‘Carnival Sunrise’ takes her bow

Following an extensive $200 mill rebuildproject carried out by Navantia at its Cadiz shipyard, Carnival Cruise Lines,‘Carnival Sunrise’ , the former ‘Carnival Triumph’ made her debutat Norfolk, Virginia’s Decker Half Moone Cruise Centre at the end of April. The drydocking and refurbishment programme delivered a [Read more...]

2019-05-20T07:48:24+00:00 May 20th, 2019|Refurbishment|

AD Associates shortlisted for gong

London-based design agency, AD Associates, has been shortlisted for an award at AHEAD Americas. This is for the company’s involvement on the luxury, ocean-going vessel, ‘Crystal Symphony’. For 2019, a new ‘transport’ category has been added to the awards, which recognises exceptional design and experience [Read more...]

2019-05-20T07:40:43+00:00 May 20th, 2019|Refurbishment|

‘Stena Europa’ gets an upgrade

The ropax ‘Stena Europe’, which operates on the Fishguard/Rosslare ferry service is currently undergoing a three-month refit at Gemak Shipyard in Tuzla, Turkey.  The vessel is scheduled to return to service in late June, 2019 and during the refit a number of upgrade projects will [Read more...]

2019-04-29T18:31:25+00:00 April 29th, 2019|Refurbishment|

Trimline delivers suites for Celebrity

Celebrity Cruises has turned to Trimline to refurbish the ‘Celebrity Millennium’ and ‘Celebrity Summit’ as part of the company’s multi-million dollar Revolution programme. Trimline carried out a full upgrade of suites and wet units on both ships while they were in dry dock in Singapore [Read more...]

2019-04-16T08:43:47+00:00 April 16th, 2019|Refurbishment|

Windstar reveals jumboisation plans

At Seatrade Cruise Global, Windstar Cruises, revealed details of its $250 MillionStar Plus initiative Windstar’s President, John Delaney, revealed 360-deg ‘views’ and renderings of what guests will experience on the line’s three renovated vessels, ‘Star Breeze’, ‘Star Legend’, and ‘Star Pride’. Delaney was joined at [Read more...]

2019-04-16T07:57:38+00:00 April 16th, 2019|Refurbishment|

Stena fitspod accommodation on ferries

Stena Line is trialling Japanese-style pod sleeping accommodation on two of its Baltic ropaxes. The 2 sq m pods were installed on ‘Mecklenburg-Vorpommern’ and ‘Skåne’, which operate on a seven-hour run between Rostock, Germany and Trelleborg, Sweden. “We see it as an innovative offer for [Read more...]

2019-03-31T16:30:15+00:00 March 31st, 2019|Refurbishment|

Carnival’s major upgrades this year

‘Carnival Freedom’ has completed her drydock at the Grand Bahama Shipyard in Freeport (Bahamas) and the has returned to service after an upgrade. She is the third Carnival Cruise Line ship to have been upgraded thus far this year. ‘Carnival Freedom’ returned to service on [Read more...]

2019-03-16T14:01:35+00:00 March 16th, 2019|Refurbishment|