Cruise industry visitors donned surgical scrubs to witness life-changing operations by the volunteer doctors aboard Africa Mercy in Madagascar on Tuesday. Africa Mercy is the floating hospital of Mercy Ships, the Charity of Choice for Cruise Lines International Association.
Grand Bahama Shipyard reports 20 cruise vessels booked to date for 2016. The scope of work includes significant propulsion and technical systems overhaul, accommodations and public spaces upgrades and the addition of new features.
Feb. 8 a.m. update: Royal Caribbean announced Anthem of the Seas is returning to her homeport of Cape Liberty, New Jersey, 'out of concern for guests' comfort due to the weather forecast in the area.' The rest of the cruise is canceled.
Princess Cruises announced today that Majestic Princess, being built and designed specifically for the China market, will be the first ship in the fleet to debut a new livery design featuring the company’s iconic logo. The design will roll out fleet-wide over the next few years.
McCue Marine has been contracted to remaster several of the public areas on Cunard's Queen Mary 2, during a 25 day multi-million-pound dry-dock at the Blohm & Voss Shipyard between May 27-June 21, 2016.
Total ships: 47
Total berths: 149,926
Total Order Book Value:$34,127,948,000.00
Average Price Per Berth:$264,614