The installation of decking solutions from Dutch company Bolidt aboard one of the largest cruise ships ever to be built in Germany has received a royal seal of approval, after King Willem-Alexander and Queen Maxima of the Netherlands witnessed a contract signing at the Rostock facilities of yard group MV Werften.
News most read
- Royal IHC secures TSHD order from Uruguay
- Boskalis wins innovation Award with Multi-Purpose Vessels Ndeavor and Ndurance
- PortNews to hold fourth International Forum of Dredging Companies
- Damen Dredging Equipment Officially Opens Offices After Comprehensive Refit
- Ports in Support of Designating North Sea and Baltic Sea as Nitrogen Emission Control Areas
Ferries and Cruises
The Hong Kong Cruise and Yacht Industry Association has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Voyager Risk Solutions Ltd to support its risk and insurance management services for superyachts, with full-scale professional solutions that are expected to promote its upcoming initiatives in the development of the yacht and tourism industries in the Greater Bay Area.
Royal Caribbean International has announced that one of Asia’s largest and most revolutionary ships, Quantum of the Seas, will add a new homeporting season in Singapore, sailing in the region until April 2021.
ABB will convert the 1965-built ferry San Cristoforo for hybrid operation by fitting it with an electric power and propulsion system, helping reduce emissions and increase overall energy efficiency.
Corvus Energy, the leading supplier of batteries for hybrid and zero-emission vessels, is proud to introduce its next-generation Energy Storage System: Corvus Blue Whale, a groundbreaking energy storage system for cruise ships, ro-pax and ro-ro.
For the second year in a row, Stena Line is partnering up with EuroPride.