Archive for the ‘Cruise Industry’ Category

MSC Cruises returns to Thordon to kep the seashore clean

MSC Cruises returns to Thordon to kep the seashore clean
Thordons’ COMPAC propeller shaft bearings MSC Cruises returns to Thordon to kep the seashore clean Thordon Bearings has received an order to supply a water-lubricated propeller shaft bearing solution to Fincantieri’s Monfalcone shipyard for installation to MSC Seashore, the third...
October 16th, 2019 | Cruise Industry, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Cruise 2030: call for action

Cruise 2030: call for action
Cruise 2030: call for action THE MAIN EUROPEAN CRUISE PORTS MEET IN VENICE ON FRIDAY OCTOBER 18th TO OUTLINE THE SUSTAINABLE CRUISING OF THE FUTURE Venice, October 15th 2019 On October 18th, representatives of some of the main European cruise ports will meet in Venice to discuss the economic and environmental...
October 15th, 2019 | Associations, Cruise Industry, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 04-Oct-2019 FIRST TRANSIT OF 2019-2020 CRUISE SEASON Panama Canal, Panama First transit of 2019-2020 cruise season Friday, October 4, 2019, Panama Canal, Panama The Panama Canal [has] announced the transit of Princess Cruises’ Island Princess, marking the beginning of what...
October 4th, 2019 | Canals, Cruise Industry, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Cruise Ship Interiors Expo Europe provides industry-leading agenda

Cruise Ship Interiors Expo Europe provides industry-leading agenda
Cruise Ship Interiors Expo conference Cruise Ship Interiors Expo Europe provides industry-leading agenda Full details have been released of the industry-leading conference agenda framing the debut of Cruise Ship Interiors Expo Europe (CSIE), which takes place at the Fira Barcelona on 4-5th December,...
October 3rd, 2019 | Cruise Industry, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 10-Sep-2019 MARINE WORKS AT JUNK BAY Hong Kong NEW CRUISE WHARF OPENED Eden, Australia Marine works at Junk Bay Tuesday, September 10, 2019, Hong Kong For approximately 21 months, marine works involving installation of temporary steel platforms, ground investigation works, seawall...
September 10th, 2019 | Cruise Ferry, Cruise Industry, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

“Club Med 2” in Chios

“Club Med 2” in Chios
The “Club Med 2” about to berth at the Port of Chios Continuing our drone coverage events – particularly from Chios, Greece, today we have an impressive drone footage of the biggest sailing ship on Planet Ocean, the “Club Med 2”  at the port of Chios thanks to  Konstantinos...
August 28th, 2019 | Cruise Industry, Maritime Tourism | Read More

Seafarers Happiness Index Q2 – New Report

Seafarers Happiness Index Q2 – New Report
. Seafarers Happiness Index Q2 – New Report Seafarers working on board cruise ships and ferries among unhappiest in industry, new report shows The latest Seafarers Happiness Index report, published this week by The Mission to Seafarers, has revealed that seafarers working on board cruise ships...
August 7th, 2019 | Cruise Industry, Health and Safety, Jobs, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, P and I Clubs, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries, Safety and Security | Read More

The Port of Venice calls upon European Ports to develop a new form of sustainable cruising together

The Port of  Venice calls upon European Ports to develop a new form of sustainable cruising together
The Port of  Venice calls upon European Ports to develop a new form of sustainable cruising together Venice, 1 August 2019 Palma de Mallorca, Marseille, Barcelona are a few of the European ports that the President of the North Adriatic Sea Port Authority, Pino Musolino, has sent a letter to in recent...
August 1st, 2019 | Cruise Industry, Environment, Ports & Terminals | Read More

‘A British First’ cruise call for Port of Southampton

‘A British First’ cruise call for Port of Southampton
The “Spirit of Discovery” – Photo credit: Andrew Sassoli-Walker ‘A British First’ cruise call for Port of Southampton The Port of Southampton has rolled out the red carpet to welcome guests from Saga Cruises’ newest cruise ship on her maiden voyage around the UK. Passengers...
July 22nd, 2019 | Cruise Industry, Maritime Tourism, Tourism | Read More

