Joyful Journeys for Chinese Guests

The unusual circumstances of Norwegian Joy’s genesis, which involved a complete change of the design concept for the on-board features to cater to the preferences of the Chinese market, required especially close cooperation between the yard, the owner and the...

Norwegian Joy Christened

Norwegian Joy, Norwegian Cruise Line’s first custom-designed ship for the Chinese cruise market, was christened on Tuesday. The ceremony was held on board the vessel in Shanghai and featured a performance by the ship’s Godfather, singer songwriter, music producer,...

Moving Forward With Clean Tech

Silverstream Technologies has been proactive in driving the creation of the blueprint to successfully trial and bring to market clean technologies. Read More| Sea Technology Magazine

Brave New World

Change is coming to ship design, and coming fast. Many novel interventions are just beginning to gain acceptance, like the air lubrication systems offered by Silverstream Technologies… Read More| Maritime Executive

Silverstream Gears Up for More Orders

Following Tanker Operator’s article in the March issue, the patented Silverstream Technologies has recently started to ramp up its operations following its first order for its air lubrication technology. Read More| Tanker Operator

Building Greener Ships, to Keep the Sea From Rising

Many liner shippers have adopted efficiency improvements…Silverstream Technologies, a London-based company, is one of several that have developed systems that produce a carpet of tiny air bubbles along the bottom of a ship. The hull touches mostly air, so...