New News information at World Cruise Industry Review New and updated information from News listed on www.worldcruiseindustryreview.com http://www.worldcruiseindustryreview.com/ en-us http://www.worldcruiseindustryreview.com/ New News information at World Cruise Industry Review http://www.worldcruiseindustryreview.com/content/images/logo_big.gif Hempel appoints Katarina Lindström as COO http://www.worldcruiseindustryreview.com/news/newshempel-appoints-katarina-lindstrm-as-coo-7799088 http://www.worldcruiseindustryreview.com/news/newshempel-appoints-katarina-lindstrm-as-coo-7799088 by <br/> <br/> Katarina Lindström will join Hempel as executive vice-president and chief operating officer from 1 August 2020 and will play a central role in delivering on the company’s ambition to double in size. Fri, 28 Feb 2020 09:17:00 GMT Seatrade Cruise Global announces panellists, themes for anticipated 2020 State of the Global Cruise Industry Keynote http://www.worldcruiseindustryreview.com/news/newsseatrade-cruise-global-announces-panellists-themes-for-anticipated-2020-state-of-the-global-cruise-industry-keynote-7750705 http://www.worldcruiseindustryreview.com/news/newsseatrade-cruise-global-announces-panellists-themes-for-anticipated-2020-state-of-the-global-cruise-industry-keynote-7750705 by <br/> <br/> World’s largest cruise industry event returns to Miami Beach Convention Center 20-23 April 2020. Fri, 31 Jan 2020 10:23:00 GMT 5 ways CAT technologies MEO and AI help lower costs and improve efficiencies http://www.worldcruiseindustryreview.com/news/news5-ways-cat-technologies-meo-and-ai-help-lower-costs-and-improve-efficiencies-7631869 http://www.worldcruiseindustryreview.com/news/news5-ways-cat-technologies-meo-and-ai-help-lower-costs-and-improve-efficiencies-7631869 by <br/> <br/> Burn less fuel. Run more cleanly. Keep uptime and reliability high. Do it all while keeping costs down. Two technologies from Caterpillar are here to help. Thu, 23 Jan 2020 15:07:00 GMT IMO secretary-general assesses progress on sulphur limit implementation http://www.worldcruiseindustryreview.com/news/newsimo-secretary-general-assesses-progress-on-sulphur-limit-implementation-7631270 http://www.worldcruiseindustryreview.com/news/newsimo-secretary-general-assesses-progress-on-sulphur-limit-implementation-7631270 by <br/> <br/> Since 1 January 2020, the global upper limit on the sulphur content of ships' fuel oil has been reduced to 0.5% from 3.5% (under the so-called "IMO 2020" regulation). This is significantly reducing the amount of sulphur oxide emanating from ships and will have major health and environmental benefits, particularly for people living close to ports and coasts. Thu, 23 Jan 2020 10:04:00 GMT Scanship Holding ASA is now Vow ASA http://www.worldcruiseindustryreview.com/news/newsscanship-holding-asa-is-now-vow-asa-7600974 http://www.worldcruiseindustryreview.com/news/newsscanship-holding-asa-is-now-vow-asa-7600974 by <br/> <br/> The extraordinary general meeting in Scanship Holding ASA has resolved to change the company’s name to Vow ASA (“Vow”). Thu, 16 Jan 2020 07:35:00 GMT Caterpillar Marine congratulates trio on trial of new propulsion http://www.worldcruiseindustryreview.com/news/newscaterpillar-marine-congratulates-trio-on-trial-of-new-propulsion-7585879 http://www.worldcruiseindustryreview.com/news/newscaterpillar-marine-congratulates-trio-on-trial-of-new-propulsion-7585879 by <br/> <br/> Caterpillar Marine congratulates Stena, Deltamarin and China Merchants Jinling Shipbuilding (Weihai) on the successful sea trial of the first Stena E-flexer Ropax with Mak and CAT propulsion solutions Mon, 06 Jan 2020 15:23:00 GMT Leosphere enhances offshore offerings with Windcube suitable for buoys http://www.worldcruiseindustryreview.com/news/newsleosphere-enhances-offshore-offerings-with-windcube-suitable-for-buoys-7526554 http://www.worldcruiseindustryreview.com/news/newsleosphere-enhances-offshore-offerings-with-windcube-suitable-for-buoys-7526554 by <br/> <br/> New solution bolsters Leosphere’s current suite of lidar offerings for the rapidly growing development and operations of offshore wind projects Tue, 26 Nov 2019 09:33:00 GMT ​Hurtigruten tests biodiesel that potentially can change the shipping industry http://www.worldcruiseindustryreview.com/news/newshurtigruten-tests-biodiesel-that-potentially-can-change-the-shipping-industry-7489964 http://www.worldcruiseindustryreview.com/news/newshurtigruten-tests-biodiesel-that-potentially-can-change-the-shipping-industry-7489964 by <br/> <br/> On the way to the goal of becoming completely emission free, Hurtigruten has as the first Norwegian cruise line started testing Biodiesel on board the ship MS Polarlys. This fuel can potentially reduce emissions with 95%. Tue, 05 Nov 2019 15:30:00 GMT Lithium Werks’ Marine Technology Puts Safety First http://www.worldcruiseindustryreview.com/news/newslithium-werks-marine-technology-puts-safety-first-7459078 http://www.worldcruiseindustryreview.com/news/newslithium-werks-marine-technology-puts-safety-first-7459078 by <br/> <br/> Lithium Werks responds to news of battery fire aboard a ferry in Norway Thu, 17 Oct 2019 09:59:00 GMT Fuel Cells for Maritime Shipping http://www.worldcruiseindustryreview.com/news/newsfuel-cells-for-maritime-shipping-7454652 http://www.worldcruiseindustryreview.com/news/newsfuel-cells-for-maritime-shipping-7454652 by <br/> <br/> Freudenberg Sealing Technologies will act as a technology partner in the Pa-X-ell2 project, with the goal to develop a new generation of fuel cells for use on seagoing vessels. Tue, 15 Oct 2019 11:37:00 GMT