Trelleborg’s marine operation has been awarded the contract to supply two MV1250 linked corner fender systems and nine MV750 side modular fenders to the port of Longyearbyen in Norway, through contractor A. Våge AS.
Holland America Line's Westerdam sailed at 10 a.m. Sunday after returning to Seattle Saturday night following a boiler room fire that was quickly put out.
No injuries were reported.
British based operator, Cruise & Maritime Voyages is adding 550 passenger Azores to its fleet in 2015.
Carnival Freedom is staging four new production shows that blend live performances with towering LED screens and special effects. All are presented in the ship's 1,400-seat Victoriana Show Lounge, which was renovated to accommodate Playlist Productions’ sophisticated technology.
Costa Group ceo Michael Thamm and Trenitalia passenger division director Gianfranco Battisti, signed a strategic partnership agreement in Genoa today that aims to facilitate cruise passenger rail transfers to several Costa turnaround ports in Italy.
Horizon’s summer season of ten cruises using Calais as a base is in full flow. Operating under the Croisières de France banner since 2012, the Paris-based company, and Royal Caribbean subsidiary, is sailing eight and 15 day cruises to the Norwegian fjords and Baltic capitals, respectively until August 24.
This is a banner cruise year for Maine as its ports chalk up more calls than ever, topping 400 for the first time. 2014's 404 count is an increase from 320 last year, and the passenger total is 265,113, 2.6% higher.