Marella’s latest ship unveiled

‘Marella Explorer’, the latest addition to the Marella Cruises fleet, was recently redelivered to the former Thomson Cruise brand, having been docked for a full upgrade at Navantia’s shipyard in Cadiz. She was formerly ‘Mein Schiff 1’, ‘Mein Schiff’, ‘Celebrity Galaxy’ and built at Meyer [Read more...]

2018-05-21T08:59:23+00:00 May 21st, 2018|Refurbishment|

Trimline completes another Seabourn refit

Interior refurbishment specialists Trimline has just completed a six-day drydock refit in Genoa, enhancing the ultra-luxury ‘Seabourn Quest’. The Trimline team of 200 skilled trades carried our flooring, joinery, decoration, upholstery, plumbing, tiling, electrical and fine finishing works to upgrade all public areas, passenger suites [Read more...]

2018-05-14T09:05:40+00:00 May 14th, 2018|Refurbishment|

RR to retrofit Hurtigruten fleet

Rolls-Royce (RR) is to upgrade the propulsions systems on up to nine Hurtigruten cruise ferries. The vessels will be fitted with a new hybrid power plant that will reduce CO2 emissions by at least a quarter. They will be switched from diesel to gas power. This major [Read more...]

2018-04-30T10:47:36+00:00 April 30th, 2018|Refurbishment|

‘Sea Spirit’to get new stabilisers

Poseidon Expedition’s 114-pax ‘Sea Spirit’ will be fitted with new retractable fin stabilisers next year, the company has announced. ‘Sea Spirit’ will be retrofitted with the new technology during her scheduled drydock planned for May, 2019 in Lisbon, Portugal, just prior to the commencement of [Read more...]

2018-04-15T07:02:36+00:00 April 15th, 2018|Refurbishment|