Over the years and in particular with the new contracts awarded in 2014 the maritime leisure industry has become an important sector of COLUMBIA’s shipmanagement portfolio. Considering that cruise vessels, passenger cruise vessels and mega yachts serve specific purposes that need to be catered for specifically Schoeller Holdings group management decided to establish a new company focussing solely on this demanding and growing industry.
COLUMBIA Cruise Services (CCS) was founded in 2014 and started operations out of Hamburg, Germany, in January 2015. “COLUMBIA Cruise Services offers the full range of services required to achieve long-lasting customer satisfaction: technical, operational, crew, hospitality and project management”, says its Director Olaf Groeger.
Read more: Introducing COLUMBIA Cruise Services