Latest News for: Accommodation ships


Fincantieri Floats Environmentally-Advanced Cruise Ship for TUI Cruises

The Maritime Executive 29 Nov 2023
The new ship is dual-fuel designed to run on LNG or marine gas oil (MGO), and only the second cruise ship Fincantieri has built for LNG ... TUI said the name was chosen to highlight the relaxation and well-being atmosphere and features of the ship which will include a large culinary variety as well as accommodations for solo travelers.

CMB.TECH Leads Effort to Build Four Hydrogen-Powered Shortsea Cargo Vessels

The Maritime Executive 29 Nov 2023
Plans were announced for four hydrogen-powered general cargo vessels as the Saverys continue to push forward on multiple fronts with their efforts to develop what they are calling future-proof shipping ... The concept places conventional diesel-electric engines under the ship’s forward accommodations block.

CMB and Boeckmans team up for hydrogen-powered newbuilds

Splash24/7 29 Nov 2023
The ships, designed jointly with Handelskade, will contain diesel-electric engines placed under its forward accommodation, making the stern available for propulsion systems, such as hydrogen and other alternative low-carbon engines ... Our commitment to reducing emissions through the design of these cargo ships is a huge step forward.

First-ever ship-building facility in Bohol opens

Manila Bulletin 29 Nov 2023
CEBU CITY – Local officials welcomed the opening of the first-ever ship-building and ship repair facility in Bohol province ... (AMICI) ship-building and ship repair facility was inaugurated on Tuesday, November 28 ... The facility is primed for future growth, with plans underway to extend its capacity to accommodate up to 20 ships.

Two parties join forces to build four hydrogen-powered general cargo vessels

SAFETY4SEA 29 Nov 2023
The general cargo vessel, designed jointly with Handelskade, will contain diesel-electric engines placed under the ship’s forward accommodation ... The ship’s primary design philosophy is to achieve lower emissions through hull shaping, innovative design and the application of the latest technologies.

Newly built HQ to begin fresh chapter for 190-year-old family-owned group

The Business Desk 29 Nov 2023
A brand new head office is being built in Hull for sixth-generation family business, John Good Group, and is set to be complete in early 2024 ... The building, called Quarry House, will be home to the John Good Group central services, Good Travel Management, and DAN Shipping with space to accommodate the company’s ongoing growth ... Previous Article ... .

Bà Rịa-Vũng Tàu province determined to become Southeast Asia’s maritime hub

Vietnam News 29 Nov 2023
The Cái Mép-Thị Vải port cluster is situated along the Thị Vải River in a province with a naturally deep waterway, making it capable of receiving large cargo ships ... Among these, the Cái Mép-Thị Vải seaport is one of the world’s 19 largest ports capable of accommodating mega ships.

Royal Caribbean receives the largest cruise ship in the world

SAFETY4SEA 28 Nov 2023
The highly-anticipated Icon Class cruise ship will accommodate about 5,000 passengers and will be powered by a combination of LNG and fuel cell technology. The cruise ship is set to begin voyages in early 2024 ... The cruise ship is 1,198 feet ...

D�hle to focus on well-being of seafarers

The Manila Times 28 Nov 2023
D�HLE Group, a German shipping company, focuses on the holistic well-being of seafarers and is dedicated to gender equality and sustainable development ... For years, we have been ensuring that when female seafarers board our vessels, our ships are also ready and well-equipped to accommodate them and that their needs are safely met," he said.

EMSA: Navigating decarbonization challenges and assessing GHG reduction potential

SAFETY4SEA 28 Nov 2023
The potential of wind assisted propulsion systems as a power source in the shipping sector is analysed in a new report released by EMSA ... If a ship can accommodate cargo and passengers (for example, a Ro-Pax ship), only one safety assessment is needed (for short-sea), without prejudice for conducting the two remaining assessments for a cargo ship.

OCIMF: Addressing the threat of Loitering Munitions on merchant ships

SAFETY4SEA 28 Nov 2023
The Oil Companies International Marine Forum (OCIMF) published a paper, in which highlights that drones have been used as loitering munitions (LM) to attack merchant ships ... The global proliferation of these rapidly advancing technologies poses a new and rising security risk to merchant shipping ... LM pose a notable threat to commercial shipping.

BREVARD HISTORY: A Growing Port Canaveral for a Growth Market — Third Decade Sees Cruise ...

Space Coast Daily 28 Nov 2023
In the summer of 1976, three 400-foot piers were completed on the north side of the Port and the USS Vangaurd, a NASA-sponsored tracking ship, docked for one year at the north-south pier while the scrapyard was stabilized on the north side ... The dredging was essential if the Port was to accommodate the larger tankers and cargo ships.


The Daily Mail 28 Nov 2023
... oil tankers and the vast Liberty of the Seas cruise ship ... But since then it's been parked up in Port Everglades – a major gateway for cruise ships and international trade - because south Florida's swish yachting marinas typically can't accommodate any boat longer than 400 feet.

Calling all elves! Make a family’s holiday season brighter this year

The Virginian-Pilot 28 Nov 2023
So keep an eye on shipping costs ... If you do go that route, gift cards must be in a Priority Mail envelope at least 4 inches by 6 inches, to accommodate the North Pole shipping label ... Photos of beaming kids with their loot … elves complaining about shipping costs … parents wondering why their kids’ letters weren’t adopted.

WATCH: 3 Norwegian Cruise Line cruises to fall in love with

Independent online (SA) 27 Nov 2023
With 20 ships cruising to over 450 destinations across the world including Europe, The ... Firstly, there are a variety of staterooms available on board their ships, from studios for solo travellers, right up to The Haven® – their most luxurious and well-appointed accommodation.

Most Viewed

Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu make statements with the U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken to the media, inside The Kirya, which houses the Israeli Ministry of Defense, after their meeting in Tel Aviv, Thursday Oct. 12, 2023
AP / Jacquelyn Martin
US Flag in Utah
Creative Commons / Clément Bardot /
Russian President Vladimir Putin chairs a Security Council meeting in Moscow, Russia, Friday, Nov. 24, 2023
AP / Mikhail Klimentyev, Sputnik, Kremlin Pool Photo
This handout photo provided by the Uttarakhand State Department of Information and Public Relations shows rescue workers cheer, along with Pushkar Singh Dhami, Chief Minister of Uttarakhand state, center wearing white helmet, and Indian Minister of State of Road Transport and Highways V.K. Singh, center right, in the northern Indian state of Uttarakhand, India, Tuesday, Nov. 28, 2023
AP / Uttarakhand State Department of Information and Public Relations