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Hurtigruten’s Fridtjof Nansen Launched at Kleven Verft




Hurtigruten’s 530-guest Fridtjof Nansen is in the water following a Sunday launch at Kleven Verft in Norway. The hybrid expedition ship features battery power and will join the fleet in 2020 following 2019’s introduction of her sister ship, the Roald Amundsen. (cruiseindustrynews.com)

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Hurtigruten’s Richard With Set for Major Refurb




Hurtigruten's Richard WithHurtigruten’s Richard With will soon from an extensive refurbishment, which will be highlighted by new large bay windows. The single largest upgrade project in Hurtigruten’s history will see the Richard With emerge as a brand new ship, the company said, following a one-month upgrade of all cabins, suites and guest areas. (cruiseindustrynews.com)

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Hurtigruten chooses OSM as crew recruitment partner




The Roald Amundsen will be equipped with a wave piercing bow surmounted by a covered observation area forward  (Artist impression courtesy Kleven)Norway-based exploration vessel owner and operator Hurtigruten has contracted OSM Maritime to provide recruitment and crew management services for its new fleet of purpose-built, hybrid-powered expedition ships. (cruiseandferry.net)

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Hurtigruten Orders Another Expedition Newbuild



The two new ships for Hurtigruten (Artist impression courtesy Kleven)The expedition newbuilding boom is continuing as Hurtigruten today ordered a third hybrid expedition ship for a 2021 (Q2) delivery. The 530-guest vessel will be built at Norway’s Kleven Verft, which Hurtigruten owns. (cruiseindustrynews.com)

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Hurtigruten Celebrates 125 Years of Exploration – Bans Plastic, Eyes Further Expansion



Hurtigruten (logo)Hurtigruten, the world leader in exploration travel, will celebrate 125 years since founder Richard With brought the steamer DS Vesteraalen into service along the coast of Norway, establishing a regular sea link for locals and tourists, by hosting a plastic-free birthday party across all ports, destinations, offices and ships on July 2, 2018.

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Hurtigruten Buys Kleven Shipyard



The two new ships for Hurtigruten (Artist impression courtesy Kleven)Hurtigruten has taken over 100 percent of Kleven Shipyard through its KVE Holding company, according to a statement. After Kleven fell into financial turmoil in 2017, Hurtigruten led an investor group in saving the shipyard, acquiring a 40 percent stake in the yard. (cruiseindustrynews.com)

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Hurtigruten Upgrades Richard Width and Nordlys




Hurtigruten’s Richard WithHurtigruten has contracted the Norwegian Fosen Yard for comprehensive upgrades of two of its ships, the Richard With and the Nordlys. According to Fosen, the contract will secure work for the yard through spring of 2019. (cruiseindustrynews.com)

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