Carnival Corp opens Barcelona Helix Terminal

Carnival Corp has officially opened its second cruise terminal at Barcelona. During the ceremony, the company revealed that Helix cruise centre will be the name of its new 12,500 sq m terminal. Costing over €46 mill, the Helix terminal and the company's existing terminal at [Read more...]

2018-05-14T09:31:00+00:00 May 14th, 2018|Ports|

JAXPORT and Carnival extend cruise service deal

Carnival Cruise Line has agreed to extend its cruise service from Jacksonville through at least May, 2021 and potentially through 2027, following an agreement with the Jacksonville Port Authority (JAXPORT). Image Courtesy: The Jacksonville Port Authority The new contract extends the cruise line’s service from [Read more...]

2018-05-14T09:19:44+00:00 May 14th, 2018|Ports|

Miami passenger bridges transported by sea

Heavy lift transport specialist, AAL, together its new Spanish representative, Marítima Davila of Grupo Davila, has shipped giant port infrastructure components from Barcelona to PortMiami. The cargo comprised of two large tailor-made and fully assembled seaport passenger boarding bridges (SPBB), destined for PortMiami’s newly renovated [Read more...]

2018-05-14T09:12:57+00:00 May 14th, 2018|Ports|

Kristiansand to install shore power for cruise ships

Norway’s Kristiansand Harbour Authority has collaborated with the Danish company PowerCon and Agder Energi Nett on a project to put into operation Europe's largest shore power facility. This facility is an EU-funded innovation and demonstration project that will allow the largest cruise ships calling at [Read more...]

2018-04-30T11:26:00+00:00 April 30th, 2018|Ports|

New Durban cruise terminal deal signed

Transnet National Ports Authority (TNPA) has signed an agreement that will see KwaZulu Cruise Terminal Pty Ltd (KCT) finance, construct, operate, maintain and transfer a new cruise terminal at Durban by October, 2020. The parties signed off on this R200 mill-plus project at an official [Read more...]

2018-04-30T11:17:23+00:00 April 30th, 2018|Ports|

NCLH agrees new PortMiami terminal

Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings and Miami-Dade County have reached an agreement to amend and restate a cruise terminal agreement regarding the construction of a new Cruise Terminal B at PortMiami. Last year PortMiami served more than 5.3 mill cruise passengers, more than any other port [Read more...]

2018-04-15T08:08:20+00:00 April 15th, 2018|Ports|