Friday, May 23, 2014

Cruise News Daily Headlines for May 23, 2014

* Cleaner and Cheaper - and More of It
Carnival Corp said yesterday they are going to more than double the number of ships on which they plan to install scrubbers that will clean the ship’s exhaust to remove pollutants, including sulphur, so the sulphur content is 0.1% or less. The company had planned to add the scrubbers to 32 ships (announced last September), but yesterday they said they were increasing that number to at least 70.

* Mein Schiff 3 Delivered
Although there hasn’t been much said on this side of the Atlantic, yesterday, TUI Cruises took delivery of their first newbuild, Mein Schiff 3.

* Other Things You’ll Want to Know
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TUI's Mein Schiff 3 during sea trials
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