Alaska seeks for partner for cruise ship terminal

The Alaska Railroad (ARRC) is pursuing a public/private partnership to develop a rail/marine terminal in Seward. Last month, ARRC began advertising a Request for Qualification (RFQ), asking interested parties to put forward their concepts for replacing an ageing passenger dock and cruise terminal facilities in [Read more...]

2019-10-11T19:00:35+00:00 October 11th, 2019|Ports|

Carnival to develop Bahamas port projects

Carnival Corp and two of its cruise line brands have signed an agreement with the The Bahamas Government to build two major port developments. Under the agreement, Carnival Corp will develop a new cruise port primarily for Carnival Cruise Line on Grand Bahama, and construction [Read more...]

2019-10-11T18:57:01+00:00 October 11th, 2019|Ports|

MSC to expand South African operations

MSC Cruises has released more details of its planned R200 mill dedicated Durban cruise terminal. The company uses Durban as a homeport each year during the winter season. Durban Cruise Terminal will replace the current N-shed passenger terminal, which the company said was outdated and [Read more...]

2019-09-13T20:47:14+00:00 September 13th, 2019|Ports|

Eden unveils new cruise jetty

Eden, New South Wales, has welcomed the opening of a new cruise jetty. The Eden breakwater wharf extension will play host to the ‘Pacific Explorer’, which is scheduled to arrive with more than 2,000 passengers on 15th September, local reports said. She will be followed [Read more...]

2019-08-18T20:48:05+00:00 August 18th, 2019|Ports|

Consortium wins Cayman Islands cruise terminal bid

Last month, the Cayman Islands tourism ministry awarded the cruise and cargo port project tender to the McAlpine-led consortium, Verdant Isle Port Partners. The island’s Premier, Alden McNee McLaughlin Jr, MBE said when making the announcement that no contracts would be signed before 1st October [Read more...]

2019-08-18T20:46:39+00:00 August 18th, 2019|Ports|