Cruise – Page 3

  • Ege Port Kusadasi
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    TURKISH PORT WINS CRUISE SUSTAINABILITY FIRST

    2019-12-04T17:12:00Z

    Ege Port Kusadasi has set a new benchmark by becoming the first cruise port to be granted Ecoports certification. Michele Witthaus finds out more.

  • Tenerife Cruise Terminal
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    Cruise synergies for Santa Cruz de Tenerife

    2019-11-14T16:43:00Z

    Santa Cruz de Tenerife is one of the busiest cruise ports in the Canary Islands. With Carnival Corporation as the new terminal operator, its growth is set to continue. Michele Witthaus reports.

  • 'MSC Grandiosa'
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    Eco cruise ship makes UK debut

    2019-11-13T10:02:00Z

    A UK port has welcomed one of the most environmentally advanced cruise ships on its UK launch.

  • Port of Venice
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    Sustainable cruise initiative picks up pace

    2019-11-04T12:23:00Z

    A group of European cruise ports has met to draw up guidelines for a new sustainable approach to maritime tourism.

  • Norway's fjords
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    Support for stringent emissions regulations

    2019-09-27T12:11:00Z

    A European maritime authority has reported improved air quality but has stressed there is support for more stringent emissions regulations.

  • Berth 13
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    Automation helps speedy mooring

    2019-08-13T15:57:00Z

    The mooring of cruise vessels at the Port of Tallinn is set to become easier and faster with the promise of a new rope-free automated mooring system.

  • Port of Venice
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    Call for cruise port sustainability

    2019-08-02T13:05:00Z

    The president of the North Adriatic Sea Port Authority (NAPA) has called for European ports to gather to discuss the economic and environmental impact of the cruise industry and to draw up guidelines for a new sustainable approach to maritime tourism.

  • Carnival Corporation
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    Carnival backs scrubbers for sustainability

    2019-07-19T11:47:00Z

    Carnival Corporation has launched an ‘Advanced Air Quality Systems’ website to highlight the benefit of using scrubbers to meet the IMO’s 0.5% 2020 sulphur limit and support sustainable operations in ports and the global shipping industry.

  • 'Costa Fortuna'
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    Costa Cruises limits sulphur in Italian ports

    2019-07-16T15:22:00Z

    Costa Cruises has signed the ‘Genoa Blue Agreement’ requiring ships to use marine gasoil with a sulphur content not exceeding 0.10% by mass before entering the ports of Savona and Genoa.

  • Ege Port Kusadasi
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    Ecoports issue first cruise port certificate

    2019-07-02T09:38:00Z

    Ege Port Kusadasi has become the first cruise port in the world to be granted the Ecoports Port Environmental Review System (PERS) certificate for contributing towards the sustainability of the port sector.

  • Avatiu Harbour
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    Carbon neutral in the Cook Islands

    2019-06-27T17:46:00Z

    The Ports Authority of Rarotonga has begun a carbon assessment programme to reduce emissions. Michele Witthaus finds out what this means for sustainable cruising at the port

  • award presentation
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    Dover gives Princess ‘SEA’ award

    2019-05-14T13:14:00Z

    The Port of Dover has presented Princess Cruises’ ‘Pacific Princess’ with its Safety Environment Awareness ‘SEA’ Award.

  • pollution monitoring station
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    London ship emissions monitoring underway

    2019-05-10T11:54:00Z

    The Port of London Authority (PLA) has funded an GB£80,000 network of air pollution monitors that will record the effect of emissions locally from cruise ships docking in Greenwich, London this summer.

  • Valeria Mangiarotti
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    Mediterranean LNG strategy fit

    2019-04-04T17:28:00Z

    Plans for LNG infrastructure at Cagliari are part of a much larger programme underway in the Mediterranean, as Valeria Mangarotti explains.

  • The Port of Cagliari, Sardinia
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    Cagliari set for alternative energy role

    2019-04-01T09:37:00Z

    Sardinia is set to become an LNG hub. Massimo Deiana, chairman of the Sardinian Port Authority System, explains what this means for Cagliari and the island’s other cruise ports

  • Port of Seattle
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    Seattle seeks shore power partner

    2019-03-14T12:44:00Z

    A new single berth cruise terminal with access to shore power at the Port of Seattle is moving closer towards becoming operational as a partner to develop and operate it is sought.

  • electric forklift trucks
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    Electric trucks drive down cruise footprint

    2019-01-30T11:35:00Z

    Solent Stevedores has invested GB£1m into 33 electric counter balance forklift trucks from STILL Materials Handling to help reduce emissions at the Port of Southampton ahead of the 2019 cruise season.

  • AQMesh
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    Cruise not to blame for NO2, finds study

    2018-11-29T10:51:00Z

    Air quality monitors used at the Port of Kiel to measure emissions of nitrous oxides (NOx) and fine particulate matter (PM) around its cruise ship terminal have shown that cruise ships are not responsible for high levels of NO2.

  • Six cruise ships docked in the Port of Southampton Photo: ABP
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    Partnering for green cruise in Southampton

    2018-09-11T10:40:00Z

    As a major turnaround port for cruise operations in Europe, the Port of Southampton can handle the world’s biggest cruise ships with 500 cruise calls per year at its four cruise terminals. Michele Witthaus finds out how the port ensures sustainable operations

  • A battery-powered AMPMobile unit connects a ship to shore power at Shenzhen cruise terminal
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    Cavotec supports greener Chinese cruise

    2018-07-09T12:35:00Z

    Cavotec shore power technologies are playing a key role in delivering substantial sustainability savings to ports in China.