Computational Fluid Dynamics

Over just the past fifteen years, the use of Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) has become mainstream in ship design.

Construction Starts on New West Port in Kalundborg

The construction of the New West Port in Kalundborg in Denmark has officially begun with the ceremonial throwing of ...

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Spotted: Cruise Ship Duo Checks In at DP World Limassol

As the autumn cruise season already kicked off at the DP World Limassol, two cruise ships called at the terminal on ...

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Brødrene Aa Wins Order for Catamaran Trio

Norwegian ferry builder Brødrene Aa, Hyen, has received an order for three high-speed carbon fiber catamaran ...

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Tsuneishi Eyes Construction of Cruise Ships by 2020

Tsuneishi Shipbuilding is said to be planning to venture into the construction of cruise ships at its Chinese yard ...

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Fred Olsen Orders Trimaran Ferry Duo from Austal

Spanish shipping firm Fred Olsen has placed an order for two vehicle passenger trimaran ferries at Australian-based ...

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Storm Xavier Wreaks Havoc at Ports in North Germany

The passing of deadly storm Xavier in northern Germany on October 5 disrupted operations and caused damages to ...

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Shell to Fuel SIEM's LNG-Powered Car Carriers

Shell NA LNG and Shell Western LNG have signed a long-term agreement with SIEM Car Carriers for the supply of ...

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RMS St Helena Withdrawing from Service

St Helena Line is planning to withdraw the passenger cargo Royal Mail Ship St Helena from service in February 2018. ...

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Copenhagen to Open New Cruise Terminal in 2020

The Board of Copenhagen Malmö Port (CMP) has given the go-ahead to the port to build a new cruise terminal in ...

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Meyer Turku Lays Keel for New Mein Schiff 2

Finnish shipbuilder Meyer Turku laid the keel of New Mein Schiff 2, the sixth next-generation cruise ship being ...

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Majority of Caribbean Islands Unaffected by Hurricanes

Cruise liner company Carnival Corporation is encouraging passengers to book a cruise to the Caribbean Islands. ...

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Royal Caribbean Targeted by Class Action Lawsuit

A class action lawsuit has been filed against Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd on behalf of passengers who booked a ...

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Norwegian Breakaway Moves from Big Apple to Big Easy

After returning from its summer 2018 season in the Baltic, Norwegian Breakaway will reposition from the Big Apple ...

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Fincantieri Set to Build Cruise Ship Blocks in Australia

Italian ship builder and ship designer Fincantieri, together with its selected subcontractor, will construct cruise ...

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CentrePort Wellington Ready for Another Bumper Cruise Season

New Zealand’s CentrePort Wellington has welcomed the first ship of the 2017/18 cruise season, Radiance of the ...

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Viking to Build World's 1st Hydrogen-Powered Cruise Ship?

Cruise ship owner Viking Cruises unveiled plans for a liquid hydrogen-fuelled cruise ship in an effort to ...

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Finnlines to Gain from Port of Naantali's Berth Extension

Shipping operator of RoRo and passenger services Finnlines expects to benefit from the Port of Naantali’s ...

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Video: New Mein Schiff 1 Floated Out at Meyer Turku

New Mein Schiff 1, a next-generation cruise ship built for German cruise line TUI Cruises, was floated out from ...

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Panama Canal Gears Up for 2017-2018 Cruise Season

The Panama Canal expects to receive approximately 235 cruise ships through the Panamax and Neopanamax Locks during ...

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Stena to Add More Capacity on Rotterdam-Killingholme Route

Swedish ferry company Stena Line has revealed plans to increase capacity on the route Rotterdam-Killingholme in ...

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France, Italy Strike Deal on STX France Takeover

The French and Italian governments have hammered out a deal on the future shareholding structure of STX France, ...

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Fincantieri to Extend Silversea's Silver Spirit

Cruise company Silversea has unveiled plans for its first-ever ship lengthening, as it agreed with Italian ...

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Hurricanes to Hit Carnival Corp's 4Q Earnings

Miami-based cruise giant Carnival Corporation & plc expects to see a decrease in its fourth quarter earnings, ...

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Fincantieri Delivers Fourth Viking

Viking Sun, the fourth of eight cruise ships Viking Ocean Cruises has ordered from Italian shipbuilder Fincantieri, ...

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Fincantieri to Build Next-Generation Cruise Ship for Cunard

Italian shipbuilder Fincantieri and cruise company Carnival Corporation have signed a memorandum of agreement (MoA) ...

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Saga Cruises Returns to Meyer Werft for One More

 Saga Cruises has confirmed plans to extend its fleet with a second new cruise ship, the Spirit of Adventure, which ...

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P&O Cruises' Ship Suffers Power Failure

Aurora, a cruise ship owned by British/American company P&O Cruises, suffered a power outage while the vessel ...

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