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  • 12 June 2018
    Business & Finance

    Brodosplit has entered into an agreement to construct a new polar expedition ship for Quark Expeditions.

  • 19 July 2018
    Business & Finance

    Lindblad Expeditions has revealed its plans to place an order for a new polar expedition cruise ship.

  • 12 September 2017
    Business & Finance

    Norway-based shipbuilder Vard Holdings Limited (VARD) has secured a contract for the design and construction of an expedition cruise vessel for Australia’s cruise operator Coral Expeditions. Developed by Vard Design in close cooperation with the owner, the vessel is specially designed for small ship expedition cruises to remote and exotic destinations in the regions of […]

  • 25 May 2020

    Croatian shipbuilder Brodosplit has launched the technologically-advanced polar vessel, Ultramarine, being built for Quark Expeditions. “That very moment when ‘ship first meets water’ is a major milestone for any vessel. The sound of Ultramarine’s hull entering the water from slipway No. 2 into Supaval Bay signified we’re one step closer to exploring the polar regions on this […]

  • 16 May 2017
    Business & Finance

    Australian cruise company Aurora Expeditions has revealed the design of its first purpose-built expedition vessel for the polar regions. Designed in cooperation with the US-based shipbuilders SunStone Ships, the ice class 1A ship will be built to the latest polar code specifications, according to the company. The new vessel, which will feature a length of 104.4 meters and […]

  • 2 December 2009

    Orion Expedition Cruises, Australia’s only international-standard, five-star expedition cruise line, increases the size of its fleet with the addition of the Orion II, a second specialist expedition ship which will join the line’s existing 106-passenger Orion. The ship, configured to the brand’s exacting requirements, is scheduled to commence expedition voyages under the Orion Expedition Cruises […]

  • 2 May 2016
    Business & Finance

    Dutch shipbuilder Damen Shipyards Group has teamed up with the UK-based expedition consultancy Expedition Voyage Consultants (EVC) to develop a specialist small cruise ship with a capacity to carry around 100 passengers whose design will be unveiled in the fall this year.  The move comes as a response to the fast growing expedition sector, which has […]

  • 29 January 2019
    Business & Finance

    Brodosplit cuts the first steel for Quark Expeditions’ new polar expedition cruise ship.

  • 22 June 2015
    Business & Finance

    Australian small ship and expedition cruise line Coral Princess Cruises has changed its name to Coral Expeditions, with three of its ships set for rechristening and refurbishing over the next year. The Coral Princess will be rechristened as Coral Expeditions I, Coral Princess II as Coral Expeditions II and the company’s flagship the Oceanic Discoverer will be renamed […]

  • 23 April 2020
    Business developments & projects, Equipment, Infrastructure, Vessels

    Wärtsilä has received an order to develop a design for up to six new luxury expedition cruise vessels to be owned and operated by Amundsen Expeditions.

  • 22 August 2018
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    OceanGate Expeditions has selected Island Offshore as its preferred partner for deep sea exploration. As part of the agreement, a vessel from Island Offshore’s fleet of subsea construction and accommodation vessels will be used as the primary topside support vessel for the 2019 Titanic Survey Expedition. “Every offshore expedition has its own set of logistical […]

  • 9 April 2014
    Business & Finance

    The Kara-Winter-2014 Expedition organized by the Arctic Research and Design Center with expert support from the Arctic and Antarctic Research Institute Federal State Budget Institution left the Port of Murmansk on board the Yamal Ice-Breaker. This is going to be the largest ice expedition by the sea area coverage and duration (55 days) since the […]

  • 7 June 2019
    Business & Finance

    Vard has secured an order for the construction of another passenger ship for Australia’s Coral Expeditions.

  • 9 October 2019
    Business & Finance

    Ulstein Group recently celebrated the keel laying of Lindblad’s 2nd polar newbuild.

  • 9 April 2014
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    The Arctic Research and Design Center (a joint venture of Rosneft and ExxonMobil) have organized The Kara-Winter-2014 Expedition, with expert support from the Arctic and Antarctic Research Institute Federal State Budget Institution. This is going to be the largest ice expedition by the sea area coverage and duration (55 days) since the USSR collapse and it will […]

  • 28 February 2019
    Business & Finance

    Ulstein to build a new polar vessel for Lindblad Expeditions.

  • 7 November 2017
    Business & Finance

    US-based expedition cruise company Lindblad Expeditions Holdings has signed an agreement with Norwegian shipbuilder and ship designer Ulstein for the construction of a new polar expedition ship. The vessel will be the first polar newbuild in the Lindblad Expeditions-National Geographic fleet.​ The ship will be built in Ulsteinvik, Norway and is scheduled for delivery in […]

  • 24 September 2015
    Business & Finance

    Monaco-based cruise liner Silversea Cruises has revealed plans to move its cruise ship Silver Cloud to its luxury expedition fleet in November 2017. Destined mostly for polar waters, the 296-guest ship will be converted into an ice-class ship during an extensive refurbishment scheduled to start in August 2017, the company said. As an expedition ship, […]

  • 17 May 2018
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    OceanGate, a provider of manned submersible services, has rescheduled its 2018 Titanic Survey Expedition to the summer of 2019. To conduct the first manned expedition to Titanic since 2005, OceanGate built Titan, its newest 5-person submersible that is designed to dive to depths of 4000 meters (2.5 miles). The final phase of preparation for the […]

  • 9 December 2011
    Business & Finance

    Fairmount Marine’s powerful tug Fairmount Expedition has safely delivered a 18,000 ton topside for process, utilities and living quarters for the Castor project offshore Spain. The topside was loaded onto Heerema’s H-541 barge and towed from Corpus Christi towards Spain. The Castor project is a 1,3 billion cubic meters submarine gas storage project at a […]

  • 3 October 2014
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Prime Minister Stephen Harper has announced that the Franklin Expedition ship discovered in early September by the 2014 Victoria Strait Expedition is Her Majesty’s Ship (HMS) Erebus. Sir John Franklin, who was in command of the Franklin Expedition, sailed on HMS Erebus. The confirmation was made by Parks Canada underwater archeologists, following a meticulous review […]

  • 12 December 2019
    Business & Finance

    Lindblad Expeditions Holdings’ new polar expedition ship was floated out in Ulsteinvik.