Special Report: Cruise ships face emissions challenge

  Shipping lines must comply with new global emissions controls. Ian Taylor reports All ships over 400 tonnes became subject to International Maritime Organisation (IMO) limits on sulphur emissions from January 1. These cut the permissible sulphur content in ship fuel outside designated emission control areas (ECAs) from 3.5% to 0.5%. The limit remains 0.1%Continue reading “Special Report: Cruise ships face emissions challenge”

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Meyer Werft Floats AIDAnova, the World’s First LNG-Powered Cruise Ship

AIDANova pictured Tuesday, August 21, 2018, after its float-out from Meyer Werft’s covered building dock. Photo: Meyer Werft German shipbuilder Meyer Werft has floated out the world’s first LNG-powered cruise ship from its covered construction dock in Papenburg. The float-out of AIDAnova took place Tuesday evening from the shipbuilder’s 504-meter building dock II. The vessel wasContinue reading “Meyer Werft Floats AIDAnova, the World’s First LNG-Powered Cruise Ship”

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