Month: April 2015

Carnival Corporation opens Arison Maritime Center for world-class safety training

MIAMI – Carnival Corporation & plc announced the official opening of the Arison Maritime Center, its world-class facility dedicated to providing rigorous safety training for its bridge and engineering officers responsible for the navigation and operation of the world’s largest fleet of cruise ships. The new 75-million-euro facility in Almere, Netherlands, just outside Amsterdam, was…

Powered by LNG and fuel cells, Royal Caribbean International’s new ships will ride the wave of the future

MIAMI – The newest class of ships from Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. will be powered by liquefied natural gas (LNG) and introduce the use of fuel cell technology, ushering in a new era of shipbuilding that will dramatically reduce greenhouse gas emissions. The ships will join the fleet of Royal Caribbean International, an industry leader…