Brands Debut Innovative Products at Cruise Ship Interiors Expo

Brands Debut Innovative Products at Cruise Ship Interiors Expo
Dianthus Miami 1 Brands Debut Innovative Products at Cruise Ship Interiors Expo Cruise Ship Interiors Expo will take place on June 19 and 20, 2019, at the Miami Beach Convention Center, FL, USA. More than 250 marine interior suppliers will display their products and services on the show floor. The most...
May 22nd, 2019 | Consumers Market, Cruise Industry, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions | Read More

SCH extends cruise handling contract with Liverpool City Council

SCH extends cruise handling contract with Liverpool City Council
The “Celebrity Silhouette” SCH extends cruise handling contract with Liverpool City Council  Stevedores and port terminal management specialists SCH have been awarded the contract for a further three years with Liverpool City Council to handle all cruise ships calling at Liverpool Cruise...
April 24th, 2019 | Cruise Industry, Inland Waterways, Maritime Tourism, Ports & Terminals, Tourism | Read More

Carnival Corporation and NAPA sign extension to service and product agreement for all brands

Carnival Corporation and NAPA sign extension to service and product agreement for all brands
Carnival Corporation and NAPA sign extension to service and product agreement for all brands Helsinki, Finland – 08 April 2019 – NAPA, the leading maritime software, services and data analysis provider has today announced a comprehensive service and product agreement extension with Carnival Corporation,...
April 8th, 2019 | Cruise Industry, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Venetian style and glamour heads east

Venetian style and glamour heads east
.. YSA Design Insights: Issue 3 Venetian style and glamour heads east Designed for Chinese guests eager to experience the style and elegance of a visit to Venice from the comfort of a luxury ship cruising in regional waters, Costa Venezia was due to reach Tokyo at the end of April after a 53-day maiden...
April 4th, 2019 | Cruise Industry, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology, Tourism | Read More

The new generation of gas-propelled ‘smart ships’ strengthen Baleària’s commitment to innovation and sustainable economic growth

The new generation of gas-propelled ‘smart ships’ strengthen Baleària’s commitment to innovation and sustainable economic growth
Adolfo Utor, at a press conference this morning The new generation of gas-propelled ‘smart ships’ strengthen Baleària’s commitment to innovation and sustainable economic growth  The shipping company carried 4,320,000 passengers (+11%), exceeding a million on international routes. Currently...
April 3rd, 2019 | Accountancy, Company Profiles, Cruise Industry, Reports | Read More

A-ROSA to usher in a new era of city trips with its innovative new ship

A-ROSA to usher in a new era of city trips with its innovative new ship
Simon Provoost (left), Managing Director of Concordia Damen Shipyard, and Jörg Eichler (right), Managing Director and Partner of A-ROSA Flussschiff GmbH, have developed a wealth of innovations for the new A-ROSA ship. Photo: A-ROSA/Tom Kohler A-ROSA to Usher in a New Era of City Trips With Its Innovative...
April 2nd, 2019 | Cruise Ferry, Cruise Industry, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
22-Mar-2019 PORT DEVELOPMENT TO BOOST CRUISE SERVICE Benoa, Indonesia CATEGORY 2 TROPICAL CYCLONE TREVOR FORECAST TO INTENSIFY Northern Territory, Australia PORTS CLEARED FOR TROPICAL CYCLONE VERONICA Dampier & Port Hedland, Australia UNDERWATER NOISE SURVEY OF SOKO ISLANDS Hong Kong PLANNED SUSPENSION...
March 22nd, 2019 | Canals, Cruise Industry, Inland Waterways, Ports & Terminals | Read More

YSA Design interiors ideas do justice to Bellissima

YSA Design interiors ideas do justice to Bellissima
Jean-Philippe Maury Chocolaterie 1 YSA Design interiors ideas do justice to Bellissima Stand-out gastronomic attractions on board MSC Bellissima will be served up in spaces that YSA Design believes deliver a first shipboard example of contemporary industrial restaurant design, and in a re-envisioned...
March 7th, 2019 | Cruise Industry, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

