Tagged: Scenic – Luxury Cruises & Tours

Danko Koncar Named New Owner at Uljanik Shipyard

The 16,500-ton, 228-berth ocean-going cruise ship Scenic Eclipse  currently under construction at Uljanik Shipyard (Artist impression courtesy Scenic Cruises)Uljanik Shipyard announced that Kermas Energija, owned by businessman Danko Koncar, is a new strategic partner of the yard, taking majority ownership. Following financial issues and a government bailout that called for Uljanik to find a new owner, the shipyard said it had received three bids. (cruiseindustrynews.com)




Tags:

Posted in: News

Weller Named Head Discovery Team Leader for Scenic Eclipse

Scenic has announced the appointment of Kara Weller as Head Discovery Team Leader for the Scenic Eclipse. A qualified biologist, Weller holds a Bachelor and Master’s degrees in Wildlife Biology and has spent the past 20 years, educating cruise passengers on the many highlights of Antarctica and the Arctic, the company said. (cruiseindustrynews.com)




Tags:

Posted in: News

Hans Heger to Lead Scenic Operations Team

Scenic has announced the appointment of four key operational roles in preparation for the maiden voyage of Scenic Eclipse. Hans Heger has been named general manager operations, Scenic Discovery Yachts, assuming responsibility for all operations relating to the Scenic Eclipse fleet. 8cruiseindustrynews.com)




Tags:

Posted in: News

Scenic Expands Tour Offerings With Mayflower Purchase

Space Ship Scenic DiamondScenic Group reports that it has purchased North American tour operator Mayflower Tours. Mayflower will continue to operate as a separate entity called Mayflower Cruises & Tours, Scenic said, with many of the same people, same executive team and same focus on immersive touring programs. (travelagentcentral.com)




Tags: ,

Posted in: News

Scenic to Build Second Expedition Cruise Yacht, Scenic Eclipse II

The 16,500-ton, 228-berth ocean-going cruise ship Scenic Eclipse (Artist impression courtesy Scenic Cruises)Scenic’s first Discovery Yacht, Scenic Eclipse, debuting this summer, will be joined by a sister ship in 2020. The 228-passenger ice-class Scenic Eclipse II (200 passengers on Arctic cruises) will boast the same impressive features including two six-seat helicopters, a six-seat submarine and aft marina with fleet of 12 Zodiacs. (cruisecritic.com)




Tags:

Posted in: News

Scenic Selects VIKAND as Medical Consultant

The 16,500-ton, 228-berth ocean-going cruise ship Scenic Eclipse (Artist impression courtesy Scenic Cruises)VIKAND Medical Solutions announced that it has been selected by Scenic as medical consultants for the new Scenic Eclipse. “We are pleased to engage with VIKAND to help us manage the challenging environment of maritime medical care on a global basis. Their experienced team will ensure that our ship’s medical crew are supported and receive advice as to the appropriateness of care, Standard Operating Procedures, and medical equipment maintenance,” said Hans Heger, vice president at Scenic. (cruiseindustrynews.com)




Tags:

Posted in: News

National Geographic and Scenic Announce River Cruise Partnership

The Scenic RubyNational Geographic Expeditions and award-winning operator Scenic Luxury Cruises & Tours have teamed up to launch a new line of National Geographic River Cruises. These new offerings will combine Scenic’s truly all-inclusive luxury river cruise experience with National Geographic’s 129-year legacy of science, conservation and exploration to create an unforgettable experience for travelers.




Tags: ,

Posted in: News