Posts Tagged ‘Prince Rupert’

Prince Rupert Port President & CEO Announces Retirement After Visionary 25-Year Tenure

Wednesday, September 13th, 2017

Prince Rupert Port Authority President and CEO Don Krusel has announced his retirement from the Port after leading the organization for 25 years. (more…)

Prince Rupert Cruise Ship Visits Increase in 2017

Friday, March 17th, 2017

The Port of Prince Rupert (BC, Canada) released its 2017 cruise schedule, celebrating a more than 100% increase in the number of ships and passengers visiting the coastal community this summer. (more…)

Prince Rupert Confirms 2013 Cruise Schedule

Tuesday, January 29th, 2013

The Prince Rupert Port Authority has announced its 2013 schedule of cruise ship visits. A total of nine ships will call on the North Coast city this summer, beginning with the return of Oceania’s MS Regatta on Saturday, June 15th. (cruiseindustrynews.com)

Prince Rupert To Re-Develop Cow Bay

Friday, May 18th, 2012

Half a century ago, a visitor to Prince Rupert’s Cow Bay waterfront would have encountered a dense cluster of canneries, boatyards, net lofts and fishing vessels at anchor, according to a press release from the Prince Rupert Port Authority. (cruiseindustrynews.com)

Prince Rupert: Guest Feedback Tells Story of Cruise Call Success

Thursday, May 17th, 2012

One week after the departure of the first and largest cruise ship to visit Prince Rupert this season, the Prince Rupert Port Authority has announced that feedback from passengers, crew, and the community was overwhelmingly positive. (cruiseindustrynews.com)

Prince Rupert implements Port Improvement Plan

Friday, December 2nd, 2011

Facing a significant reduction in cruise ship business booked for 2012, (rupertport.com) British Columbia, Canada, engaged Global Destinations (globaldd.com) in 2011 to assess its viability as a port of call on Alaska itineraries and offer recommendations to attract cruise lines. (cruisebusiness.com)

Prince Rupert’s 2011 Season Starts with Norwegian Pearl

Saturday, May 14th, 2011

The Prince Rupert Port Authority, First Nations, City of Prince Rupert and other community cruise stakeholders are welcoming the first call of the Norwegian Pearl today marking the start of the 2011 cruise ship season. (cruiseindustrynews.com)

Prince Rupert cultural pavilion feasibility study underway

Tuesday, February 15th, 2011

The Port of Prince Rupert CEO Don Krusel and the elected Chiefs of Lax Kw’alaams and Metlakatla communities Garry Reece and Harold Leighton announced they are advancing the investigation and feasibility assessment of establishing a cultural pavilion on the Prince Rupert waterfront. (cruisebusiness.com)

Prince Rupert Honours Wish Child as 500,000th Cruise Guest

Friday, July 16th, 2010

The Prince Rupert cruise business achieved a major milestone last Thursday, welcoming its 500,000th cruise guest to the city since the Northland Cruise Terminal opened in 2004. (cruiseindustrynews.com)

Prince Rupert 2010 Cruise Season Holding Steady

Tuesday, May 11th, 2010

Prince Rupert will host an estimated 54,500 passengers from 25 large and pocket cruise ship calls in 2010, which are comparable to 2009 numbers. (cruiseindustrynews.com)