Thursday, November 12, 2015

Cruise Ship Passenger Awarded $21.5 Million For This:

Holland America Line has been ordered to pay a staggering $21.5 million in damages to a cruise ship passenger who apparently suffered a minor brain injury after being hit by...

November 12, 2015
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Friday, June 26, 2015
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Eight Cruise Ship Passengers Killed in Shore Excursion Plane Crash

All nine people aboard an excursion plane from a Holland America Line cruise ship that crashed in Alaska on Thursday died in the accident, police and the aircraft company said.

June 26, 2015
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Tuesday, June 16, 2015

Holland America Cruise Ship Assists Sightseeing Vessel in Distress

  A Holland America Line cruise ship diverted its Alaska itinerary to assist in the rescue of over 40 people from a disabled sightseeing boat. [contextly_sidebar id=”e9YS44uhE0CFv2sy3AY5jCoesvKQiHw6″]Holland America Line reports...

June 16, 2015
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Saturday, July 12, 2014
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We Had a Very Clear Intent – We Had Eight Days

This post is brought to you by Imtech Marine USA.

July 12, 2014
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Sunday, August 14, 2011

Is This Cruise Ship Tourist Guilty Of Felony Stupidity? gCaptain Says Yes

In November of last year Rick Ehlert, a passenger on Holland America’s Ryndam, did something incredibly stupid. Drunk and in a mischievous mood Mr. Ehlert broke into the ship’s control room,...

August 14, 2011
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Thursday, August 19, 2010

MS Amsterdam to go around the world in 112 days

Forget around the world in 180 days, this is the future. Today, Holland America announced that, departing in January, the MS Amsterdam will set sail on a 112-day circumnavigation of...

August 19, 2010
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Sunday, July 11, 2010

Holland America – Nieuw Amsterdam

Nieuw Amsterdam – 1905: “Built by Harland & Wolff at Belfast, Holland America’s first Nieuw Amsterdam was launched in 1905 and made her maiden voyage from Rotterdam to New York...

July 11, 2010
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Sunday, November 1, 2009

Naval Architecture – Designing A Quiet Ship.

No this isn’t going to be a post about china’s new submarines…. instead we look at designing ships to be quiet for more relaxing purposes. Eurodam News, Holland America’s newbuild...

November 1, 2009
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Friday, December 5, 2008

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...

December 5, 2008
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Wednesday, October 24, 2007

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...

October 24, 2007
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Monday, October 22, 2007

World Largest Cruise Ships – Coming Soon

The Cincinnati Enquirer as us: “As new cruise ships continue to get larger, it begs the question: Is bigger better?” I admittedly don’t know much about cruise ship operations but...

October 22, 2007
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