US Petrochemical Supply Chain & Logistics Market Overview

Petrochemical Update released their 2018 – State of the U.S. Petrochemical Supply Chain Whitepaper.

Moody's Upgrades Royal Caribbean Rating

Moody’s upgraded Royal Caribbean Cruises' senior unsecured rating to Baa2 from Baa3. Rating outlook is stable.

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Irish Continental Group Gets Loan for New Ferry

Irish Continental Group has secured a loan to finance the construction of the 2nd new vessel for Irish Ferries.

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Carnival Corp, Bellona Join Forces in Sustainability Deal

Carnival cruise ship

Carnival Corp and Bellona agreed to jointly continue improving environmental and sustainability impact.

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MSC Cruises Orders One More Meraviglia Ship

MSC Cruises has unveiled an order for the construction of a fifth Meraviglia class cruise ship.

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Royal Caribbean to Buy Majority Stake in Silversea Cruises

Royal Caribbean Cruises (RCL) will acquire a a 66.7% equity stake in Silversea Cruises for a price of USD 1 billion.

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First Steel Cut for MSC Cruises' Meraviglia-Plus II

French shipbuilder STX France has held a steel-cutting ceremony for MSC Cruises' newest Meraviglia-Plus II cruise ship.

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DFDS Orders RoRo in China

Danish shipping and logistics company DFDS has ordered one additional RoRo from the Chinese Jinling Shipyard.

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Delivery of W.B. Yeats Further Delayed

The delivery of Irish Ferries' new ship has been further delayed, forcing the company to cancel around 6,000 bookings.

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Stena Line Redeploying Ship Trio to Boost Route Network

Stena Line plans to re-deploy three ships on three different routes after summer.

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Brittany Ferries Unveils Names of New Ships

Galicia and Salamanca will be the names of Brittany Ferries' new ships arriving in 2021 and 2022, respectively.

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1st LNG Bunkering of Baleària Ferry at Valencia Port

The first LNG bunkering was completed for Baleària's ferry at Valencia Port on June 9. 

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Brodosplit Secures Quark Expeditions' Polar Ship Deal

LMG 200-PCS design of polar cruise ship

Brodosplit has entered into an agreement to construct a new polar expedition ship for Quark Expeditions.

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Stena Line Confirms Plans for Three Irish Sea Newbuilds

Stena Line's new RoPaxes will serve Holyhead – Dublin and Liverpool-Belfast routes.

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ABS Classes BC Ferries' Newly Converted LNG-Fueled Ship

ABS has classed Spirit of British Columbia, one of BC Ferries' two largest ferries that will use LNG as fuel.

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Readers' Picks of the Week

Here are the most read articles from the previous week.

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Fincantieri Delivers Fifth Viking Cruise Ship

Viking Orion

Fincantieri delivered Viking Orion, the fifth cruise ship built for Viking Cruises, at its Ancona shipyard on June 7.

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Spotted: AIDAnova Gets Its Smile

The youngest member of the AIDA fleet is now being given its smile at the Meyer shipyard in Papenburg.

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Brisbane’s New Cruise Terminal to Open in 2020

A new international cruise terminal will be operating in Brisbane within two years.

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DFDS Finalizes Takeover of U.N. Ro-Ro Early

U.N. Ro-Ro vessel

DFDS closed the acquisition of U.N. Ro-Ro, Turkey's largest operator of freight ferry routes, on June 7.

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SunStone Inks Deal for Third Infinity-Class Expedition Ship

SunStone Ships inks an agreement for the construction of a third Infinity-class expedition ship.

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P&O Ferries Adds Tonnage to Zeebrugge-Teesport Route

P&O Ferries is to raise its capacity on Zeebrugge-Teesport this week by deploying Estraden on the route.

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New Mein Schiff 2 Floated Out in Finland

A month after the delivery of New Mein Schiff 1, the next ship in line has been floated out at Meyer Turku.

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Norwegian Bliss Christened in Seattle

Norwegian Cruise Line has christened Norwegian Bliss, the third ship in the line's Breakaway Plus class.

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Study Supports Case for Methanol as Sustainable Marine Fuel

Methanol-powered ferry

Methanol is gaining ever greater support as an environmentally-friendly marine fuel.

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Two Wrongful Death Lawsuits Filed against NCL

Cruise ship Norwegian Breakaway

Two wrongful death lawsuits filed against Norwegian Cruise Line in relation to the 2016 lifeboat collapse.

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AIDA Cruises to Add One More Ship

German cruise line AIDA Cruises has revealed plans to expand its fleet with one more ship in 2019. 

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Costa Cruises to Grow Fleet Capacity by 43 Pct

Costa Cruises

Costa Cruises to add four new ships in the next three years.

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