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Japan’s 1st LNG-fuelled ferries

Mitsui OSK Lines. (MOL) and its subsidiary, Ferry Sunflower Limited, are to build the first two LNG-fuelled ferries in Japan. MOL said that it planned to order the vessels from Mitsubishi Shipbuilding next month. Ferry Sunflower will charter [Read more...]

November 29th, 2019|Ships|

Fincantieri to build PONANT pair

Fincantieri has signed a memorandum of agreement (MoA), worth about €300 mill, for the design and construction of two luxury expedition cruise vessels for PONANT, a subsidiary of Artemis Group (holding company of the Pinault family). The MoA [Read more...]

November 29th, 2019|Ships|

US cruise passenger act introduced

US Republicans Doris Matsui, D-Caif, and Jeff Fortenberry, R-Neb, recently introduced the Cruise Passenger Protection Act (CPPA) aimed at strengthening passenger safety on cruise ships. The CPPA would seek to improve the passenger safety measures signed into law [Read more...]

November 29th, 2019|Safety|