Travel in luxury cruises are popular. Increasingly, people who, around the world, decide to spend the holiday on Board of one of these spectacular boats. For this reason, companies devoted many efforts to keep their fleets updated and built new ships to meet the growing demand.
This is the case of Carnival Corporation, which has announced an agreement with the Italian shipyards of Fincantieri for the construction of two new vessels for Holland America and Carnival Cruises.
the first carnival_corporation_plcEl of them would be delivered in the fall of 2015 the company Holland America and would be a 99,000-tonne ship, with capacity for 2,660 passengers. Holland America has since 2010 not opening any vessel, in fact the Nieuw Amsterdam was the last to join the company’s fleet.
The other boat will go to the company Carnival Cruises and is expected to be delivered by the end of 2016. This new vessel, more than 135,000 tonnes and with capacity for up to 4,000 passengers, will come after the Carnival Breeze has opened in 2012.
Fleet of 100 boats
Carnival Corporation is committed to introducing two to three boats per year. It is expected to add 2 in 2013, 2 in 2014, 3 in 2015 and, at the moment, 2 in 2016, in any of the 10 companies that make up the Corporation.
Today Carnival Corporation is the world’s largest cruise group. It consists of 10 shipping companies that add up to 100 ships among them and operate on all continents.