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Holland America Line reveals historic name for new ship

Holland America Line reveals historic name for new ship

11 April 2019 Cruise News

In a nod to its long line of historic ships, Holland America Line has announced that its next Pinnacle class ship will be called Ryndam. The new build, due for delivery in May 2021, will be the fourth ship in the company’s history to carry the name.

Breaking Travel News investigates: Carnival prepares to debut quartet of new ships in 2018

Breaking Travel News investigates: Carnival prepares to debut quartet of new ships in 2018

8 January 2018 Focus

Carnival Corporation has revealed it will launch four new cruise ships in 2018 across four of its ten brands. Carnival Cruise Line, America’s most trusted and popular line; Holland America Line, one of cruising’s most popular premium lines with a 145-year history; Seabourn, the leader in small-ship, ultra-luxury cruising; and AIDA Cruises, the leading cruise brand in Germany, will all receive new ships.

Holland America Line celebrates ms Nieuw Statendam steel cutting

Holland America Line celebrates ms Nieuw Statendam steel cutting

15 July 2016 Cruise News

Holland America Line celebrated a significant construction milestone earlier as the first steel was cut for ms Nieuw Statendam, due for delivery in November 2018. The ceremony took place at Fincantieri’s shipyard in Palermo, Sicily, Italy, and the block being built there will later be moved to the Marghera yard where the ship will be constructed.

Queen Máxima celebrates launch of ms Koningsdam

Queen Máxima celebrates launch of ms Koningsdam

24 May 2016 Cruise News

In a ceremony rich with history and meaning, Holland America Line has held a dedication ceremony for ms Koningsdam in Rotterdam, the Netherlands. Her Majesty Queen Máxima of the Netherlands officially blessed the bell and named Koningsdam on board the ship in front of invited dignitaries, cruise guests, travel partners and media.

Queen Máxima of The Netherlands to christen ms Koningsdam

Queen Máxima of The Netherlands to christen ms Koningsdam

18 April 2016 Cruise News

Holland America Line will continue tradition when Her Majesty Queen Máxima of The Netherlands christens the line’s new Pinnacle-class ship, ms Koningsdam, in a ceremony in Rotterdam. The event will take place on May 20th on board the ship. The 2,650-guest ship is the first in a new class of vessel for the line.