The Truth: the BDI@797

The Truth: the BDI@797
John Faraclas “ ‘Tis strange- but true; for truth is always strange; Stranger than fiction !” Lord Byron was absolutely right… So here we go with yet another Market total fall; The BDI lost 55 points and things are getting sour but cool; cheer up the worse is yet to come. The geopolitics still...
January 29th, 2019 | Academia, Art and auctions, Charity, Chartering, Clubs, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Consumers Market, Cruise Industry, Dry Bulkcarriers, Events, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Exhibitions, Fashion, Headlines, Insight, Markets, News, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Genting Cruise Lines Celebrates Silver Anniversary in Singapore

Genting Cruise Lines Celebrates Silver Anniversary in Singapore
Genting Cruise Lines presents a symbolic cheque for USD125,000 in cabin equivalent to Make A Wish International. l to r:  Dream Cruises’ Mermaid mascot, Mr. Hui Lim, Mr. Hui Lim, Executive Director & CIO, Genting Hong Kong, Ms. Michaela Felber, Director, Corporate Alliances and Development, Make-A-Wish...
December 17th, 2018 | Anniversaries, Cruise Industry | Read More

ABB signs breakthrough contract for marine automation in China

ABB signs breakthrough contract for marine automation in China
Viking Line cruise ferry. Image courtesy of Viking Line First marine automation system contract signed in China for a cruise ferry sets new benchmark for systems integration. ABB has won its first marine automation system contract for a cruise ferry in China, after the technology package for Chinese-built...
November 14th, 2018 | Cruise Ferry, Cruise Industry, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technology | Read More

The EU calls Baleària’s project of switching to LNG engines in five ships in its fleet “excellent”

The EU calls Baleària’s project of switching to LNG engines in five ships in its fleet “excellent”
.. The European Union has classified the project submitted by Baleària for the call for CEF (Connecting Europe Facility) funds as “excellent”.  Its aim is to switch to liquid natural gas (LNG)-powered engines in five of its ferries. The European Commission has granted the shipping company a subsidy...
October 11th, 2018 | Bunkering, Cruise Industry, LNG | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
08-Oct-2018 TEMPORARY LOADING FACILITY AT FORMER KAI TAK AIRPORT RUNWAY Hong Kong CANAL ANNOUNCES UPCOMING 2018-2019 CRUISE SEASON Panama Canal, Panama Temporary loading facility at former Kai Tak Airport runway Monday, October 8, 2018, Hong Kong A temporary loading facility has been established at...
October 8th, 2018 | Canals, Cruise Industry, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Class in the glass business: Gavridis Glass serves shipping and much more

Class in the glass business: Gavridis Glass serves shipping and much more
Glass being loaded on a roro-ferry Gavridis Glass has a history of 70 years within the glass industry. Starting from a small business run by just one individual – George Gavridis – it has now become a third generation family business run by his sons and grandchildren on its own premises of...
May 30th, 2018 | Art and auctions, Cruise Ferry, Cruise Industry, Events, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Technical, Technology | Read More

P&O Cruises Ventura completes two-week docking at Damen Shiprepair Brest

P&O Cruises Ventura completes two-week docking at Damen Shiprepair Brest
P&O Cruises Ventura at Damen Shiprepair Brest The P&O Cruises Grand-class cruise ship Ventura has just completed a two-week docking at Damen Shiprepair Brest. Launched in 2008, this was the first visit of the 290-metre, 116,000 DWT vessel to the yard, where she underwent a regular docking together...
April 9th, 2018 | Cruise Industry, Shiprepair, Technical, Technology | Read More

The BDI remains stuck at 1,117; geopolitics more than messy…

The BDI remains stuck at 1,117; geopolitics more than messy…
John Faraclas The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) remained stuck and let’s hope thing go for the better as trade wars might make it uncomfortable for shipping companies; John Faraclas daily market briefing and Geopolitics recap: The Capes gained 20 points since yesterday and the BCI now stands at 1,129 points…...
March 22nd, 2018 | Canals, Cruise Industry, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Inland Waterways, Maritime Art, Maritime History and Museums, Maritime Tourism, News, Ports & Terminals, Reports, Tourism | Read More