Hydrogen Is the Ideal Zero-Emissions Fuel


Traver Kennedy, CEO of Joi Scientific, speaks on the potential of hydrogen as marine fuel.

Readers' Picks of the Week

Top five most-read stories you may have missed last week.

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Rostock to Supply First AIDA Ships with Shore Power in 2020

(from left) Rostock's Lord Mayor Roland Methling, AIDA President Felix Eichhorn, Prime Minister Manuela Schwesig and Rostock's port chief Jens Aurel Scharner signed an agreement to promote environmentally friendly cruise tourism in Rostock.

AIDA Cruises, Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania sign deal to build a shore power plant for cruise ships in Rostock.

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Dream Cruises Family Expands with Explorer Dream

Dream Cruises family is expanding with a 1,870 passenger cruise ship Explorer Dream.

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MV Werften Lays Keel for Dream Cruises' Global Class Ship

Keel laying ceremony for Dream Cruises' Global Class Ship

MV Werften started the construction of Dream Cruises’ first 204,000 gross ton Global Class ship today.

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Austal Confirms Ferry Talks with Trinidad and Tobago

94-metre catamaran to be built for Trinidad and Tobago

Austal has confirmed that it is in discussions for a ferry order from Trinidad and Tobago.

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Stena Line Launches AI Study on Board Stena Scandinavica

Stena Line's Head of AI Lars Carlsson and Senior Master Jan Sjöström discussing the new AI-model onboard Stena Scandinavica

Stena Line is running a pilot study with artificial intelligence technology implemented on board vessels.

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Gallery: SMM in Full Swing

Great turnout from visitors at this year's SMM trade fair in Germany indulging in engineering ingenuity.

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MAN Books Record Order-Intake from Cruise Sector


MAN Energy Solutions reported orders for seven new cruise ships with engines plus exhaust-gas-treatment systems.

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Greek Seamen Prolong Strike

Hellenic Seaways

The Panhellenic Seamen’s Federation has extended its strike for another 24-hours.

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Future of The Fjords Wins Ship of the Year 2018 Award at SMM

Future of the Fjords

Future of The Fjords, an all electric passenger vessel, has won the Ship of the Year 2018 award at SMM.

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Uljanik Loses Siem Contracts for Four Car Carriers

Uljanik shipyard in Croatia

Siem Group cancells contracts with Croatian cash-strapped shipbuilder Uljanik for four PCTCs.

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Over 100 People Evacuated from Burning Ferry in Philippines

ferry fire

Over 100 people evacuated from burning ferry in the Philippines.

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Spotted: UN Karadeniz Getting Stretched in Turkey

dfds un karadeniz

Here are some glimpses of UN Karadeniz undergoing a transformation in dry dock at the Gemak Group.

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Steel Cut for Viking Line's New Climate-Smart Cruise Ferry

Steel Cuting-Vking Line

The first steel plates have been cut for Viking Line’s new LNG-powered passenger cruise ship.

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Readers’ Picks of the Week (27-31 August, 2018)

Here are the most popular stories from the last week.

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Video: World’s 1st LNG-Fueled Ship Christened

AIDANova cruise ship

The world's first cruise ship that can be powered by LNG both at sea and in port, AIDAnova, has been christened.

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Azamara Pursuit Christened in Southampton

Launch of Azamara Club Cruises' new ship Azamara Pursuit. Naming ceremony and sailing, Southampton, UK.

Royal Carribean's latest fleet addition, Azamara Pursuit has been christened in Southampton.

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Canaveral Port Authority Board Okays Agreement with Carnival


Carnival’s new 180,000-ton ship will homeport at Port Canaveral’s new Cruise Terminal 3.

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Greek Seamen to Strike on Monday

Hellenic flag

The Panhellenic Seamen's Federation confirmed it would stage a 24-hour strike on Monday.

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AIDAnova's Crew Readies for LNG Operations on WES Amelie


The captains and officers of AIDAnova getting ready for operating an LNG-powered vessel on WES Amelie.

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Fire Breaks Out on Board Greek Ferry, Passengers Evacuated


A ferry carrying more than 1,000 people on board caught fire while it was en route to Chania on August 29.

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Carnival Horizon Allides with Dock in Manhattan

Cruise ship

A cruise ship operated by Carnival allided with Pier 90 at the Manhattan Cruise Terminal, damaging the structure. 

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Holland America Line's Newest Ship Aces Sea Trials

Nieuw Statendam

Nieuw Statendam, Holland America Line's 2nd Pinnacle Class ship, completes sea trials off the Italian coast.

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Interactive Storymap: The World's Busiest Cruise Ports


The storymap highlights 10 of the busiest cruise ports in the world.

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Austal Unveils Molslinjen's New High-Speed Ferry


Australian shipbuilding company Austal has rolled out Molslinjen's next-generation catamaran ferry.

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Fincantieri, CSSC Forge Shipbuilding Ties

Fincantieri, CSSC MoU

Fincantieri and China State Shipbuilding Corporation looking to broaden cooperation scope.

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Pacific Jewel to Leave P&O Cruises' Fleet

P&O Cruises

P&O Cruises Australia will be bidding farewell to one of its older vessels, Pacific Jewel.

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