Wednesday, March 31, 2021
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Cruise Ships

Meyer Werft Wins Cruise Industry’s First Newbuild Order Since COVID-19

German cruise ship builder Meyer Werft has signed a contract for the construction of a new cruise ship marking the first newbuilding order in the sector since the start COVID-19...

March 31, 2021
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Thursday, April 11, 2019
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Maritime News

Meyer Werft Delivers Spectrum of the Seas to Royal Caribbean

German shipbuilder Meyer Werft has handed over the new Spectrum of the Seas to Royal Caribbean International during a ceremony Thursday in Bremerhaven, Germany. The vessel is the first ship...

April 11, 2019
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Wednesday, December 12, 2018
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Maritime News

World’s First Fully LNG-Powered Cruise Ship Delivered in Germany

Carnival Corporation has taken delivery of the world’s first cruise ship to be fully powered by cleaner-burning liquified natural gas both at sea and in port. The ship, AIDAnova, joins...

December 12, 2018
Total Views: 111

Monday, February 12, 2018
Cruise Ships

TUI Cruises Orders New Ship at Meyer Turku

TUI Cruises, part of Europe’s largest tourism group TUI Group, announced plans on Monday to order a newbuild cruise ship to be built at the Finnish Meyer Turku shipyard. The...

February 12, 2018
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Wednesday, September 6, 2017
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Carnival Begins Construction on First Fully LNG-Powered Cruise Ship

German shipbuilder Meyer Werft has laid the keel for the first of Carnival Corporation’s seven new next-generation cruise ships that will be fully-powered by liquefied natural gas (LNG). The steel...

September 6, 2017
Total Views: 7

Monday, June 20, 2016
Maritime News

Meyer Turku Delivers Mein Schiff 5 Ahead of Schedule

Finnish shipyard Meyer Turku on Monday delivered the cruise ship Mein Schiff 5 to TUI Cruises a full ten days ahead of schedule.  Construction of the vessel began in November 2014...

June 20, 2016
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Friday, February 19, 2016

WATCH: Ovation of the Seas Float Out

Royal Caribbean’s next 168,666-ton Quantum-class cruise ship Ovation of the Seas was floated out of Meyer Werft’s covered building dock II on Thursday. The cruise ship has been under construction...

February 19, 2016
Total Views: 36

Tuesday, January 19, 2016
Maritime News

Meyer Turku Floats ‘Mein Schiff 5’ Cruise Ship

Meyer Turku Shipyard has celebrated the float out of the first ship being contracted and built totally under the ownership of the Meyer family of Germany. Mein Schiff 5 was...

January 19, 2016
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Wednesday, December 30, 2015
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Maritime News

Carnival Commits to Four New Ships at Fincantieri

World’s largest cruise ship company Carnival Corporation (NYSE/LSE: CCL; NYSE: CUK) has announced a memo of agreement signed with Italian shipbuilder Fincantieri for the construction of four new cruise ships...

December 30, 2015
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Tuesday, November 3, 2015
Maritime News

Royal Caribbean Orders Fifth Quantum-Class Cruise Ship

  Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. (NYSE, OSE: RCL) today announced that it has entered into an agreement with Meyer Werft in Germany to order a fifth Quantum-class ship. Delivery of...

November 3, 2015
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Thursday, October 22, 2015
Maritime News

Norwegian Cruise Line Takes Delivery of New Flagship

  Norwegian Cruise Line on Thursday took delivery of its largest ship to date, the 164,600 gross ton Norwegian Escape. The delivery from German-shipbuilder Meyer Werft took place during a...

October 22, 2015
Total Views: 19

Wednesday, October 14, 2015
Maritime News

WATCH: Norwegian Escape Maiden Call at Hamburg

The Norwegian Escape makes it maiden call at Hamburg on Tuesday, October 13, 2015, arriving at the Blohm + Voss shipyard for final construction and inspection before the ship’s delivery...

October 14, 2015
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Sunday, September 20, 2015

WATCH: Norwegian Escape River Ems Conveyance in HD

The 164,600 gross ton Norwegian Escape on Saturday completed its River Ems conveyance from the Meyer Werft shipyard in Papenburg, Germany to the North Sea. The conveyance is a unique...

September 20, 2015
Total Views: 15

Sunday, August 16, 2015

WATCH: Norwegian Escape Float-Out at Meyer Werft

The Norwegian Escape was floated out of the covered building dock at the Meyer Werft shipyard in Papenburg, Germany on Saturday. The 164,600 gross ton cruise ship, part of the...

August 16, 2015
Total Views: 285

Wednesday, August 12, 2015

Ship Photo of the Day – Norwegian Escape Ready for Launch

German shipbuilder Meyer Werft is getting ready to for the launch of the 164,600 gross ton cruise ship Norwegian Escape from the covered building dock II area at the company’s shipyard...

August 12, 2015
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Wednesday, August 5, 2015

Meyer Turku Starts Construction On LNG-Powered Fast Ferry for Tallink

  The start of production has kicked off on a new generation LNG-powered fast ferry for the Estonian ferry company Tallink at the Meyer Turku Shipyard in Turku, Finland. The...

August 5, 2015
Total Views: 97

Monday, June 15, 2015

6,600 Passengers – Carnival Orders Record Setting LNG-Powered Cruise Ships

  Carnival Corporation, the world’s largest cruise ship owner, has finalized contracts for four next-generation ships that will set the record for highest guest capacity and be the first-ever ocean-going...

June 15, 2015
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Friday, May 8, 2015

Royal Caribbean Orders Fourth Quantum-class Cruise Ship

Royal Caribbean Cruises (NYSE, OSE: RCL) has announced that it has entered into an agreement with Meyer Werft in Germany to order a fourth Quantum-class ship for delivery in 2019....

May 8, 2015
Total Views: 13

Monday, April 20, 2015

Video: Anthem of the Seas Sails Into Southampton

Royal Caribbean’s newest cruise ship, Anthem of the Sea, sailed into her new homeport of Southampton, UK last week for its inauguration on Monday. The ship, the second in the...

April 20, 2015
Total Views: 5

Wednesday, April 15, 2015

Royal Caribbean’s ‘Ovation of the Seas’ Heading to Australia

Royal Caribbean on Wednesday announced that its newbuild Ovation of the Seas cruise ship will head to Sydney, Australia for the winter 2016-17 season, a testament to the region’s fast-growing cruise ship...

April 15, 2015
Total Views: 28