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ST Engineering buys Keppel shipyard to expand ship repair capacity

Tradewinds 07 Feb 2023
... to accommodate its growing ship repair activities.

Princess Cruises Next-Generation ship -Sun Princess– to feature the brand’s most exciting and contemporary spaces

TravelDailyNews 06 Feb 2023
Currently under construction at the Fincantieri shipyard in Italy, the largest Princess ship ever constructed, accommodating 4,000 guests, embraces Italian heritage by featuring a newly designed, brand-iconic Piazza and The Dome, a cutting-edge entertainment space inspired by the terraces of Santorini.

Views of Vienna unforgettable on the Danube

Daily Press Victorville 06 Feb 2023
Our ship was to be the DDSG Blue Danube for the lunch cruise ... I am pleased to be able to look after you safely on board our ships.” ... The Blue Danube, our cruise ship, was long and spacious, with two decks ... The river is wide, plenty wide enough to accommodate a couple of ships the size of the Blue Danube, which could easily pass each other if needed.

Luxury cruise ships could be used to house refugees as State runs out of options to accommodate large numbers

Irish Independent 05 Feb 2023
Refugees could be accommodated on luxury cruise ships as the number of new arrivals forces the Government to reconsider offers it previously rejected, the Sunday Independent can reveal ... the ships instead going to other EU countries who sought to use them to accommodate refugees.

5-year plan for Grand Harbour includes projects announced in previous legislature

Independent Online 05 Feb 2023
· Investment in the environment around the Grand Harbour through the two shore-to-ship projects ... Shore-to-ship. The shore-to-ship project began at the end of 2020 and works are still ongoing ... The new wharf will accommodate Ro-Ro ships and it will have an area of about 28,000 square metres, equivalent to four football grounds.

American Jazz Repositions�for New 2023 California Cruises

The Maritime Executive 04 Feb 2023
Notably, all of American’s new ships remain small—with every boat in the fleet accommodating 180 guests or fewer, offering private balconies and over 350 square feet of space per passenger ... In 2023, American will operate 17 ships, each accommodating just 100-180 passengers, which cruise more than \50 domestic itineraries in 35 states.

Celebrity Cruises Sneak Peek at New Edge Series Ship

The Maritime Executive 04 Feb 2023
The moment marks the exciting completion of the ship’s hull and exterior superstructure, and the vessel now progresses to the next phase of construction ... Travelers aboard Celebrity Ascent will enjoy signature experiences found exclusively onboard a Celebrity Cruises Edge Series ship, including..

The short life of the new USS Little Rock: Design flaws, setbacks lead to decommissioning

Stars and Stripes 04 Feb 2023
That now appears to have been the ship’s only bright moment ... It’s “plug and play” mission versatility also accommodated different weapon systems delivered at sea in steel cargo containers and lowered into the ship on a freight elevator, then maneuvered into place with overhead cranes and plugged into the ship’s computers.

Passengers evacuated after fire on cruise ship in Sydney 03 Feb 2023
The ship moored at the White Bay Cruise Terminal caught fire on Friday morning ... "The fire started in an accommodation cabin on Level 5 of the ship," FRNSW said in a statement.

GTT to Design CO2 Capture System for Hybrid Containership

The Maritime Executive 03 Feb 2023
The vessel would have accommodations for 12 passengers and 18 in crew ... “We are proud to bring the know-how and experience of the GTT group to the development of a low environmental impact container ship.” ... The weight of the sails-wings will be compensated by the distribution of the masses on board the ship and by ballasting if necessary.

Princess Cruises Next-Generation Ship - Sun Princess - to Feature the Brand's Most Exciting & ...

Victoria Advocate 03 Feb 2023
Currently under construction at the Fincantieri shipyard in Italy, the largest Princess ship ever constructed, accommodating 4,000 guests, embraces Italian heritage by featuring a newly designed, brand-iconic Piazza and The Dome, a cutting-edge entertainment space inspired by the terraces of Santorini.

Immigrant Complains To City About Her Welfare Housing, Claims It's 'Mental Torture'

Opposing Views 02 Feb 2023
Corelle Tertullien, a mother of two, had moved out of her family home because of overcrowding, and managed to get accommodated at a hostel in Southall, west London and then later moved to nearby Hanwell ... This is a shipping container. When they tell you, they make it out like it's a flat or a house, but no, it's a shipping container.".

Domestic shipping firms seek separate policy for local seafarers

Sun Star 02 Feb 2023
Specifically, the MLC requires that accommodation should be given to seafarers on board, which according to PCSA, could not be done in domestic ships due to short-time voyages as well as limited space on board ... international ships have more capacity to accommodate more seafarers.

'We're not pushing the envelope': Port fends off critics over use of its $175m wharf

NewstalkZB 02 Feb 2023
The number of times ships have to move ... “Te Whiti wharf was never just about cruise or containers or big ships, and while it can accommodate all of that, it was about the overall increase in capacity it delivers across the whole port and we are really seeing that playing out.”.

Italian Icebreaker Sets Record Reaching Furthest Point South

The Maritime Executive 02 Feb 2023
The Italian icebreaker Laura Bassi is reporting it reached a point with the coordinates of 78° 44.280′ S in the Bay of Whales, Ross Sea in Antarctica, marking the record-achieving voyage by a ship ... The ship is 262 feet long and 4,000 gross tons. With accommodations for ...

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