The average fuel consumption rose by a litre per 100 gross ton
kilometers in 2013, increasing BDZ overspending by about BGN 1M.
Along with the first Breakaway Plus ship, which is scheduled for delivery in October 2015, these two new vessels will be the largest in the line's fleet at approximately 163,000 gross tons
and 4,200 passenger berths each and will be similar in design and innovation to the line's current Breakaway class, the first of which, Norwegian Breakaway, launched in New York in early May.
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The new ship, at 163,000 gross tons
and approximately 4,200 passenger berths, will be larger than the company's Breakaway class ships currently under construction at Meyer Werft and incorporate many of those vessels' design elements and innovations.
It is unclear, however, which of these propulsion sources is safer and therefore expected to result in less accident vessel damage cost per gross ton
Germany's largest cruise liner, m/v Mein Schiff, 76,552 gross tons
, will make her Liverpool debut on September 17.
Leading classification society ClassNK has announced that the ClassNK register topped 220 million gross tons
for the first time at the end of November 2013.
Dwarfing this 80 gross ton
sailing ship, is Irish Ferries' 34,000 gross ton
superferry Isle of Inishmore, in No 5 drydock for annual servicing.
After time as an asylum seekers' hostel in Oslo, she was rebuilt by Italian interests as the cruise liner Athena, 16,144 gross tons
, to carry 550 passengers.
The 113,000 gross ton
Princess Cruises flagship will depart at 9pm this evening.
The 9,500 gross ton
liner, operated by Cruise & Maritime Voyages, carrying 520 passengers was returning from a Northern Lights cruise to the North Cape, off northern Norway back to Avonmouth, near Bristol.
Passengers disembarking from the five star-plus 51,000 gross ton
Crystal Symphony were strummed ashore by Town Crier Don Evans and the Liverpool Ukulele Orchestra (LUO).