MSC Preziosa kicks off cruise season at Civitavecchia
With the traditional ceremony of a "maiden call" this week to the port of Civitavecchia, the MSC Preziosa has officially kicked off the new summer cruises season at the port of Lazio. The usual exchange of commemorative plaques attended by representatives of the local authorities and institutions were welcomed in the Safari Lounge by the commander of the ship and from the Italian Area Manager for Central Italy and Manager of MSC Cruises, Marco Ponticiello. Over the summer of 2015, the MSC Preziosa, a 4,000-passenger flagship, will dock every Sunday at Civitavecchia until November with cruises between Italy, Spain, and France that will see 39 port of calls and handle 180,000 passengers in total.
Grimaldi sets up Italy-North America service
RO-RO operator the Grimaldi Group has announced a new direct maritime service between Civitavecchia, near Rome, and North American ports on the eastern seaboard.The company said the link is the first direct and regular service between the Mediterranean and North America for ro-ro car...
Port of Civitavecchia plans extension for over €150mio
Port of Civitavecchia Authorities has announced tender for first batch function works for the strategic port of Civitavecchia: Colombo breakwater extension, Ferry Dock, Dock Services. Contractor needs to perform all work required for the realization of called “first functional strategy works for the Port of Civitavecchia” substantial extension in C. Colombo breakwater, dredging, Construction of Docks and Ferries services, Accommodation in the area Mattonara and Tombamento del Fosso del Buonaugurio. Value of this contract is 154,931,775 EUR.Upload News