New class of US coastal cruise ship delivered

‘American Eagle’, the first of American Cruise Lines’ (ACL) coastal cat class cruise ships, has undergone sea trials. ACL accepted delivery of the 100-pax ship from Chesapeake Shipbuilding on-time and on schedule, the company claimed. ‘American Eagle’ is the first of 12 new coastal cat [Read more...]

2023-08-15T18:44:51+00:00 August 15th, 2023|Ships|

Seabourn’s second ultra-luxury ship delivered

Ultra-luxury voyages and expedition travel providerm Seabourn, took delivery of its second expedition ship, ‘Seabourn Pursuit’, towards the end of last month during an official handover ceremony at the T Mariotti shipyard in Genoa, Italy. "I am honoured to share this incredible moment with the [Read more...]

2023-08-15T18:35:16+00:00 August 15th, 2023|Ships|

First Finnlines’ Superstar hybrid ropax delivered

‘Finnsirius’, the first of two new ropaxes, was delivered to Finnlines at the China Merchants Jinling Shipyard in Weihai, China, on 18th July, 2023. She will enter the company’s Finland/Sweden (Naantali–Långnäs–Kapellskär) route in September, 2023. The second vessel, ‘Finncanopus’, is expected to be delivered by [Read more...]

2023-07-29T10:35:52+00:00 July 29th, 2023|Ships|

Meyer Werft in double celebration

Meyer Werft has handed over ‘Silver Nova’ to Silversea Cruises. Thanks to an innovative fuel concept, ‘Silver Nova’ is one of the world’s most environmentally friendly cruise ships. Before the handover in Eemshaven, near Delfzijl, during technical and nautical sea trials, the cruise ship successfully [Read more...]

2023-07-29T10:33:50+00:00 July 29th, 2023|Ships|

‘Explora 1’ takes her bow

Following a few weeks’ delay, Explora Journeys, the luxury lifestyle brand of the MSC Group, has taken delivery of ‘Explora I’, the first of four, or possibly five, luxury ships to join its fleet. She was built at Fincantieri’s Monfalcone shipyard. Investment in the new ship [Read more...]

2023-07-29T10:32:16+00:00 July 29th, 2023|Ships|