When they added another deck onto the aft section of Veendam during its recent dry-dock, it changed the lines of the ship, though not so much as to spoil the sleek look of the S-class ships.
Tag: Signature of Excellence
Merabella is a new fine jewelry shop just installed on Veendam during the Signature of Excellence Phase 2 dry-dock. Shop manager Matt Gibson explained that the Merabella experience is about finding a unique piece of jewelry and that the intimate space can be used for private showings and guests can join him over champagne and… read more of “Merabella: Fine…”
The blog team went on board the Veendam in Fort Lauderdale Friday to see the new Signature of Excellence Phase 2 facilities and amenities that were installed during a month-long dry-dock. One of the coolest things we saw were the Microsoft Surface tables in the new Sports Bar, which is part of the Mix three-bar… read more of “Microsoft Surface…”
During the dry-dock of the Veendam we are not only building new cabins and upgrading facilities, we also do a lot of maintenance on the already existing machinery. One of the essential systems is the lifeboat davits. Every dry-dock a selection of davits is taken apart completely and inspected. After inspection the davit is put… read more of “Veendam Dry-Dock:…”
On this April Fool’s Day the yard is not kidding around with the demolition of the back section of the ship, most of Deck 9 and Deck 11 is now removed. But a new section has also been added today: the aft-most part of Deck 9. This part is resting on supports that were installed… read more of “Veendam Dry-Dock…”
After a successful transit from Tampa to Freeport, the Veendam arrived at the Grand Bahama Shipyard last Saturday. She will be out of service for 35 days, and in this time some major changes will be carried out. Presently the Veendam is alongside a pier in anticipation of the move to the actual dry-dock, but… read more of “Veendam Dry-Dock…”