Durban terminal construction underway

Durban’s status as a leading cruise destination was cemented on 16th November with the arrival of the ‘MSC Orchestra’ on her maiden voyage to South Africa. This coincided with a sod turning ceremony to mark the start of construction of the new Durban passenger terminal. [Read more...]

2019-11-29T22:51:32+00:00 November 29th, 2019|Ports|

Port Everglades upgrades warehouse

Port Everglades is upgrading its maintenance facilities and streamlining operating procedures. A central warehouse is the focal point of an improved inventory control system to better track supplies and reduce costs. The next step, already underway, is to computerise the inventory accounting through a software [Read more...]

2019-11-15T21:38:43+00:00 November 15th, 2019|Ports|

Balearics join cruise action group

The Port Authority of the Balearic Islands (APB) has joined the ‘CRUISE 2030 CALL FOR ACTION’ initiative, led by Venice, to find a way for the cruise industry to be compatible with the demands of European ports. Last month, the first meeting of the working [Read more...]

2019-11-15T21:12:32+00:00 November 15th, 2019|Ports|

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|