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Maasdam

Maasdam

Ship Facts

Registry:
The Netherlands
Passenger Capacity:
1,258
Crew Members:
580
Gross Tonnage:
55,575 grt
Length:
719 feet
Maximum Speed:
22 knots
Dedicated:
December 1993
Godmother:
Actress June Allyson

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Maasdam Makes Donations in Barbados

Maasdam Makes Donations in Barbados

On May 6, 2010, the ms Maasdam was able to donate over 50 chairs and a few boxes of reusable items to Nightingale Children’s Home and a homeless shelter in Bridgetown, Barbados. The idea was generated by our Safety, Environmental and Health Compliance Officer Jonathan Bailey and our Assistant Facilities Manager Clarence Everton Clarke, as…   read more of “Maasdam Makes…”

Maasdam’s New Hire Luncheon

Maasdam’s New Hire Luncheon

During our recent new hire luncheon, our fantastic culinary team led by Edmund Wu, Executive Chef Joachim Barelmann and Dining Room Manager Arie Nieuwdorp, prepared a delightful spread of delicious food and desserts. After a welcoming speech from Stephen Burnham, the 40 new hires were able to relax in front of the Dining Room’s bay…   read more of “Maasdam’s New…”

Maasdam Crew Visit Local Orphanages

Maasdam Crew Visit Local Orphanages

This was sent to us by Summer Walia, image creator manager. It was a beautiful morning that opened up a day with an opportunity to meet some special children at local orphanages at Puerto Chiapas, Mexico. I think the joy could just be felt. As we drove down from the ship to these orphanages, we…   read more of “Maasdam Crew Visit…”

Maasdam Donates Medicine in Mexico

Maasdam Donates Medicine in Mexico

On March 17, Maasdam Lead Medical Officer Mike Van Beever accompanied 800 extra H1N1 vaccines ashore in Cabo San Lucas for donation to the local chapter of the Cruz Roja Mexicana (local Red Cross). He was met by the local Port Agent Ray Hernandez and members of the Red Cross. After a short clearance with…   read more of “Maasdam Donates…”

Maasdam’s Cast Production Show

Maasdam’s Cast Production Show

The ladies and gentlemen of the ms Maasdam were treated to a special production show by the cast. The evening started off with guest performances from two of our talented crew members. Great fun was had by all as our singers and dancers wowed us with their abilities and made us laugh out loud from…   read more of “Maasdam’s…”

Maasdam’s Cadets Test Their Life Raft Skills

Maasdam’s Cadets Test Their Life Raft Skills

Third Officer Dion Danino shared this great story. While alongside in Oranjestad, Aruba, on February 8 the Maasdam’s team of deck officers and deck cadets conducted a life raft drill in the aft pool deck. It proved to be a very successful and energetic exercise involving most of the crew who very much enjoyed it….   read more of “Maasdam’s…”