Costa Crociere Names Soren Krogsgaard Vice President Technical Operations

Hollywood, Fla. (June 29, 2012) — Costa Crociere S.p.A., the largest Italian travel
group and Europe’s number one cruise company, has appointed Soren Krogsgaard vice
president technical operations. In this role, he will supervise Costa Crociere’s technical
operations department and coordinate all technical operations for Costa Cruises’ fleet of
15 ships. He also will be responsible for the three… [Continue Reading]

Disney Fantasy Float Out

— PAPENBURG, GERMANY, (Jan. 9, 2012) – The newest Disney Cruise Line ship, Disney Fantasy, floated out of the enclosed building dock at the Meyer Werft shipyard yesterday as fireworks filled the sky. This symbolizes one of the final stages of this ship’s construction and marks a significant milestone towards the March 31, 2012… [Continue Reading]

Port Canaveral Bound Disney Fantasy Cruise Ship Adds Final Building Block

PAPENBURG, GERMANY (Sept. 3, 2011) — The final building block for the newest Disney Cruise Line ship, the Disney Fantasy, was placed today at the Meyer Werft shipyard signaling completion of a major milestone in the ship’s overall construction. The final block placed was a 265-ton portion of the ship’s bow, complete with the… [Continue Reading]

Disney Fantasy Moves a Step Closer to Reality During Keel Laying Ceremony

PAPENBURG, GERMANY (Feb. 11, 2011) – Today, Disney Cruise Line celebrated the keel laying of the Disney Fantasy at the Meyer Werft shipyard. This is the second of two newly-designed ships that take the family cruise experience to all new heights. Sister ship to the Disney Fantasy, Disney Dream, entered service on Jan. 26, 2011.
The… [Continue Reading]