Wednesday, November 6, 2013
Interesting

Meyer Werft Floats Out Norwegian Getaway [VIDEO]

On November 2, 2013, the 146,600-gt cruise ship Norwegian Getaway was floated out from Meyer Werft's covered building dock II, where the ship has been under construction for Norwegian Cruise Line since November 2012.

November 6, 2013
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Friday, January 18, 2013

Norwegian Cruise Lines Raises $447 Million in IPO

By Lee Spears Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd., whose owners include Apollo Global Management LLC, raised $447 million in an initial public offering, pricing the shares above the marketed range....

January 18, 2013
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Thursday, March 8, 2012
Engineering News

MAN Diesel and Turbo Awarded $30 Million Order from Norwegian Cruise Lines

FRANKFURT (Dow Jones)–MAN Diesel & Turbo, a subsidiary of German truck maker and engineering firm MAN (MAN.XE), said Thursday it has received a four-year maintenance order worth $30 million from...

March 8, 2012
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Friday, October 7, 2011

Cosmic Brownies – Psychedelic Artists Commissioned To Paint New York’s Next Mega-Cruise Ship

Of modern art American essayist Clement Greenberg said, “All profoundly original art looks ugly at first.” But does it belong on a ship? In a possible attempt to make a...

October 7, 2011
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Wednesday, February 9, 2011
Engineering News

ABB to provide energy-efficient propulsion, electrical systems for two next-gernaation cruise ships

Zurich, Switzerland – ABB has been awarded an order to provide power and propulsion systems for two next-generation cruise ships to be built by Meyer Werft at its shipyard in...

February 9, 2011
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Wednesday, March 19, 2008
Uncategorized

SS Independence – EPA Issues Formal Complaint To NCL and Oceanic

Photo By Tunnelbug In a new twist on the story of the S/S Independence, the EPA has issued a federal complaint for the illegal export of PCB’s. You may remember...

March 19, 2008
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Monday, February 18, 2008
Uncategorized

NCL Pulls Pride Of Aloha From Hawaii Service – US Mariner Wages Blamed For Decision

Photo by 123 look at me First we witnessed trouble for the Hawaii Superferry (which is back in service) now Hawaii’s largest source of jobs for U.S. mariners, Norwegian Cruise...

February 18, 2008
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