22 Jun, 2017

Senior Officers Conference

Within a two days conference on board the latest fleet-addition “TUI Discovery 2”, Thomson granted a look behind the scenes to their Fleet Senior Officers and contractors. Captains, Staff Captains, Chief Engineers, General and Hotel Managers followed the invitation and exchanged their uniforms against a business dress. Being the Technical Manager of the vessels “TUI […]

22 May, 2017

Time Lapse: Legend of the Sea to TUI Discovery 2

Following a near month long refit in Cadiz, the Legend of the Seas was converted into the TUI Discovery 2. Check out the video: https://www.cruiseindustrynews.com/cruise-news/16952-time-lapse-legend-of-the-seas-to-tui-discovery-2.html

19 May, 2017

THOMSON Celebration – Maiden Call in Bremerhaven

A warm welcome was given to the MV THOMSON Celebration, operating under the Technical Management of Columbia Cruise Services, on her maiden call in Bremerhaven on the 19th of May 2017. Dr. Ralf Meyer representing the City had the honor to handover the symbolic plaque, showing the city arms of Bremerhaven, during the traditional “Plaque […]

17 May, 2017

CCS participating in annual CLIA Summit at Sea

COLUMBIA Cruise Services took the opportunity aboard Cunard’s Queen Elisabeth to connect with more than 165 cruise experts, representing 100 diverse companies across the industry. Representatives of the worldwide leading Cruise Operators, Management Companies, Destination Management Companies and a broad range of Suppliers used diverse official panels and informal rounds to discuss the latest opportunities, […]