Tag: Holland America Line

Travel & Public Transit

Holland America Cruise Ship Heading to Florida with 42 Ill People on Board

March 24, 2020

Via: World Maritime News

MS Zaandam, which is carrying 1,243 passengers and 586 crew members, reported that 13 of its passengers and 29 crew have influenza-like symptoms. As informed, all ill persons have been isolated and their close contacts placed in quarantine. “Since it […]

Impact & Regulations, Shipping

Cruise Ship Banned over Coronavirus Fears Arrives in Cambodia

February 13, 2020

Via: World Maritime News

The 82,862 GT passenger ship Westerdam departed Hong Kong on February 1, carrying 1,455 passengers and 802 crew members. It spent two weeks offshore as ports in Taiwan, the Philippines, Japan, Thailand and Guam banned the cruise ship from docking […]


ABB to Plug More Holland America Line Ships into Shore Power

October 23, 2018

Via: World Maritime News

Namely, the cruise company hired Swiss-based power and automation technology group ABB for the work, that will allow the ships to draw on land-based electrical grids when docked in port. With ABB’s shore connection technology, ships can turn off all […]