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Cruise Ship Industry News

Patreksfjordur joins Cruise Europe

Patreksfjordur is a new cruise destination in the Westfjords of Iceland. It is the largest town in the Southern Westfjords and the westernmost town of Europe, predominantly a fishing town with various services and public administration, Cruise Europe [Read more...]

November 26th, 2021|Ports|

TT-Line first Green Ship starts trials

German ferry operator TT-Line has announced that it first of two LNG-powered ropaxes, ‘Nils Holgersson’, has started trials in China. ‘Nils Holgersson’ is TT-Line’s first Green Ship and is under construction at the Chinese shipyard Jiangsu Jinling. The [Read more...]

November 26th, 2021|Ships|

Storylines to work with Carrier

To help meet its Clean Air Programme air quality standards for its planned residential cruise ship ’Narrative’, Storylines has chosen HVAC solutions company Carrier to provide comfort, air quality, safety and security. Carrier will provide HVAC and automation solutions that [Read more...]

November 26th, 2021|Technology|

Ritz-Carlton beefs up sales teams

Ritz-Carlton Yacht Collection has appointed two senior sales people. Kristian Anderson (pictured) is the new Vice President of global sales and Karen Shiers is Senior Director of meetings, incentives, charters & events (MICE) sales. Anderson has worked in [Read more...]

November 26th, 2021|Appointments|

ABS evaluates battery technologies

Both ferries and cruise ships operators have seen the potential in battery power on board, either for propulsion or for hotel usage. The potential of emerging battery technologies to contribute to shipping’s de-carbonisation was explored in the latest [Read more...]

November 26th, 2021|Technology|

Viking Line in share issue

At Viking Line’s extraordinary general meeting held on 22nd November, 2021, at Mariehamn, Åland, it was decided to authorise a share issue. Up to 6,480,000 new shares will be issued with pre-emption rights for shareholders at a subscription [Read more...]

November 26th, 2021|Finance|