Archive for the ‘Cruise Ferry’ Category

Condor Ferries orders four DuPontTM Marine Scrubbers

Condor Ferries orders four DuPontTM Marine Scrubbers
“COMMODORE CLIPPER” – Condor Ferries car, passenger and freight carrier PARSIPPANY, N.J., 7 May, 2015 – DuPont Sustainable Solutions, through its subsidiary Belco Technologies Corporation (BELCO), has been awarded a contract to supply DuPontTM Marine Scrubber systems to two vessels owned by Condor...
May 8th, 2015 | Cruise Ferry, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Philippines domestic ferry conference urges action to improve safety

Philippines domestic ferry conference urges action to improve safety
​​The Manila Statement acknowledges the urgent need to enhance the safety of ships carrying passengers on non-international voyages and urges States to review and update national regulations in relation to their passenger ferries and to apply the guidelines, to address marine casualties and incidents...
April 27th, 2015 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Cruise Ferry, Groundings, IMO, Maritime Accidents, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries, Safety and Security | Read More

CLIA Europe highlights importance of cruising to Adriatic Region

CLIA Europe highlights importance of cruising to Adriatic Region
Kerry Anastassiadis, CEO, Celestyal Cruises Further dialogue among stakeholders needed to overcome hurdles to growth  Brussels,  24 April 2015 – CLIA Europe, the association representing the cruise industry in Europe, is represented at this year’s Adriatic Sea Forum, taking place on 23-24 April...
April 24th, 2015 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Cruise Ferry, Cruise Industry, Events, Exhibitions, Maritime Tourism, Markets, Person Profiles, Tourism | Read More

From highway to waterway: Cargo Ferry moves transport from road to sea

From highway to waterway: Cargo Ferry moves transport from road to sea
The M/S Kvitbjørn is fuelled by liquefied natural gas (LNG) and can carry as much cargo as 200 trucks. Oslo, 20th of April 2015 – A new competitive and eco-friendly maritime transport concept, the Cargo Ferry project, was presented in Oslo today. The result of more than two years of work, the concept...
April 21st, 2015 | Cruise Ferry, LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Motoring into a more joined-up era: the challenge which will be posed at the European Short Sea Shipping Conference 2015

Motoring into a more joined-up era: the challenge which will be posed at the European Short Sea Shipping Conference 2015
Jose Anselmo Motoring into a more joined-up era: the challenge which will be posed at the European Short Sea Shipping Conference 2015 Healthy customer demand on key routes coinciding with volatile freight rates and pressures for greater efficiency is among the challenges facing short-sea operators, and...
April 10th, 2015 | Automobiles, Canals, Car trade, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Containers, Cruise Ferry, European Union, Events, Exhibitions, Inland Waterways, Liner Shipping and Trade, Logistics, Markets, Organisations, People and Places, Politics and Government, Ports & Terminals, Rail, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries, Short Sea Shipping, Short-sea shipping, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Greek Controlled Shipping: the undisputable leader for ten millennia

Greek Controlled Shipping: the undisputable leader for ten millennia
GREEK CONTROLLED SHIPPING   Αn information paper based on data provided to the GSCC by Lloyd’s Register of Shipping – Fairplay For the 28th consecutive year the GSCC presents statistical data, in the form of 11 tables, attached hereto, on Greek controlled ships over 1, 000 GT, registered under...
April 1st, 2015 | Associations, At the end of the day..., Classification Societies, Container shipping, Containers, Cruise Ferry, Dry Bulkcarriers, Flags, Flags, Gas Carriers, Liner Shipping and Trade, LNG, LPG, Markets, Mediterranean Shipping, News, Ocean Shipping, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shipping Centers, Statistics, Story of the Year, Tankers, Technical, Technology, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Asia Cruise Industry: More cruise ships, passengers and ports than ever before

Asia Cruise Industry: More cruise ships, passengers and ports than ever before
STATE OF THE ASIA CRUISE INDUSTRY: MORE CRUISE SHIPS, PASSENGERS AND PORTS THAN EVER BEFORE Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA) Releases Comprehensive Report on Asia Cruise Trends (WASHINGTON, D.C.,  March 17, 2015) – Today, Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA) released the findings...
March 31st, 2015 | Associations, Cruise Ferry, Holidays, Maritime Tourism, Markets, Ports & Terminals, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Easter a short hop away from Dover

Easter a short hop away from Dover
More than 225, 000 passengers are expected to pass through the Port of Dover for the start of this year’s Easter getaway – making Dover the gateway of choice to mainland Europe. Over the Easter period from Good Friday through to Easter Monday, the Port will welcome around 40, 000 cars and...
March 25th, 2015 | Associations, Company Profiles, Cruise Ferry, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Religion, Tourism | Read More

