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Stretch to quit P&O Ferries

It has been reported that P&O Ferries’ CEO David Stretch is to leave the company to pursue new opportunities outside of the Group. Stretch took over from Janette Bell following her departure in August, 2020. He will be replaced Peter Hebblethwaite, who will take on [Read more...]

2021-11-26T15:49:42+00:00 November 26th, 2021|Appointments|

DFDS – passenger traffic starts to increase

Danish-based logistics and ferry company DFDS reported a revenue increase of 22% to DKK4.4 bill during the third quarter of this year. This increase was driven by higher freight activity in most business units. However, the quarter’s passenger activity was overall below 2020 but picked [Read more...]

2021-11-27T10:28:53+00:00 November 26th, 2021|Finance|

Second Saudi cruise terminal to be built

The Saudi Ports Authority (MAWANI) is to build a new cruise terminal at Dammam’s King Abdulaziz Port in co-operation with Cruise Saudi and the Globe Group. In addition, four passenger ship berths will be added at Dammam and Yanbu Commercial Port. MAWANI said that this [Read more...]

2021-11-27T10:31:45+00:00 November 26th, 2021|Ports|

‘SH Minerva’ ready to leave shipyard

Resurrected cruise line Swan Hellenic has christened the first of three Helsinki-built expedition cruise ships - ’SH Minerva’. She was due to leave the shipyard as ICSI went to press. “We are glad to see this day finally, following the many global challenges that made [Read more...]

2021-11-27T10:33:19+00:00 November 26th, 2021|Ships|

Another veteran bites the dust

The 1993-built ‘Antares Experience’ has been sold to Indian recyclers without completing a voyage for her new owners, broking sources reported. She will be better remembered as the ‘Costa Romantica’ and ‘Costa neoRomantica’ (pictured at Portland, UK) until 2020. She was the second of the [Read more...]

2021-11-27T10:34:19+00:00 November 26th, 2021|Ships|