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Eurodam Crew Gets ‘On Deck for the Cure’

Eurodam Crew Gets ‘On Deck for the Cure’

These photos are from Eurodam’s ‘On Deck for the Cure Night’ which we celebrated Saturday, October 20, in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Though the weather was a bit too rough to complete the full walk we were still able to raise over $1,000 to donate to the Susan G. Komen Foundation. There was…   read more of “Eurodam Crew Gets…”

Safety First for Ryndam Crew

Safety First for Ryndam Crew

Special thanks to Ryndam’s Safety Officer Andrew Barker for sharing this post. I was testing out ms Ryndam’s swimming pool disabled persons lift and 4th Officer Peter Philip Johannes Van Steenselen volunteered to lend a hand! Andrew Barker Safety Officer ms Ryndam

Prinsendam’s New-Hire Coffee Chat and Service Award Presentation

Prinsendam’s New-Hire Coffee Chat and Service Award Presentation

At the end of September, Prinsendam held it’s monthly new-hire coffee chat, as well as a service award presentation. The following crew members received their service awards: Quartermaster Brams Sasongko, 10 years PG Steward Eric Tumundo, 10 years Security Guard Jeffrey Obregon, 10 years Chief Officer Joris Poriau, 10 years Storekeeper (HTL-IND) Acep Cahyono, 15…   read more of “Prinsendam’s…”

Exploring Jerusalem with the Crew

Exploring Jerusalem with the Crew

Here are some photos taken during our port of call at Ashdod, Israel. Prinsendam’s crew took different tours to explore the city. Some went on the Best of Jerusalem & the Old City tour and visited Mount Zion, the Old City and the Western (Wailing) Walls. Others took the Bethlehem, View of Jerusalem & the…   read more of “Exploring Jerusalem…”

Captain Smit Celebrates 20 Years with HAL

Captain Smit Celebrates 20 Years with HAL

These photos were taken during a surprise party organized on October 1 to celebrate Captain Vincent Smit’s 20 years of dedicated service to Holland America Line. Congrats, Captain Smit! Jack Rebours is Nieuw Amsterdam’s human resources manager.

Captain and Hotel Director Serve up Delicious Breakfast for Guests

Captain and Hotel Director Serve up Delicious Breakfast for Guests

Oosterdam guests got a real treat one morning when they found Captain Arjen van der Loo and Hotel Director Robert Versteeg alongside Sous Chef Reynaldo Sambile preparing pancakes for breakfast in the Lido. It was an exceptional experience for the officers and the guests seemed to really enjoy it as well.

Oosterdam’s New Recreation Room

Oosterdam’s New Recreation Room

Congratulations to Oosterdam’s technical team for the great job they did creating Oosterdam’s new recreation room. Carpet, sofas, coffee-tables, a big-screen TV and a brand new mahogany pool table were added to turn part of the crew mess room into a crew recreation room. Joe Reina is Oosterdam’s human resources manager.