Thursday, November 7, 2013

Cruise News Daily Headlines for November 7, 2013

* Three Costa Ships out of the Water this Month
Three of Costa’s smaller ships are entering dry dock this month in Italy for $13.5 million worth of maintenance and refurbishment work.

The work is being done at the  San Giorgio del Porto shipyard at Genoa and involves Costa neoRiviera, Costa Voyager and Costa Classica.

* Rush Job
At their meeting Wednesday, Port Canaveral commissioners approved building a new $80 million cruise terminal, and time is of the essence. They want the complex, which includes a new parking ramp, completed by November 15, 2014!

* Upsizing Old San Juan
Puerto Rico’s governor said Wednesday the port will extend the pier at Old San Juan by 182 feet in an $8.7 million project to accommodate ships carrying up to 6,000 passengers.

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