WSS still perfectly placed to serve growing Asian cruise business

WSS still perfectly placed to serve growing Asian cruise business
With Royal Caribbean’s headline-grabbing Quantum of the Seas home-ported in Shanghai for 2015 and TUI Cruises launching its inaugural Asian season; all eyes are on Asia’s rapidly expanding cruise market. However, while Asia may be unexplored territory for many cruise owners and ships service suppliers,...
March 17th, 2015 | Company Profiles, Cruise Ferry, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Safety and Security | Read More

RCI and Bolidt come together in perfect Harmony

RCI and Bolidt come together in perfect Harmony
Royal Caribbean International (RCI) has recently confirmed that the third in its Oasis class series of cruise ships, following on from the Oasis of the Seas and Allure of the Seas, will be named Harmony of the Seas. Currently under construction at the STX France St Nazaire shipyard, and due for delivery...
March 16th, 2015 | Company Profiles, Cruise Ferry, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

ABB’s marine solutions to boost efficiency, reliability and flexibility….

ABB’s marine solutions to boost efficiency, reliability and flexibility….
ABB’s marine solutions to boost efficiency, reliability and flexibility of Tallink’s first LNG-powered fast ferry Complete electric power plant, propulsion and energy management solutions will be delivered to Meyer Turku shipyard for installation on the next-generation LNG passenger ferry.  Zurich,...
March 16th, 2015 | Cruise Ferry, Emissions, Energy, Environment, LNG, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Angie Redhead is WISTA International Personality of the year 2014!

Angie Redhead is WISTA International Personality of the year 2014!
William O’ Neil, Angie Redhead and Sue Terpilowski – photo Katerina Kalogeraki   At the mezzanine floor of the IMO at the banks of Father Thames in London, the administrative capital of shipping, WISTA-UK members and friends from all over the globe- 40 plus nationalities, honoured Angie...
March 12th, 2015 | Anniversaries, Associations, Awards, Charity, Clubs, Communication, Company Profiles, Corporate Social Responsibility, Cruise Ferry, Cruise Industry, HR, IMO, Maritime Tourism, News, Organisations, Person Profiles, Ports & Terminals, Press and Media, Shipping Centers, Tourism, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Interferry calls for closer co-operation in regulations process

Interferry calls for closer co-operation in regulations process
Johan Ross Interferry has joined other co-organisers in praising last week’s inaugural European Shipping Week (ESW) in Brussels – and is now urging the industry and regulators to build on the initiative’s success by continuing to develop closer cooperation.  Hailing the high attendance and constructive...
March 12th, 2015 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Cruise Ferry, Emissions, Environment, Pollution, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries, Safety and Security, Short-sea shipping | Read More

New Baltic Sea ferry will be powered by environmentally sustainable Wärtsilä dual-fuel engines

New Baltic Sea ferry will be powered by environmentally sustainable Wärtsilä dual-fuel engines
The new fast ropax ferry ordered by AS Tallink Grupp for its Tallinn – Helsinki route, will feature Wärtsilä 50DF dual-fuel engines running primarily on liquefied natural gas (LNG) Wärtsilä Corporation, 12 March 2015 at 10 am EET – A new fast ropax ferry ordered by the Estonia based Tallink...
March 12th, 2015 | Associations, Bunkering, Cruise Ferry, Emissions, Environment, LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology, Tourism | Read More

Silverstream Technologies announces first commercial installation of its air lubrication system

Silverstream Technologies announces first commercial installation of its air lubrication system
Meyer Werft ship yard conducts first commercial installation of the Silverstream® System aboard a Norwegian Cruise Line vessel with an option on a further two vessels as industry looks to further improve operational and environmental efficiencies. London, March 9 2015 – Silverstream Technologies,...
March 9th, 2015 | Cruise Ferry, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technology | Read More

MacGregor to supply turnkey RoRo package for environmentally friendly ferry

MacGregor to supply turnkey RoRo package for environmentally friendly ferry
  MacGregor designs, supplies and installs the vital RoRo equipment for Tallink’s advanced RoPax ferry CARGOTEC CORPORATION, 9 MARCH 2015 AT 9.00 AM (EET) – MacGregor, part of Cargotec, has secured a new contract from the Meyer Turku Shipyard for a complete turnkey delivery of RoRo cargo...
March 9th, 2015 | Cruise Ferry, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries, Safety and Security, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

