TMC to supply compressors for cruise yachts

Chantiers de l'Atlantique has selected Oslo-based TMC Compressors to supply the marine compressed air system for two LNG powered cruise yachts under construction at St Nazaire. Under the contract, TMC Compressors will supply a complete marine compressed air system to each of the two newbuilding [Read more...]

2023-12-14T22:10:09+00:00 December 14th, 2023|Technology|

‘Silver Nova’ bunkers LNG in Malaga

The southern Spanish port of Malaga has carried out its first LNG bunkering operation on a cruise ship. Royal Caribbean Group’s ‘Silver Nova’, operated by Silversea, received the LNG on 2nd November from two LNG trucks, which transferred the fuel simultaneously in two batches. This operation involved [Read more...]

2023-11-30T21:25:29+00:00 November 30th, 2023|Technology|

Titan carries out LNG bunkering in Hamburg

On 11th November Titan bunkered the ‘AIDAnova’, operated by Carnival Corp’s German brand, AIDA, for the first time using the bunkering vessel ‘Green Zeebrugge’. ‘Green Zeebrugge’ delivered around 1,244 cu m of LNG to ‘AIDAnova’ at the Steinwerder Cruise terminal in Hamburg. The company said [Read more...]

2023-11-30T21:22:58+00:00 November 30th, 2023|Technology|

Ambassador rolls out Starlink

Ambassador Cruise Line has joined the ranks of cruise ship operators opting for SpaceX Starlink Wi-Fi connection. The service will be rolled out on Ambassador’s two ships. Starlink was due to be installed on ‘Ambience’ in November and on ‘Ambition’ by early December. It will be available in [Read more...]

2023-11-30T20:56:32+00:00 November 30th, 2023|Technology|

Momentum Ventures snaps up CruiseHub

Montreal-based Momentum Ventures, a holding company cultivating travel-focused businesses, unveiled the laest addition to its collection, the patented CruiseHub. CruiseHub's mission is to simplify and enhance the journey from browsing to boarding, providing travellers with human support. Marcus Tomiuk, CruiseHub CEO, said: "At CruiseHub, we're [Read more...]

2023-11-30T20:49:43+00:00 November 30th, 2023|Technology|

SOMEC to supply large cruise ship newbuildings

Last month, the Italian SOMEC Group won two orders worth a total of €31.6 mill for marine glazing and naval architecture engineered systems for cruise ships. The first contract, signed with Finland’s Meyer Turku shipyard, concerns the ‘Icon’ class vessels for Royal Caribbean International, one [Read more...]

2023-11-16T17:20:04+00:00 November 16th, 2023|Technology|