MSC snaps up ropax

Dublin-based Irish Continental Group (ICG) has sold the 1987-built cruise ferry ‘Oscar Wilde’ on a bareboat hire purchase agreement to Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC). The total gross consideration is €28.9 mill, payable in instalments over six years, up to 2025. The 31,914 gt ropax is [Read more...]

2019-04-16T07:24:39+00:00 April 16th, 2019|Marketing|

Brookes Bell to speak at Miami cruise event

Dr Luis Guarin (pictured), Head of Marine Consultancy Services at Brookes Bell is to participate in a damage control and stability panel discussion at the Seatrade Cruise Global Conference at the Miami Beach Convention Centre, Miami, Florida, on 11th April. The conference programme consists of [Read more...]

2019-03-31T20:22:59+00:00 March 31st, 2019|Marketing|

Cruise Ship Interiors Expo to Launch in Europe

·        Cruise Ship Interiors Expo Barcelona will host the entire marine interiors community under one roof at the Fira de Barcelona on 4-5 December 2019 ·        The two-day expo and conference was created specifically for the marine interiors industry and will focus exclusively on the [Read more...]

2019-03-20T17:11:20+00:00 March 20th, 2019|Marketing|

DP World acquires P&O Ferries

DP World has acquired the holding company of P&O Ferries and P&O Ferrymasters for £322 mill. This implies a 2017 Enterprise Value/EBITDA valuation multiple of 6.1x, DP World said. P&O Ferries is a trans-European integrated logistics business consisting of ro-ro ferry operations and a European [Read more...]

2019-03-02T19:22:43+00:00 March 2nd, 2019|Marketing|