Fall 2016: Shipbuilding: Diversification

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Fincantieri is building more cruise ships and a broader range of ships than any other shipbuilder. “We are building small, intermediate and large ships,” said Loris Di Giorgio, head of cruise ship marketing and sales, in an exclusive interview with Cruise Industry News.

Fall 2016: LNG: Fuel of Choice

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MAN 8L5160DFLNG is the next fuel of choice due to its availability and cruise lines’ need to meet environmental regulations, according to Paul Davis, technical manager, risk assessment marine at Lloyd’s Register (LR).

Fall 2016: F&B: Explorer Stays True to Regent

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Prime7Ramping up Regent Seven Seas Cruises' all-inclusive food and beverage offerings for its largest ship might seem like a gargantuan undertaking. But the line's culinary mastermind said not only will there be no dip in service and product offered, but the new restaurant designs should elevate the level Regent cruisers have come to expect.

Summer 2016: Editorial #105

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Europe: Flat Year-Over-Year: This year, the total number of passengers expected on European sailings is expected to stay flat from last year at an estimated 6.4 million, according to the 2016-2017 Cruise Industry News Annual Report. The Mediterranean is seeing a decline, while in Northern Europe traffic is up.