Thursday, May 2, 2019
Oasis of the seas

Royal Caribbean Reveals Cost of Oasis of the Seas Drydock Accident

Royal Caribbean Cruises revealed this week that last month’s mishap involving the Oasis of the Seas at the Grand Bahama Shipyard will likely cost shareholders $0.25 per share in adjusted...

May 2, 2019
Total Views: 37

Monday, April 1, 2019
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Oasis of the Seas Involved in Dry Dock Accident at Grand Bahama Shipyard

A large crane collapsed onto the deck of one of the world’s largest cruise ships as it was undergoing repairs in a floating dry dock at the Grand Bahama Shipyard...

April 1, 2019
Total Views: 729

Wednesday, December 12, 2018
Oasis of the seas
Maritime News

Oasis of the Seas Headed to the Big Apple

One of the world’s biggest cruise ships is headed to the Big Apple. Royal Caribbean announced Wednesday that its 225,282 GRT Oasis of the Seas will be calling Bayonne, New...

December 12, 2018
Total Views: 3

Monday, November 7, 2016
Maritime News

Ship Photos of the Day – World’s Three Biggest Cruise Ships Meet at Sea

The world’s three biggest cruise ships, Royal Caribbean International’s Oasis-class ships Oasis of the Seas, Allure of the Seas and the new Harmony of the Seas, met at see for the...

November 7, 2016
Total Views: 41

Friday, November 6, 2015

Passenger Falls Overboard from Oasis of the Seas in Bahamas

  The U.S. Coast Guard is searching for a man who fell overboard from Royal Caribbean’s Oasis of the Seas Friday morning approximately 80 nautical miles northeast of Mayaguana, Bahamas....

November 6, 2015
Total Views: 92

Wednesday, August 26, 2015

VIDEO: The Azipods Used to Propel the World’s Largest Cruise Ships

Here’s a look at the ABB Azipod’s used to propel the newest and largest ships in Royal Caribbean’s fleet and many other vessels – both cruise ships and others –...

August 26, 2015
Total Views: 293

Thursday, June 18, 2015
Maritime News

Ship Photos of the Day – ‘Oasis 3’ Under Construction at STX France

  Today’s ship photos show the Royal Caribbean cruise ship Harmony of the Seas, aka Oasis 3, under construction at the STX Les Chantiers de l’Atlantique shipyard site in Saint-Nazaire, France....

June 18, 2015
Total Views: 4

Saturday, May 23, 2015
Harmony Of The Seas

‘Under Construction’ – Harmony Of The Seas, Ship Photo Of The Day

[contextly_sidebar id=”deSAVPqw3xZfxFAxln58dCifSVkUeqkn”]The above photo is of the latest Oasis-class Mega Cruise Ship Harmony of the Seas’. She is currently under construction at STX France. The steel cutting for the ship began on...

May 23, 2015
Total Views: 3

Tuesday, March 24, 2015
Maritime News

WATCH: Anthem of the Seas Arrives In Hamburg

The Anthem of the Seas arrived in Hamburg, Germany on Monday for a short dry dock period at the Blohm + Vos shipyard before delivery to Royal Caribbean International next...

March 24, 2015
Total Views: 9

Sunday, October 12, 2014

Videos: Oasis of the Seas Dry Docking

On 30 September 2014, the world’s largest cruise ship, “Oasis of the Seas”, arrived at the Keppel Verolme shipyard in Rotterdam for routine maintenance and upgrades. The scope of the...

October 12, 2014
Total Views: 68

Monday, September 23, 2013

Royal Caribbean Cuts Steel on Third Oasis-Class Ship

Royal Caribbean International has cut the ceremonial first piece of steel for its third Oasis-class ship at the STX France shipyard in Saint-Nazaire, marking the official kickoff of construction for what will be the world's largest cruise ship.

September 23, 2013
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Tuesday, January 8, 2013

Finnish Government Asks EU to Probe Oasis Cruise Ship Deal

The Finnish Government has asked the European Commission to look into French state subsidies given to STX France that may have helped the yard win a billion dollar cruise ship...

January 8, 2013
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Friday, December 28, 2012

Oasis Order Provides a Welcomed Jolt to French Shipbuilding Industry

By Mimosa Spencer and Nadya Masidlover PARIS–A contract worth more than 1 billion euros (1.33 billion dollars) to build a 5,400-passenger cruise ship for Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. (RCL) won...

December 28, 2012
Total Views: 1

Thursday, December 27, 2012
Oasis of the Seas

Royal Caribbean Orders Third Oasis-Class Ship from France

Royal Caribbean has pulled the trigger on a third (and possibly fourth) Oasis-class cruise ship from STX Europe. Royal Caribbean placed the order for the new ship at STX France’s...

December 27, 2012
Total Views: 30

Friday, October 26, 2012

Royal Caribbean Likely to Order Third Oasis-Class Ship

Royal Caribbean (RCL) hopes to order a new Oasis-type ship–at 5,400 berths, they’re the biggest cruise vessels in the world–by year’s end. The company’s first Oasis-class ship had a contract...

October 26, 2012
Total Views: 45

Sunday, February 5, 2012
Oasis of the Seas

World’s Largest Cruise Ship Sucks the Water off Fort Lauderdale Beach [VIDEO/IMAGES]

As Royal Caribbean’s Oasis of the Seas departed Port Everglades, Florida last week, the hydrodynamic response of the ship as it interacted with the surrounding tidal areas left beach-goers puzzled, and for...

February 5, 2012
Total Views: 64

Tuesday, November 2, 2010
Ship Design

Photos and Video – ‘Allure of the Seas’ Clearing Storebelt Bridge

In the video above shot on October 30, Royal Caribbean’s Allure of the Seas passes under Denmark’ Storebaelt Bridge on her maiden voyage from the STX Finland shipyard in Turku,...

November 2, 2010
Total Views: 28

Tuesday, October 26, 2010

Building Royal Caribbean’s ‘Allure of the Seas’ – Video

Last year, Royal Carribean chronicled the construction and launch of the Oasis of the Seas, releasing a number of webisodes on various sudjects such as her crew’s simulator training and...

October 26, 2010
Total Views: 17

Friday, July 2, 2010

Oasis Of The Seas – Royal Caribbean

Oasis of the Seas set a new record of carrying over 6,000 passengers. She is owned and operated by Royal Caribbean International. “The ship was completed and turned over to...

July 2, 2010
Total Views: 15

Saturday, January 16, 2010

Schat Harding Lifeboats – World’s Largest Boats

. Schat-Harding Lifeboats has recently announced delivery of the world’s largest lifeboats to the world’s largest cruise ship, Royal Caribbean International’s Oasis of the Seas. The Oasis of the Seas...

January 16, 2010
Total Views: 1074