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DFDS benefits from ferry passenger increase

DFDS Group second quarter revenue increased 67% to DKK7 bill, driven by the ongoing recovery in the number of ferry passengers and yields, as well as freight ferry services price increases and logistics solutions. In addition, revenue was boosted by the acquisitions of HSF Logistics [Read more...]

2022-08-27T10:39:46+00:00 August 27th, 2022|Finance|

Virtuoso to partner with Starboard Cruises Services

Cruise retailer Starboard Cruise Services, part of the LVMH empire, has signed a partnership agreement with luxury travel network Virtuoso. Through the joint venture, Starboard Cruise Services’ Luxury Division (Starboard Luxury) and Virtuoso will deliver a tailor-made destination retail offer on board Virtuoso’s luxury cruise partners. This will enable [Read more...]

2022-08-27T10:36:50+00:00 August 27th, 2022|Marketing|

MAN to power KiwiRail’s new ferries

KiwiRail has selected MAN Energy Solutions to supply the main generator engines for its new hybrid-electric fleet. The Inter-island Resilient Connection (iReX) programme is a $1.45 bill investment, which will see KiwiRail’s two new, rail-enabled ferries coming into service in 2025 and 2026, and the [Read more...]

2022-08-27T10:34:22+00:00 August 27th, 2022|Technology|

Virgin negotiates new funding

Richard Branson’s Virgin Voyages has received $550 mill in new capital to support its growth. The funding was led by BlackRock and includes new external financing and additional capital from existing investors, including Bain Capital Private Equity and Virgin Group. Virgin Voyages has also received additional, continued support from [Read more...]

2022-08-27T10:32:44+00:00 August 27th, 2022|Finance|

Intellian ties up with Speedcast

Provider of satellite communications technology solutions, Intellian has signed a multi-year partnership agreement with satcoms supplier Speedcast. The multi-million-dollar agreement will enable Intellian and Speedcast to collaborate to serve multiple markets with satellite connectivity, including the maritime and energy sectors. This partnership builds upon the success [Read more...]

2022-08-27T10:20:13+00:00 August 27th, 2022|Technology|

Resorts World Cruises opts for VIKAND healthcare services

Global Healthcare specialist VIKAND has signed a contract with Singapore-based Resorts World Cruises to provide healthcare and medical operations consulting services. VIKAND’s team will assist and support the senior leadership team at Resorts World Cruises, including the shipboard management and medical team with healthcare regulatory and [Read more...]

2022-08-27T10:18:06+00:00 August 27th, 2022|Safety|