January 2019 opened with 124 ships on the forward-looking cruise ship orderbook, extending through 2027. The cruise industry is projected to continue to grow throughout 2019 with an estimated 30 million travellers expected to cruise, up 6% from 28.2 million in 2018. Marine interior outfitters Trimline are in high demand as they secure contracts for […]
THE IMPORTANCE OF EXPERIENCE IN MARINE INDUSTRY: Trimline interview with Cruise & Ferry International
And then there’s the higher demand on logistics accuracy. “Air freight, sea freight and weather considerations all need to be made as often there is an exceptionally short timescale to load materials onboard,” explains Tony Body, director of Project Delivery at marine outfitter Trimline. “When planning a marine project, we work backwards from logistics, through […]
Standardising current fleets The cruise interior refit market is also strong. Trimline key account manager Simon Dawkins said cruise operators were standardising their public areas. “As new ships are delivered, they want to replicate the public areas found in these across the fleet. They want ships to all be up to the same standard,” explained […]
A life on the ocean waves will necessitate some kind of catering facilities on most ships, whether for passengers or crew. But what special considerations must be taken account for designing and installing galleys and the associated equipment? And is this a flourishing market? Well according to Trimline, which bills itself as the longest established […]
During a 7 day refit in Marseille, Trimline upgraded speciality restaurant ‘La Spezia’ onboard TUI Cruises Mein Schiff Herz. Trimline’s Key Account Manager Simon Dawkins remarked: “We are delighted with the finish achieved by our team of tradespeople in La Spezia. The restaurant looks amazing! We look forward to developing our relationship further with TUI […]
Following the works carried out on Royal Princess in December, Trimline were awarded a contract to upgrade several areas throughout Coral Princess. Trimline’s experienced team of tilers and other ancillary trades upgraded several areas onboard to maintain the good standards of the ship. Crew recreation room Galleys Lotus Bar Crew toilets Spa Medical centre Pizzeria Explorer […]
Project update: #TeamTrimline are currently approaching the halfway point on Royal Caribbean’s Navigator of the Seas. Works include transforming the Solarium and crew areas.
Having carried out the interior refits on Marella Explorer, Marella Discovery and Marella Discovery 2, Trimline has unrivalled knowledge of the brand, and is delighted to team up with Marella Cruises again on the conversion of Golden Era into Marella Explorer 2. As the main interior contractor, Trimline is responsible for the majority of the interior refurbishment […]
During a 6-day wet dock in Freeport, a multi-skilled team of skilled tradepeople carried out a scope of works on Princess Cruises’ Royal Princess to maintain the high standards expected from the premium brand. The Trimline team were delighted to be presented with a celebratory cake in recognition of their hard work.
As the main interior contractor onboard, marine interior specialist Trimline were responsible for transforming the interior of Mein Schiff 2 into Marella Explorer. Trimline’s specialist team of around 350 tradespeople carried out the extensive refit to the 35 main public areas, including fully re-purposing some areas as well as some significant turn key bar & […]
“The performance by Trimline during the refit of Pacific Aria was great. Their works in The Dome, Kids & Teens, spa & gym, embarkation area and crew bathrooms were finished on time and the workmanship was good. The on-site team, management and technicians were cooperative and accommodating throughout. Thanks to the entire Trimline team for delivering such […]
ISS Regatta | Results & Report 2018 ISS Regatta Just over a week ago, crews from around Europe took to the water of the Solent to see who would take home the prizes. This was the seventh year this event has been organised by ISS using a one design charter fleet to guarantee some close racing. In […]