 19, 2019 /  Vessels
Maiden Call by Marella Cruises At The Port of Kiel

Maiden Call by Marella Cruises At The Port of Kiel

International guests go on day trips in Schleswig-Holstein and Hamburg Maiden call by Marella Cruises in Kiel. In the early Tuesday morning (16th July) the cruise ship Marella Explorer (see also CruiseMapper) …
Jul 16, 2019 /  Cruise
Nieuw Statendam makes a maiden call at Port of Kiel

Nieuw Statendam makes a maiden call at Port of Kiel

Coming from Stockholm, the latest newbuilding of Holland America Line’s fleet (HAL), Nieuw Statendam, arrived in the port of Kiel for its maiden call in the early Thursday morning (23rd May). During the …
May 23, 2019 /  Cruise
Norwegenkai shore-based ship power plant inaugurated (Video)

Norwegenkai shore-based ship power plant inaugurated (Video)

The PORT OF KIEL’s first shore-based power supply plant for shipping was officially inaugurated at the Norwegenkai on May 9th. The facility was declared open jointly by the Minister-President of the federal state …
May 10, 2019 /  Cruise
Port of Kiel strengthens its partnership with MSC Cruises

Port of Kiel strengthens its partnership with MSC Cruises

The PORT OF KIEL and the shipping company of MSC Cruises are going to intensify their long-lasting partnership. The corresponding letter of intent was signed on 27th April by Pierfrancesco Vago, Executive Chairman at MSC …
May 9, 2019 /  Cruise
Cruise Season Kick-off In the Port of Kiel

Cruise Season Kick-off In the Port of Kiel

Investment in onshore power supply plants for more sustainability The call by the cruise vessel AIDAcara on Sunday, 7th April, marks the beginning of Kiel’s cruise season 2019. Dr Dirk Claus, Managing Director …
Apr 5, 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
LNG-operated survey vessel “ATAIR” floated out in German Naval Yards in Kiel

LNG-operated survey vessel “ATAIR” floated out in German Naval Yards in Kiel

The worldwide first LNG-operated survey vessel “ATAIR“ has floated in Kiel after a building period of 16 months. The vessel was built on behalf of the Federal Maritime and Hydrographic Agency (BSH). General …
Mar 1, 2019 /  Vessels
Kiel welcomes the TUI Cruises newbuilding

Kiel welcomes the TUI Cruises newbuilding

Change of flags at the Ostseekai Terminal. On Tuesday, 22nd January 2019, the Meyer Turku Shipyard officially handed the ownership of the new cruise vessel “Mein Schiff 2” (see also CruiseMapper), …
Jan 24, 2019 /  Vessels
PORT OF KIEL presents annual results 2018

PORT OF KIEL presents annual results 2018

More than 2.2 million passengers and again over 7 million cargo tons handled Passenger traffic rises 4.2 % to over 2.2 million travellers Handling result 3.5 % lower than last year’s peak Color Line cargo …
Jan 17, 2019 /  Curious