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  • 2 August 2016
    Business & Finance

    In today’s spotted we bring you Oceania Cruises’ luxury ship Insignia visiting Prince Christian Sound fjord in Southern Greenland.  The 1998-built Insignia is one of the company’s six cruise ships. Together with its R-Class sister ships, the 2,700 dwt Insignia underwent a major refurbishment in 2014. With its gross tonnage of 30,277 tons, this cruise ship features […]

  • 26 December 2014
    Business & Finance

    Miami-based cruise ship operator Norwegian Cruise Line has quantified the financial impact of the engine room fire on board Oceania Cruises’ Insignia which killed one crewmember and two contractors on December 11. The incident occurred while Insignia was docked in St. Lucia during a ten-day voyage that departed San Juan, Puerto Rico on December 7, resulting in the cancellation […]

  • 14 December 2014
    Business & Finance

    The U.S. Coast Guard assembled a joint investigative team with the National Transportation Safety Board and is sending four marine safety professionals from Coast Guard Sector San Juan, Puerto Rico and the Cruise Ship and Investigation National Centers of Expertise, to investigate Thursday’s fire on the cruise ship Insignia in St. Lucia that claimed three […]

  • 22 November 2013

    Oceania Cruises yesterday announced details of the largest refurbishment program in the company’s history. The award-winning trio of R-Class ships, Regatta, Insignia, and Nautica will undergo a combined $50 million transformation during next year’s second quarter. Renewed, Refreshed and Rejuvenated Retaining the warmth, intimacy and charm Oceania Cruises’ guests have come to cherish, all public […]

  • 11 January 2006

    Vardeman was recently presented with the Insignia of the Commander of the Order of the Lion of Finland for his meritorious services for that country’s maritime industry.

  • 26 November 2014
    Business & Finance

    Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd. has entered into a definitive agreement with Princess Cruises, Ltd. to purchase Ocean Princess for its newly acquired Oceania Cruises brand. The 684-passenger ship joins Oceania Cruises’ trio of sister ships Insignia, Regatta and Nautica. The new addition will be named Sirena. Norwegian said that upon delivery in March 2016, […]

  • 12 December 2014
    Business & Finance

    Three people died, one crewmember and two contractors, in an engine room fire that broke out Thursday, December 11 on board the luxury cruise ship Insignia. The ship, owned by Oceania Cruises, was docked in Port Castries, St. Lucia when the fire broke out. As reported by the Cruise Critic quoting Oceania officials, three members […]

  • 28 April 2016
    Business & Finance

    Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings’ (NCLH) brand Oceania Cruises added yesterday to its fleet the newest cruise ship Sirena, holding a christening ceremony at the Port of Barcelona. The company purchased the ship formerly-named Ocean Princess from Princess Cruises in 2014. Upon its delivery in March 2016, the ship underwent a 35-day, USD 40 million refurbishment in […]

  • 7 October 2015
    Business & Finance

    Port operator Abu Dhabi Ports has started welcoming cruise liners in the new cruise season at the region’s cruise hub Zayed Port. Abu Dhabi’s current cruise season is set to witness significant increase in the number of passengers and cruise liners visiting the Emirate, and see the scheduled opening of a state-of-the-art cruise terminal at Zayed […]

  • 7 October 2015
    Business & Finance

    Port operator Abu Dhabi Ports has started welcoming cruise liners in the new cruise season at the region’s cruise hub Zayed Port. Abu Dhabi’s current cruise season is set to witness significant increase in the number of passengers and cruise liners visiting the Emirate, and see the scheduled opening of a state-of-the-art cruise terminal at Zayed […]

  • 27 September 2016
    Business & Finance

    Miami-based cruise company Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings (NCLH) will soon launch the first purpose-built ship for China, with ships from all three NCLH brands calling Chinese ports in 2017, according to the company’s President and CEO, Frank J. Del Rio. Del Rio appeared this week along with Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings International executives at the CruiseWorld […]

  • 11 December 2015
    Business & Finance

    All eight commercial ports across South Africa’s coastline are now using Transnet National Ports Authority’s (TNPA) new R79 million web-based Integrated Port Management System (IPMS), following the rollout of the system to the Port of Richards Bay on November 26, 2015. TNPA began registering Richards Bay port users onto the IPMS network from November 23. […]

  • 5 September 2012

    A University of New Hampshire researcher contracted to test sonar systems on a research ship helped discover the wreck of the ship that took Robert Falcon Scott to the Antarctic. Jonathan Beaudoin, research assistant professor in UNH’s Center for Coastal and Ocean Mapping/Joint Hydrographic Center (CCOM/JHC), was onboard Schmidt Ocean Institute’s (SOI) flagship R/V Falkor […]

  • 25 May 2011

    The ship that will fulfil HMS Endurance’s role as an interim Antarctic patrol vessel entered Portsmouth Naval Base for the first time on Monday 23 May 2011. The ice-breaker MV Polarbjorn – to be named HMS Protector – has been leased on a three-year contract from Norwegian company GC Rieber Shipping and has just had […]