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Keel Laying Ceremony Held for Nieuw Statendam
Keel Laying Ceremony Held for Nieuw Statendam

Holland America Line celebrated the keel laying of its new 2,650-passenger ms Nieuw Statendam at Fincantieri’s Marghera shipyard in Italy. A block was lowered by crane into the yard’s building dock, marking the official beginning of construction. The Pinnacle Class ship is scheduled for delivery in November 2018. Nieuw Statendam is the second Pinnacle Class…   read more of “Keel Laying…”

Rudi’s Sel de Mer French Brasserie to Launch as a Pop-Up Restaurant on Six HAL Ships
Rudi’s Sel de Mer French Brasserie to Launch as a Pop-Up Restaurant on Six HAL Ships

Holland America Line is honoring its Master Chef and culinary consultant Rudi Sodamin, the creator of Sel de Mer aboard ms Koningsdam, by launching the French brasserie as a pop-up in the Pinnacle Grill and naming it Rudi’s Sel de Mer. Six ships in the fleet will feature the pop-up, including ms Eurodam, ms Nieuw…   read more of “Rudi’s Sel de Mer…”