Strongest Q1 for Dublin Port in Last Decade

Strongest Q1 for Dublin Port in Last Decade

Dublin Port Company’s figures for the first quarter of 2015 show continued growth in import and export trade ...

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Meyer Buys Out Turku Shipyard

Meyer Werft Buys Out Turku Shipyard

The German shipbuilder Meyer Werft has exercised the option to buy the remaining 30% stake at the Finnish Meyer ...

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Irish Cruise Passenger Missing in the Caribbean

Irish Cruise Passenger Missing in the Caribbean

US Coast Guard rescue crews are searching for a missing passenger from the Croisières de France cruise ship Horizon ...

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Image of the Day: Anthem of the Seas Lights Her Way

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Anthem of the Seas, the third largest cruise ship in the world, was photographed during her journey to Southampton, ...

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Steel Cut for Seabourn Encore

Steel Cut for Seabourn Encore

Carnival group’s small ship cruise line Seabourn held a steel cutting ceremony for its newest vessel, ...

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BC Ferries’ Second LNG-Powered ICF Starts Taking Shape

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The first steel cut on BC Ferries’ second of three new intermediate class ferries (ICF) capable of running running ...

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Over 220 Passengers Fall Ill on 2 Cruise Ships

Over 220 Passengers Fall Ill on 2 Cruise Ships in San Diego

228 people have gotten ill with norovirus-like symptoms on two cruise ships, which are to undergo dissinfection in ...

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Infographic: Giants of the Sea

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Do you know which are world’s biggest ships? This infographic shows you 6 largest ships in the world, dominating ...

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Interview: Ferry Industry Rules Lack Practicality

New Eco and Safety Rules Lack Practicality

Originally formed back in 1976 as the International Marine Transit Association in order to provide the ferry ...

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Manpower Report: Most Seafarers Content at Sea

Most Seafarers Content at Sea

A majority of seafarers are content with life at sea, according to preliminary results of a new survey being ...

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Fincantieri Delivers Fourth Cruise Ship to Ponant

Fincantieri Delivers Fourth Cruise Ship to Ponant

 Italian shipbuilder Fincantieri has delivered Le Lyrial, a super luxury cruise ship, to the French cruise line ...

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Readers’ Picks of the Week (6-10 of Apr)

Readers’ Picks of the Week

Interview: Milaha Working to Sustain Growth Momentum Qatar Navigation (Milaha) Q.S.C, a shareholding company with ...

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Royal Caribbean Takes Delivery of Anthem of the Seas

Royal Caribbean Cruises CEO Richard D. Fain (pictured left) officially received the new ship from Meyer Werft Yard’s Managing Partner Bernard Meyer (pictured right)

Miami-based cruise line Royal Caribbean International has officially taken delivery of its 23rd ship, Anthem of the ...

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Port of Taichung Adds Cruise Ship Calls

Port of Taichung Adds Cruise Ship Calls

Taiwan’s Port of Taichung will se an all-time-high 38 cruise ship calls in 2015 season, with the Chinese ...

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Exit Checks at Ferry Points Hassle for Passengers

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Passengers leaving the UK by ferry for the mainland Europe will be subject to a passport check, which will be ...

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Gothenburg to See Fewer, but Bigger Cruise Ships in 2015

AIDAcara Opens Gothenburg Cruise Season

Sweden’s Port of Gothenburg has opened its cruise season today with the arrival of the German cruise ...

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12-Year-Old Girl Missing After Thai Ferry Catches Fire

12-Year-Old Israeli Girl Missing After Thai Ferry Catches Fire

A 12-year-old Israeli girl is missing after a passenger ferry exploded and caught fire off Thailand’s town of ...

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Cruise Ship Held in Lisbon over Debt Dispute

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Cruise ship MV Azores with nearly 500 British passengers aboard was stranded overnight in Lisbon having been ...

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Rolls-Royce Thrusters to Propel Five Norwegian Ferries

Rolls-Royce Thrusters to Propel Five Norwegian Ferries

Rolls-Royce has signed a GBP 5.5 million contract with Bastø-Fosen and Fjord 1 in Norway for azimuth propulsion ...

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Philippine Coast Guard Catches Repeat Offender

Philippine Coast Guard Catches Repeat Offender

The Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) detained the passenger ship Trishia Kerstin 2 for the second time in nine days ...

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Readers’ Picks of the Week (Mar 30 – Apr 3)

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Costa Concordia Used for Cocaine Smuggling Large quantities of cocaine are reported to had been smuggled on board ...

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Bigger Cruise Ships Expected to Call at Kiel This Year

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The first ocean-going cruise ship of the year, AIDAcara, is about to kick off Kiel’s 2015 cruise shipping season. ...

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5 Dead As Passenger Ship Sinks off Philippines

5 Dead When Unregistered Passenger Ship Sinks off Philippines

Search and rescue teams recovered the bodies of five passengers, with dozens more missing, after an unregistered ...

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Cruise Passenger Dies whilst Boarding Queen Elizabeth

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A passenger died on Wednesday following an accident whilst boarding Queen Elizabeth cruise ship from a ...

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STQ’s LNG-Powered Ferry Heads for Canada

STQ's LNG-Powered Ferry Heads for Canada

The LNG-powered ferry F.A.Gauthier, built by Fincantieri at its shipyard in Castellammare di Stabia, Naples, left ...

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Harwich Ready for Cruise Season Start

Harwich Set for Cruise Season Start

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines’ 929-guest ship, Braemar, is kicking-off another busy cruise season at the UK’s ...

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HAL’s Koningsdam to Homeport at Port Everglades

HAL's Koningsdam to Homeport at Port Everglades

Holland America Line’s newbuild, currently under construction at Fincantieri’s Marghera shipyard in Italy, ms ...

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