Day: October 2, 2020

Enchanted Princess Officially Joins Princess Cruises Fleet

SANTA CLARITA, Calif., Sept. 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — The recently concluded Enchanted Princess was sent to Princess Cruises right now in an official handover ceremony introduced by way of reside streaming video from the Fincantieri Shipyard in Monfalcone, Italy. With the arrival of this one hundred forty five,000-ton, three,660-guest ship, Enchanted Princess expands the Princess Cruises world wide fleet of MedallionClass™ vessels.

The ceremony was practically attended by executives from Carnival Company & plc including Micky Arison, Chairman of the Board of Carnival Company Arnold Donald, President and CEO of Carnival Company Stein Kruse, Group CEO of Princess Cruises, Holland America Line, Seabourn, Carnival Australia and Carnival Uk and Jan Swartz Group President of Princess Cruises and Carnival Australia. Fincantieri was represented by CEO Giuseppe Bono.

Enchanted Princess is the 100th cruise ship crafted by Italian shipbuilder Fincantieri. This milestone is significant for both companies since Crown Princess was the 1st ship to start Fincantieri into the modern passenger ship making business, when it was sent in 1990. The finalization of Enchanted Princess also marks the 1st ship to be concluded through the time of COVID. In simple fact, Fincantieri was 1 of the 1st organizations to reopen in Italy, assisting to energize the economic climate, even though working in new and ground breaking methods to make certain a safe and sound and successful work natural environment.

“We officially welcome Enchanted Princess into the Princess world wide fleet and figure out the potent bond among Carnival Company, Princess Cruises and Fincantieri, our extensive-standing shipbuilder husband or wife,” reported Jan Swartz, president of Princess Cruises. “Fincantieri shares the Princess spirit of providing the best degree of excellence, and we know they will also share in our enthusiasm with satisfaction when the ship welcomes its 1st attendees.”   

Enchanted Princess signifies an evolution of the design platform used for her sisterships – Regal Princess, Royal Princess, Majestic Princess and the most just lately launched Sky Princess – providing an elevation of spectacular type and elegance that is distinguished by Princess. The cruise ship introduces new dining ordeals, the most pools and whirlpool very hot tubs at any time, planet-class enjoyment venues and the amazing Sky Suites, providing expansive views from the major balconies at sea.

“We are so very pleased to provide the new Enchanted Princess right now and rejoice a main milestone of finishing our 100th vessel crafted below at Fincantieri,” reported Giuseppe Bono, Fincantieri CEO. “I need to acknowledge the really hard work and perseverance of the shipbuilding workforce and yard employees who changed class in new and unfamiliar methods to total building on Enchanted Princess through the world wide pandemic. Thank you to Princess Cruises for your partnership and belief in our capability to total this intricate undertaking.” 

On MedallionClass ships, the OceanMedallion™ wearable device transforms holidays by building the full cruise expertise easy, delivering highly personalized service, and enabling touchless interactive ordeals and enjoyment. Among