VIKING steps up the pace of innovation at Cruise Shipping Miami 2015

VIKING steps up the pace of innovation at Cruise Shipping Miami 2015
VIKING LifeCraft diagram Riding high on market successes, maritime safety equipment manufacturer VIKING Life-Saving Equipment’s product developers have been adding innovation after innovation to the company’s already impressive range of products and service offerings. The LifeCraft™ – a revolutionary...
March 9th, 2015 | Associations, Cruise Ferry, Cruise Industry, Environment, Health and Safety, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Safety and Security | Read More

ABP backing fun Ferry Fortnight

ABP backing fun Ferry Fortnight
Associated British Ports is proud to be supporting Discover Ferries’ National Ferry Fortnight (NFF), which runs from March 2-15. More than 1.3 million ferry passengers passed through ABP ports in 2014 to destinations in France, Ireland, Spain, Holland and the Isle of Wight. As well as facilitating...
March 5th, 2015 | Associations, Cruise Ferry, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Who will be at WTM Latin America 2015?

Who will be at WTM Latin America 2015?
Exhibiting Companies at WTM Latin America Divided into six areas, the show floor truly represents the international travel industry – Brazil, Latin America, Rest of the World, Global Village (including Travel Tech Zone), Braztoa...
March 5th, 2015 | Airline Industry, Archaeology, Associations, Aviation, Cruise Ferry, Executive Travel, Fashion, Film Industry, Food and Drink, Holidays, Jet set, Jobs, Marinas, Maritime Tourism, Oceanology, Rowing, Sailing, Sports, Tourism, Yachting | Read More

European Shipping Week: Visa Code reform crucial to EU competitiveness

European Shipping Week: Visa Code reform crucial to EU competitiveness
CLIA Europe calls for swift adoption and implementation of Visa Code Review Brussels,  2 March 2015 – According to the European Commission,  Europe lost more than six million potential tourists from third countries in a single year due to cumbersome visa procedures.[1] In the framework of the European...
March 2nd, 2015 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Cruise Ferry | Read More

Busan port on track to handle 20 million containers in 2015

Busan port on track to handle 20 million containers in 2015
Record breaking number of containers handled in 2014; significant enhancements and improvements planned for 2015 Despite the challenges faced by the global shipping markets coupled with intense competition among ports in Northeast Asia, the Busan Port Authority (BPA) – responsible for port operation...
February 26th, 2015 | Associations, Containers, Cruise Ferry, Environment, Logistics, Ports & Terminals, Safety and Security, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

ISS GMT offers guidance to marine and offshore workers…

ISS GMT offers guidance to marine and offshore workers…
ISS GMT offers guidance to marine and offshore workers on Philippines’ International Passenger Service Charge  ISS GMT Manila, part of the Inchcape Shipping Services group of companies, and a market-leading airline booking and ticketing agent for Philippine marine and offshore workers, has issued...
February 23rd, 2015 | Cruise Ferry, Politics and Government, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries, Taxation, Tourism | Read More

3rd Posidonia Sea Tourism Forum 26-27 May 2015

3rd Posidonia Sea Tourism Forum 26-27 May 2015
East Med Cruise Sector Strong in 2015 3rd Posidonia Sea Tourism Forum Attracts Global Industry Interest Posidonia Forum to host CLIA Europe Executive Committee Meeting The East Mediterranean is gearing to increase its share of the cruise sector’s €40 billion annual contribution to Europe’s economy....
February 11th, 2015 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Cruise Ferry, Cruise Industry, Maritime Tourism, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries, Short-sea shipping | Read More

Queen Mary 2 cruise ship to meet strict environmental regulations with Wärtsilä wastewater treatment systems

Queen Mary 2 cruise ship to meet strict environmental regulations with Wärtsilä wastewater treatment systems
Illustration of the Wärtsilä Hamworthy Membrane BioReactor Systems. Wärtsilä Corporation,  6 February 2015 at 9.30 am EET – One of the world’s major cruise ships, the Queen Mary 2, is being fitted with a Wärtsilä advanced wastewater treatment system. This installation will enable the...
February 6th, 2015 | Cruise Ferry, Cruise Industry, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Ship Conversions, Technical, Technology | Read More

Short Sea Shipping 2015: the Challenges and the Potential

Short Sea Shipping 2015: the Challenges and the Potential
Copenhagen. Photo by Danny Cornelissen. Challenges faced by the European Union programme Motorways of the Sea, in the form of new regulatory demands and sluggish economic growth, will be addressed head-on by the next European Short Sea Shipping Conference, set for June 18 and 19 2015 in Copenhagen. The...
January 17th, 2015 | Associations, Communication, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Containers, Cruise Ferry, Liner Shipping and Trade, Markets, Reefer Containers, Reefer ships, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries, Short-sea shipping, Trade and Commerce | Read More