Cruise

  • Port prepares for passengers with temperature screening technology

    Port prepares for passengers with temperature screening technology

    22nd May 2020

    Portsmouth International Port is believed to be the first UK port to install a thermal temperature scanner, which will be available for ferry and cruise operators to screen their passengers. The temperature screening technology involves using a camera detection system…

  • DFDS’ first quarter results: navigating through a pandemic

    DFDS’ first quarter results: navigating through a pandemic

    12th May 2020

    DFDS released their results recently for the first quarter. Overall revenue declined one per cent in first quarter of 2020 to DKK 3.8bn (£445m). There was a 16 per cent decrease in passenger revenues during the period due to restrictions…

  • CMV announces further suspension of cruise operations

    CMV announces further suspension of cruise operations

    11th May 2020

    On 7 May 2020 CMV announced further suspension of cruise operations until 30 June 2020. Due to the continued global pandemic outbreak of the Covid-19 coronavirus, Government advisories still in force and the lockdown of many countries and ports around…

  • Portland Port update on current trading

    Portland Port update on current trading

    5th May 2020

    Whilst the coronavirus pandemic is having a major impact upon countless businesses in the UK, including those in the maritime industry, Portland Port remains open for business and continues to play its role. The appropriate restrictions and safety measures have…

  • Get your copy of Ships Monthly

    Get your copy of Ships Monthly

    17th April 2020

    Ships Monthly May 2020 Buy your copy at the Kelsey Shop. The latest issue of Ships Monthly is out now, with plenty of outstanding features, as well as a rund down on the impact of Covid-19 on the ferry and…

  • Columbus repatriation voyage arrives in London Tilbury

    Columbus repatriation voyage arrives in London Tilbury

    14th April 2020

    Cruise & Maritime Voyages’ ship Columbia arrived in London Tilbury on 14 April 2020 at the end of her month -long repatriation voyage to the UK, which sailed from Phuket, Thailand on 18 March. CMV has recorded no Covid-19 coronavirus…

  • Ships Monthly May 2020 out now

    Ships Monthly May 2020 out now

    9th April 2020

    Ships Monthly May 2020 The latest issue of Ships Monthly is out now, with plenty of outstanding features, as well as a rund down on the impact of Covid-19 on the ferry and cruise industry. NEWS – How the shipping…

  • Fred. Olsen gather ships in the Forth

    Fred. Olsen gather ships in the Forth

    28th March 2020

    Three of Fred Olsen’s cruise fleet arrived in the Forth during the week commencing 16 March 2020. The first to arrive on 18 March was Balmoral, which was built in 1988 as Crown Odyssey and lengthened by 30 m in…

  • Wärtsilä to supply scrubber solutions to Norwegian Cruise Line

    Wärtsilä to supply scrubber solutions to Norwegian Cruise Line

    27th February 2020

    The technology group Wärtsilä will supply Hybrid Scrubber system packages, specially customised to meet the specific needs of two cruise vessels. The ships are owned and operated by Norwegian Cruise Line (NCL). The 325m Norwegian Breakaway and Norwegian Getaway will…