Holland America Line Lauded for its Comprehensive Environmental Initiatives

Seattle, Wash., December 8, 2010 — In recognition of its environmental leadership, Holland America Line was recently honored with a gold 2010 Rear Admiral William M. Benkert Environmental Protection Award from the U.S. Coast Guard, was named World’s Leading Green Cruise Line at the World Travel Awards in London and received a Blue Circle Award… [Continue Reading]

U.S. Coast Guard Honors Norwegian With Gold Marine Enviromental Protection Award

Miami – Dec 7, 2010 — The United States Coast Guard awarded Norwegian Cruise Line the Gold 2010 William M. Benkert Marine Environmental Protection Award in the foreign vessel category. This biennial award was created to recognize outstanding achievements in marine environmental protection that go beyond mere… [Continue Reading]

Protecting Our Oceans – Crystal’s Sustainable Seafood Commitment

LOS ANGELES, July 7, 2010 – In its dedication to protecting marine environments and preserving their habitats, Crystal Cruises has committed to serving only sustainable seafood aboard its award-winning vessels. Renowned for the sophisticated fare served in the Crystal Dining Room and specialty restaurants Silk Road and The Sushi Bar and Prego, Crystal is… [Continue Reading]

Crystal Serenity Aces Intensive Safety & Environmental Audit

LOS ANGELES, June 25, 2010 – With exceptional results, Crystal Cruises’ award-winning Crystal Serenity passed an intensive audit this month by a team from Lloyd’s Register Quality Assurance (LRQA), the independent risk management organization that certifies the line’s ISO 14001 compliance program.
Crystal Serenity was evaluated in dozens of areas of safety and environmentally sound… [Continue Reading]

Princess Cruises Honored by Port of San Francisco for Environmental Efforts

SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (May 24, 2010) — Three Princess Cruises ships — Sapphire Princess, Sea Princess and Star Princess — have just been named as gold-level winners of the Port of San Francisco 2009 Cruise Ship Environmental Award. The awards honor the ships’ “outstanding record in safeguarding the environment and protecting the air and water… [Continue Reading]