[UPDATED] Anthem Of The Seas Floatout

https://www.youtube.com/embed/TLy46w3YEdo Meyer Werft have successfully floated out the Anthem from the covered drydock. After a short weather delay yesterday, she is now tied up at the pier just outside the y...

Steel Cutting for Genting World

If the outline in the steel above is the silhouette of the ship, this looks to be a modified Breakaway class vessel. Star Cruises and Germany's Meyer Werft celebrated the steel cutting ceremony of the Gentin...
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Fire Damages Partially Completed Ship at Meyer Werft

UPDATE VI: CruiseCritic is reporting that it was the Quantum of the Seas that it was on. This seems to be the final word on the matter. There latest story is here.UPDATE V: ...And it was pulled again. CruiseBusiness is reporting it was on the Quantum.U...
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Steel Cut for Norwegian Escape

The first of the Breakaway Plus vessels, Norwegian Escape, celebrated the first milestone in her construction. The steel cutting ceremony was held at Meyer Wert Shipyard in Germany. The 163,000gt ship is sc...
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Norwegian Getaway Takes to the Sea

Norwegian Getaway SeatrialThe Norwegian Getaway has just departed on her first Sea trial based out of Eemshaven. Over the weekend she transited the Ems river towards the North Sea as she left Meyer Weft fo...
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More Details on Genting/Star Cruises Newbuild

Tradewinds has the exclusive that Genting (Star and NCL’s parent company) have an MOU for the order of one ship from Germany’s Meyer Werft yard. Details are sparse as the deal ‘technically’ isn’t official yet. The usd960 Million vessel will be for Genting s...

NCL Picks Up Option for Second Breakaway-plus

Norwegian Cruise Line confirmed that they have picked up the option for a second “Breakaway Plus.” Like her sister, she will be built at Germany’s Meyer Werft yard and is slated for a Spring 2017 delivery....

Norwegian Breakaway Returns from Sea Trials

The above shows the Norwegian Breakaway’s sea trials positions in the Skagerrak Strait in Norway. She’s now safely berthed back in Germany. Full presser after the break… (more…)...

[UPDATE] Disney Fantasy vandalized in Shipyard.

From the Captain Greybeard Blog: A spokesperson at Disney Cruise Line's Florida HQ said the cause of the water "intrusion" was still unknown and claimed it would be wrong to suggest - as some reports in German...