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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
MSC Cruises and Fincantieri celebrate float out of MSC Seashore

MSC Cruises and Fincantieri celebrate float out of MSC Seashore

MSC Seashore (CruiseMapper) will be the second MSC Cruises new ship to come into service in 2021 as part of the Company’s …
Aug 21, 2020 / Cruise
The port of Kiel starts the Cruise Season 2020

The port of Kiel starts the Cruise Season 2020

The port of Kiel starts the Cruise Season 2020 on 3rd August. The first ocean-going vessel is the “Mein Schiff 2” of TUI Cruises …
Aug 5, 2020 / Cruise
The APV accepts for study the offer presented by Baleària for the new passenger terminal

The APV accepts for study the offer presented by Baleària for the new passenger terminal

Wednesday morning the Contracting Committee of the Port Authority of Valencia met to find out about Baleària’s bid for the tender …
Jul 30, 2020 / Cruise
WATCH: Meyer Werft Floats Out Spirit of Adventure

WATCH: Meyer Werft Floats Out Spirit of Adventure

German shipbuilder Meyer Werft floated out Spirit of Adventure (CruiseMapper), the second new cruise ship it has built for British …
Jul 28, 2020 / Cruise
Largest Cruise Ship To Sail Into Portsmouth Marks Major Construction Milestone

Largest Cruise Ship To Sail Into Portsmouth Marks Major Construction Milestone

One of Portsmouth International Port's most complex engineering projects, undertaken during a period of significant challenge, has …
Jul 10, 2020 / Cruise
Baleària presents a proposal for the construction and operation of the new passenger terminal in the Port of Valencia

Baleària presents a proposal for the construction and operation of the new passenger terminal in the Port of Valencia

Baleària has submitted a tender for the construction and operation of the new public passenger terminal in the port of Valencia, …
Jul 3, 2020 / Cruise
Wärtsilä and Pastrovich Studio sign agreement to develop a sustainable hybrid boutique cruise vessel

Wärtsilä and Pastrovich Studio sign agreement to develop a sustainable hybrid boutique cruise vessel

A new generation of boutique cruise ships is set to emerge, with the luxury of a superyacht, the construction techniques and …
Jun 29, 2020 / Cruise
Grieg Star and G2 Ocean join forces with other partners to research the feasibility of safe autonomous deep-sea ships

Grieg Star and G2 Ocean join forces with other partners to research the feasibility of safe autonomous deep-sea ships

Autonomous ships have been a much-discussed idea for years. Developers have made several tests, but the technology is still young. …
Jun 17, 2020 / Cruise