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Industry frontrunners to collaborate in making 'green' propulsion a reality
Friday, August 24, 2018 by Three of the marine sector's major technology companies, WinGD, Wärtsilä and GTT, have agreed to collaborate in making the use of liquefied natural gas (LNG) fuel a truly viable...

Trimline maintains standards of ultra-luxury Seabourn Sojourn
Thursday, January 25, 2018 by Marine interior refurbishment specialist Trimline is no stranger to Seabourn Sojourn having maintained the fleet and carried out major refits for the ultra-luxury brand for the past...

Top 5 steps to interior refit success
Friday, December 22, 2017 by With almost 53 years in business, Trimline’s experience in the marine interior refurbishment market has taught them about the key principles for refit success. They share with us...

The importance of interior refreshes
Thursday, November 23, 2017 by With most cruise ships that are already in service having a major refit every two years, and some new-build ships planning a major refit up to every five years, maintaining the...

Lightweight composite cabin project secures Innovate UK funding
Monday, September 25, 2017 by Following the success of the prototype launchat SMM in 2016, the UK consortium consisting of composite specialist PE Composites Ltd (PEC) and marine interior refurbishment...

Dellner to launch new heavy duty SKD disc brakes at Nor-Shipping 2017
Tuesday, May 02, 2017 by Dellner Brakes AB, a leading manufacturer of technologically advanced braking systems, is introducing two new heavy-duty disc brakes to its SKD range at Nor-shipping in Oslo, Norway,...

Dining with the stars: cruising celebrity chefs
Saturday, March 04, 2017 by The list of restaurants with celebrity chefs at the helm grows by the year, but what can ensure the right partnership? Elly Earls breaks bread with Royal Caribbean's John Suley...

Norwegian Joy to enter China
Saturday, March 04, 2017 by With its launch date looming, Norwegian Joy will be the latest instalment in Norwegian Cruise Line's Breakaway Plus class, but the first to be tailored specifically for the...

Port of Barcelona expects 158,000 passengers for Allure of the Seas in 2015
Tuesday, October 25, 2016 by The Port of Barcelona expects 158,000 passengers in 2015 for the world’s largest cruise ship, Royal Caribbean’s Allure of the Seas, which will sail 25 times from the Spanish city...

EPA cracks down on sulphur emissions
Tuesday, January 20, 2015 by Cruise lines operating around the US and Canada will be punished if they fail to comply with new emissions regulations.

MSC Armonia relaunched after 'stretching' procedure
Wednesday, November 19, 2014 by MSC Cruises has relaunched MSC Armonia after cutting the ship in half as part of its 'Renaissance Programme', adding a nearly 80ft section to the middle of the ship in a...

Cahill to retire as CEO of Carnival Cruise Lines
Friday, October 31, 2014 by Gerry Cahill is to retire as president and CEO of Carnival Cruise Lines (CCL) at the end of November. Prior to taking up the post in 2007, Cahill, 63, served as CFO of Carnival Corporation.

Two cruises cancelled as Queen Victoria heads for early refit
Thursday, August 14, 2014 by Cunard has dropped two sailings from Queen Victoria's schedule in order to carry out maintenance work on the ship's propulsion system.The Carnival Spirit-class vessel has had to enter...

Aurora debuts new P&O new livery after £26m revamp
Tuesday, August 12, 2014 by Aurora will feature P&O Cruises' new look following a £26 million re-fit this winter. The 2,000-passenger vessel will be the first of the fleet to be decked out in a “contemporary...

National Geographic refits expedition ship
Thursday, August 07, 2014 by The National Geographic Orion’s public spaces are to be renovated during dry dock this autumn. Refurbishments to the main lounge will include 20% extra space for seating following...

Hong Kong cracks down on smoky visitors
Friday, August 01, 2014 by Ships sailing in Hong Kong waters have a new incentive to keep their engines and fuel systems in good repair.Any international vessel caught emitting smoke as dark, or darker than,...

Crystal Cruises to offer 32-day Arctic climate cruise
Wednesday, July 30, 2014 by Crystal Cruises has announced plans to become the first luxury cruise line to transport passengers across the Arctic Ocean via the famous Northwest Passage, 500 miles north of the...

Costa Concordia returns to Genoa to be scrapped
Tuesday, July 29, 2014 by The Costa Concordia arrived in Italy’s Voltri port, Genoa, on Sunday afternoon, 27 July, where it will now be scrapped, just a stone’s throw from the shipbuilding yard where it was...

Star Cruises signs deal with MHG Medical Management Services
Friday, July 04, 2014 by MHG Medical Management Services has been appointed by Star Cruises (HK) to provide medical consulting and project development services.

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