Sustainability in the heavy lifting industry

Cost efficiency and sustainability, two topics that are frequently discussed in the offshore and maritime industry. There are many developments and innovations going on in this area.

Wärtsilä to Equip Virgin Voyages' New Cruise Ships

Finnish technology group Wärtsilä has been contracted to provide a comprehensive scope of solutions for three new ...

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Fincantieri to Develop Cruise Ship Park in China

Italian shipbuilder Fincantieri signed a letter of intent (LOI) with China State Shipbuilding Corporation (CSSC) ...

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Carnival Fantasy Passenger Medevaced off Louisiana

The United States Coast Guard medevaced a woman from the Carnival Fantasy cruise ship on May 2 while the vessel was ...

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Crew Member Missing from Royal Caribbean's Cruise Ship

A search operation has been launched following reports that a crew member went missing from the cruise ship Liberty ...

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Kleven Starts Building Hurtigruten's Hybrid Cruise Ship

The first steel has been cut for MS Roald Amundsen, a hybrid-powered cruise ship ordered by Norwegian cruise line ...

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Fincantieri About to Seal Deal on Chinese Cruise Ships?

Italian shipbuilder Fincantieri has been linked to a binding deal on construction of cruise ships for the Chinese ...

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Gallery: First Steel Cut for AIDA’s LNG Cruise Ship

The first steel has been cut for a new liquefied natural gas (LNG) -powered cruise ship ordered by German cruise ...

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NCL Returns to Fincantieri for Four New Cruise Ships

Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings has reached an agreement with Italian shipbuilder Fincantieri for the construction ...

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Crewman Dies in Explosion aboard Emerald Princess

A crewmember died in an explosion aboard the cruise ship Emerald Princess in the early morning hours on February 9 ...

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Krasnoye Shipyard to Build Russian Cruise Ship

Russia’s Krasnoye Sormovo shipyard, cruise company Vodohod and leasing firm Goznak-Leasing have signed a ...

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Virgin Pulls the Trigger on USD 2 Bn Cruise Ships Order

Italian shipbuilding company Fincantieri and Virgin Voyages, a part of Virgin Group of companies, have finalized ...

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MAN Engines to Power Global Class Cruise Ship Duo

MV Werften, a group of three of the largest shipyards in Germany, has ordered type 48/60CR engines for two Global ...

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Brodosplit to Build Polar Expedition Cruise Ship

Croatian shipbuilder Brodosplit has signed an agreement to build a Polar Class expedition cruise ship for an ...

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Report: MHI to Reduce Shipbuilding Activities?

Japan’s Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) is planning to cut its shipbuilding activities as the company ...

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Clarksons: Cruise Industry Continues Expanding Its Horizons

During the summer, the cruise ship fleet surged past half a million berths of total capacity as the cruise industry ...

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USCG Suspends Search for Missing Carnival Ecstasy Passenger

The search for a passenger who went missing from the Carnival Ecstasy cruise ship was suspended after 43 hours, ...

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ABF Finds Cocaine aboard Cruise Ship, Arrests Three People

Authorities seized some 95 kilograms of cocaine from a cruise ship in Sydney, Australia during a search aboard the ...

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Meyer Turku Kicks Off Construction of New Mein Schiff

Finnish shipbuilder Meyer Turku has launched the production of a new generation of Mein Schiff ships, being built ...

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Fincantieri Cuts Steel for Holland America's New Cruise Ship

Italian shipbuilder Fincantieri held a steel cutting ceremony of the bow section of Nieuw Statendam, the new cruise ...

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Fincantieri Delivers Seven Seas Explorer Cruise Ship

Miami-headquartered cruise line Regent Seven Seas Cruises, a brand of Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings, has taken ...

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NCL Pushes Maturity for Two of Its Loans

Miami-based cruise ship company Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd. has amended its existing senior secured credit ...

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