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DAMEN lays keel for 77 m expedition yacht

On 27th, July, DAMEN SeaXplorer marked a milestone in the construction of the ‘SeaXplorer 77’ expedition yacht at a keel laying ceremony at Damen Shipyards Galati on the banks of the Danube. Following the construction of her hull, the 77 m luxury expedition yacht will [Read more...]

2018-08-11T06:58:37+00:00 August 11th, 2018|Ships|

Lindblad reports increased revenues

Lindblad Expeditions Holdings second quarter tour revenues of $69.5 mill was an increase of 25%, compared to the same period in 2017. This increase was driven by growth of $12.3 mill at the Lindblad segment and a $1.6 mill increase at Natural Habitat. Lindblad segment [Read more...]

2018-08-11T06:56:05+00:00 August 11th, 2018|Finance|

Lindblad extends co-operation with National Geographic

Lindblad Expeditions Holdings has expanded its agreement with National Geographic Partners to include all of the Americas. The relationship between Lindblad and National Geographic, founded in 2004 with a shared interest in exploration, research, technology and conservation, includes co-selling, co-marketing and branding arrangements that run [Read more...]

2018-08-11T06:51:43+00:00 August 11th, 2018|Marketing|

Louis sells ‘Majesty’

Louis has announced that one of its subsidiaries had sold the 1,460 pax ’Majesty’ to an undisclosed "overseas company." It was later reported that she will join Mano Cruises as the ‘Princess Iris’. However, not further details were available. Louis said that the company would [Read more...]

2018-08-11T06:48:17+00:00 August 11th, 2018|Ships|

Nautilus appoints president and CEO

Following an intense search, Nautilus International Holding Corp has appointed Robert Owens to succeed James Callahan as president and CEO. Callahan is to remain as chairman. Owens will oversee all functions of the various Nautilus brands, including Metro Ports, Metro Cruise Services, Metro Shore Services, [Read more...]

2018-08-11T06:40:48+00:00 August 11th, 2018|Appointments|

Carnival Triumph to get makeover – change name

Carnival Cruise Line (CCL) is to spend nearly $200 mill on a bow-to-stern makeover on ‘Carnival Triumph’ in spring 2019. Following her refurbishment programme, she will join Carnival’s ‘Sunshine’ class and as the ‘Carnival Sunrise’. The two-month-long refurbishment will take place in Cadiz, Spain, starting [Read more...]

2018-08-11T06:30:24+00:00 August 11th, 2018|Refurbishment|

WFW advises on MSC’s latest financing

Watson Farley & Williams (WFW) has advised long-standing client, MSC Cruises, on the €1.5 bill ECA-backed financing for two new ‘Seaside’ EVO class cruise ships. The Seaside EVO is a larger evolution of MSC Cruises’ existing ‘Seaside’ class ships. The financing was provided by a [Read more...]

2018-08-11T06:27:21+00:00 August 11th, 2018|Finance|