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Water fuel emulsion systems for CCL ships

Dutch-based IPCO Power has won an order from Carnival Cruise Lines (CCL). The company will deliver its water fuel emulsion systems for the ‘Carnival Sunrise’, ‘Carnival Freedom’ and ‘Carnival Spirit’. Both ‘Carnival Sunrise’ and ‘Carnival Freedom’ will receive their second WFE systems, while ‘Carnival Spirit’ [Read more...]

2022-06-27T15:43:08+00:00 June 27th, 2022|Technology|

Two cruise ships hit the recycling beaches

Two veteran cruise ships have recently arrived at recycling yards. On 3rd June, the 1972-built ‘Odin’ arrived at Alang in India for breaking. She will be better remembered as Fred.Olsen’s ‘Black Watch’ (pictured) and built as the ‘Royal Viking Star’ before being lengthened. The second [Read more...]

2022-06-27T15:40:28+00:00 June 27th, 2022|Ships|

Largest passenger ship transits Great Lakes

Viking has claimed a new milestone for its expedition voyages. The recently delivered purpose-built expedition ship, ’Viking Octantis’ has commenced her inaugural season in the Great Lakes. Designed specifically to sail in the Great Lakes region, last month ‘Viking Octantis’ completed a roundtrip through the Welland Canal—a [Read more...]

2022-06-13T20:35:22+00:00 June 13th, 2022|Marketing|

First Geirangerfjord zero emissions cruise

Havila Kystruten`s latest ship, ‘Havila Castor’, made history on 2nd June when she operated the first zero emission cruise through the World Heritage designated Geirangerfjord. Havila's ships are claimed to be the most environmentally friendly vessels along the Norwegian coast. With a battery pack of [Read more...]

2022-06-13T20:27:44+00:00 June 13th, 2022|Environment|

Changes at GPH

Global Ports Holding (GPH) CEO, H Emre Sayin, has left the company to pursue new business opportunities. He joined GPH in 2016 and has served as CEO since the company’s IPO and admission to the London Stock Exchange the following year. Co-Founder and Chairman, Mehmet Kutman, [Read more...]

2022-06-13T20:20:09+00:00 June 13th, 2022|Appointments|