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Cruise Ship Industry News

PONANT joins BV in Polar SAR exercise

Last September, Bureau Veritas (BV) participated in the world’s first international search and rescue exercise (SAREX) in a remote Polar area. BV tested and certified maritime safety equipment on board the Polar exploration vessel ‘Le Commandant Charcot’, during [Read more...]

January 14th, 2022|Safety|

ADP to develop Aqaba cruise terminal

AD Ports Group (ADP) has signed four agreements and a Head of Terms Agreement (HoT) with Aqaba Development Corp (ADC). These agreements will result in ADP supporting Aqaba’s development of tourism, logistics, transport and digital infrastructure, including the [Read more...]

January 14th, 2022|Ports|

NCLH completes EGCS installations

Last month, Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings (NCLH) completed its almost $200 mill, multi-year investment in exhaust gas cleaning systems (EGCS) on some of its ships across its fleet brands. This was achieved with the successful commissioning of EGCS [Read more...]

January 14th, 2022|Environment|

DFDS takes delivery of largest ropax

During the middle of last month, Danish ferry and logistics company, DFDS took delivery of its the first newbuilding passenger vessel since 1982. She recently arrived at Valletta for bunkering while on her way to the Baltic. ‘Aura [Read more...]

January 14th, 2022|Ships|

Small luxury cruise ship design unveiled

Norwegian-based Northern Xplorer (NX) has unveiled a zero-emission, luxury cruise ship concept. The design aims to open the door to unique communities, natural attractions and experiences in the Nordic countries using advanced eco-friendly vessels, the company said. NX [Read more...]

January 14th, 2022|Ships|