New Zealand Ferry to Test Fuel Combined with Water

New Zealand Ferry to Test Fuel Combined with Water

Interislander ferry Arahura is trialling Fuel Oil Emulsion (FOE) technology in one of the ship’s auxiliary engines. ...

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Image of the Day: Norwegian Sun Lights Up Gloomy Vancouver

Norwegian Sun Lights Up Gloomy Vancouver

Canada’s Port Metro Vancouver posted this image of Norwegian Cruise Line’s Norwegian Sun docked at its ...

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3 Queens Mark Cunard’s 175th Anniversary

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Cunard’s three Queens, Queen Elizabeth, Queen Victoria and Queen Mary 2 have arrived earlier today in ...

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VIDEO: Cruise Ship Parade at Rostock Port

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On May 22nd, cruise ships Viking Star, Costa Favolosa and AIDAdiva lined up in what turned out to be an amazing ...

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AIDAbella First to Dock at New Hamburg Cruise Terminal

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The Port of Hamburg’s newly built Cruise Center Steinwerder welcomed its first cruise ship – the ...

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South Korea Opens Bidding for Sewol Ferry Salvage

South Korea Opens Bidding for Sewol Ferry Salvage

The government of South Korea has today opened bidding to select a salvage company to raise the Sewol ferry which ...

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Higher Turnover for Dutch Maritime Technology Sector

Higher Turnover for Dutch Maritime Technology Sector

The Dutch maritime technology sector has had a good year, posting a 17% increase in turnover, from € 6.4 billion ( ...

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Image of the Day: Let There Be Fireworks!

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A huge crowd of local residents and visitors gathered along the harbor in in Bergen, Norway to enjoy the fireworks ...

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Norwegian Dawn Cleared to Leave Bermuda

Norwegian Dawn Cleared to Leave Bermuda

Norwegian Cruise Line’s cruise ship Norwegian Dawn was cleared to depart Bermuda after inspections showed ...

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English Channel Ferry Saga Continues

English Channel Ferry Saga Continues

UK Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) will seek permission to appeal following last week’s Court of Appeal ...

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Norwegian Dawn Runs Aground on Bermuda Reef

Norwegian Dawn Runs Aground on Bermuda Reef

 A cruise ship owned by Norwegian Cruise Line, Norwegian Dawn, ran aground on Tuesday following its departure from ...

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Port of Antwerp Rewards Green Ships

Port of Antwerp Rewards Green Ships

Belgium’s port of Antwerp will grant a discount of up to 30% in port dues to seagoing ships that use ...

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World’s First Electric Car Ferry Enters Service

World's First Electric Car Ferry Enters Service

The world’s first electric car and passenger ferry powered by batteries – the MF Ampere – has ...

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Carnival Starts Alaska Cruise Season

Carnival Starts Alaska Cruise Season

Miami-based Carnival Cruise Line has kicked off its 2015 Alaska cruise season with Carnival Legend departing from ...

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Image of the Day: Helgoland Floated Out

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After almost nine months of construction MS Helgoland, a new LNG-fueled ferry of the shipping company Cassen Eils ...

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VIDEO: Costa Luminosa Calls at Rostock Warnemuende

Costa Luminosa Calls at Rostock Warnemuende

As we tend to keep track of big cruise ships and their port calls, the latest video brings you a timeline of Costa ...

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IMO Adopts Polar Code Environmental Provisions

IMO Adopts Polar Code Environmental Provisions

The International Maritime Organization (IMO) has adopted the environmental part of the International Code for ...

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Viking Cruises Christens Its First Ocean Going Ship

Viking Cruises Christens First Ocean Going Ship

River cruise company Viking Cruises has christened its first ocean going cruise ship, the 930-guest Viking Star in ...

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Readers’ Picks of the Week (10-14 of May)

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Why Containers Get Lost at Sea? Containerization has reformed the ocean transportation of cargo becoming the ...

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MyFerryLink Stays in Business

MyFerryLink Stays in Business

The English Channel ferry operator MyFerryLink is set to resume its operations on the Dover-Calais route past July ...

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Gallery: Mein Schiff 4 Makes Maiden Call at Port of Kiel

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Only six days after her delivery from the Meyer Turku shipyard, the youngest vessel in the TUI Cruises’ ...

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Philippine Fast Ferry Chief Engineer Dies in Collision

Philippine Fast Ferry Chief Engineer Dies in Collision

A chief engineer aboard a Philippine fast ferry died in a collision with a cargo ship off Talisay City, Cebu, ...

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Weaker Order Intake at Fincantieri

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Italian shipbuilder Fincantieri posted a somewhat weaker first quarter results in 2015. The group secured new ...

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Engine Room Fire Disables Italian Ferry off Bari

Engine Room Fire Disables Italian Ferry off Bari

An Italian ferry carrying 253 passengers and crew en route to the Albanian port of Durres had to return to the port ...

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Cammell Laird Sees Spike in Ferry Dockings

Cammell Laird Marks Spike in Ferry Dockings

British shipyard and marine engineering services company Cammell Laird has reported that the number of ferry ...

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Cruise Lines Drop Puerto Vallarta Calls

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Violence in Mexico’s Puerto Vallarta has triggered cruise liner companies to cancel calls to the resort town. ...

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Costa Concordia Wreck Arrives in Genoa

Costa Concordia Wreck Arrives in Genoa

The wreck of the Costa Concordia cruise ship has been safely towed to the Port of Genoa where it will be ...

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