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Finnlines invests in large ropaxes

Following an order for three hybrid sto/ro ultra large green vessels at Jinling Shipyard in 2018, Finnlines recently signed an order for two ro-paxes from China Merchants Jinling Shipyard (Weihai), previously known as AVIC Weihai. Both shipyards are [Read more...]

January 13th, 2020|

3 Maj receives Scenic contract

Rijeka's beleaguered 3 Maj shipyard has won an order for the first time in four years. The keel for a new Polar cruise ship, which is a sistership to the one recently built at Uljanik in Pula, is [Read more...]

January 13th, 2020|

SeaDream contract cancelled

SeaDream Yacht Club and Damen have confirmed that the contract to build a new ship has been cancelled. Both parties are open to potential future projects and collaboration, SeaDream said. The new ship, ‘SeaDream Innovation’, was scheduled to [Read more...]

December 13th, 2019|

Battery powered hybrid ready for service

Hurtigruten’s new hybrid battery powered expedition cruise ship ‘Fridtjof Nansen’ will be completed earlier than scheduled. As a result, Hurtigruten is adding a series of shorter pre-inaugural voyages. ‘Fridtjof Nansen’ is claimed to be packed with green technology [Read more...]

December 13th, 2019|

CMV buys two more secondhand cruise ships

CMV has bought two more secondhand cruise ships. P&O Australia's ‘Pacific Dawn’ and ‘Pacific Aria’ will be taken over in Singapore on 2nd March and 2nd May, 2021 respectively, increasing CMV’s lower bed fleet capacity to 9,000 berths [Read more...]

November 29th, 2019|

Japan’s 1st LNG-fuelled ferries

Mitsui OSK Lines. (MOL) and its subsidiary, Ferry Sunflower Limited, are to build the first two LNG-fuelled ferries in Japan. MOL said that it planned to order the vessels from Mitsubishi Shipbuilding next month. Ferry Sunflower will charter [Read more...]

November 29th, 2019|

Fincantieri to build PONANT pair

Fincantieri has signed a memorandum of agreement (MoA), worth about €300 mill, for the design and construction of two luxury expedition cruise vessels for PONANT, a subsidiary of Artemis Group (holding company of the Pinault family). The MoA [Read more...]

November 29th, 2019|