Virgin unveils plans for Miami terminal

The new Virgin Voyages Terminal will be located on the northwest side of the port in Miami. Construction is due to start next year and will be completed by November, 2021, the beginning of the year’s cruise season. “Miami is an incredible city and one [Read more...]

2018-12-02T21:49:34+00:00 December 2nd, 2018|Ports|

MSC moves into Trieste

MSC Cruises has acquired a significant interest in Trieste Adriatic Marine Initiatives (TAMI), a holding company that owns the cruise terminal Trieste Terminal Passeggeri (TTP). This investment will support MSC Cruises’ long-standing objective of providing enhanced and seamless experiences for cruise guests right from the [Read more...]

2018-12-02T21:17:53+00:00 December 2nd, 2018|Ports|

Invergordon to handle largest cruise ships

The Port of Cromarty Firth is to expand the quayside at Invergordon in a £30 mill project. This follows the recent announcement of a £10 mill contract from Moray East Offshore Windfarm to become the intermediate port for their 95-turbine development. The new 218 m [Read more...]

2018-12-02T21:09:33+00:00 December 2nd, 2018|Ports|

Zadar joins GPH group

Turkish-based cruise port operator, Global Ports Holding (GPH) has signed a 20-year concession agreement for the operating rights of Gazenica in Zadar, Croatia. Under the terms of the agreement, which starts in the fourth quarter of this year, GPH will manage all of the cruise [Read more...]

2018-10-02T16:29:05+00:00 October 2nd, 2018|Ports|

Eight cruise ships cited with air violations

Alaskan environmental managers issued air quality violations to eight cruise ships earlier this month for violations throughout the summer cruise season. According to the Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation’s (DEC) figures, as of 7th September this year, the nine air quality violations -one ship received [Read more...]

2018-09-15T09:18:11+00:00 September 15th, 2018|Ports|

MSC to build another Miami terminal

MSC Cruises and Miami-Dade county have signed an agreement for extended preferential berthing rights, as well as of a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) for the construction of a new Cruise Terminal AAA at PortMiami. Pierfrancesco Vago, MSC Cruises Executive Chairman, commented: “The new agreement and [Read more...]

2018-07-14T05:31:41+00:00 July 14th, 2018|Ports|