KONE has designed, manufactured and installed 10 customized marine elevators on board Silver Spirit, six for passengers and four for crew and service use. The 36,000gt Silver Spirit is the largest ship in Silversea’s fleet with eight decks, and accommodating 540 passengers and crew of 378.
A newly expanded R&D Centre in Barcelona will enable Hempel to develop and customise products faster, respond to customer needs more efficiently and help customers conform to rapidly changing environmental legislation states the coating manufacturer. Hempel officially opened the new R&D Centre at a ceremony yesterday.
Wilhelmsen Ships Service has been awarded contracts to supply its updated range of pool & spa chemicals for two Carnival Corp brands. The chemicals will be supplied globally to the ships of Holland America Line and Princess Cruises.
Between November and December, four ships in the Costa Crociere group entered drydocks for routine and extraordinary maintenance totalling approximately €66m, with the lion’s share going to convert a ship for Iberocruceros.