Marine Finance 101: Buying A Cruise Ship

Photo by Crusair Eurodam News, a blog following the construction of the brand new Holland America Lines' cruise ship M/V Eurodam, recently featured a very interesting post by the company's director of budgets and planning Tim Murphy. The subject: How To Buy A Cruise Ship. Murphy writes: … [Read more...]

Holland America Unveils Its Newest Cruise Ship: Eurodam

This weeks big story in the world of cruise ship is Holland America's unveiling of it's newest and largest ship, Eurodam. The Eurodam will be the 80th ship in HAL fleet and the first to use dynamic positioning abilities to hold the ship in a precise position. This technology was unthinkable 134 years ago when Holland America launched its first ship the Rotterdam. MS Eurodam … [Read more...]

Lastest Ship Technology Beneath The Waterline – Photos

Pieter Rijkaart, Holland America Line's director of newbuilds, just provided this image of Eurodam's recently installed Azipods. Eurodam News, the official Holland America blog documenting the building of the cruise ship M/V Eurodam, gives us a sneak peak at the latest in propeller and bulbous bow design. … [Read more...]