Project Updates

MSC World America


Location: The US

Vessel type: LNG-powered cruise ship

Length: 333m

Width: 47m

Speed: 21.8 knots

MSC World America is the third LNG-powered cruise ship for MSC Cruises, a global cruise line based in Switzerland. It is the second MSC World Class cruise ship being built by Chantiers de l’Atlantique after MSC World Europa. MSC World America is expected to embark on its maiden voyage from Miami to the Caribbean in April 2025.

Ocean Albatros


Location: Denmark

Vessel type: Expedition cruise ship

Length: 104.4m

Width: 18.4m

Speed: 16 knots

Ocean Albatros is a new polar expedition cruise ship operated by Danish adventure travel company Albatros Expeditions.

The vessel was launched in September 2022 and delivered to SunStone Ships in April 2023. She embarked on her maiden voyage in June 2023 and will sail on expedition voyages in the Arctic and Antarctic polar regions.

Utopia of the Seas


Location: The US

Vessel type: Cruise ship

Length: 362m

Width: 64m

Speed: 22 knots

Utopia of the Seas is the sixth Oasis-class ship owned by Royal Caribbean International, a cruise operator based in the US. The vessel is being constructed at the Chantiers de l’Atlantique shipyard in Saint-Nazaire, France. She is scheduled to embark on its maiden voyage in July next year. The ship will be propelled by six diesel engines, which will deliver 96MW power.