Seabourn Cruise Line, a brand of Carnival Corporation has launched another ultra-luxury cruise ship "Seabourn Ovation" at Fincantieri’s shipyard in Sestri (Genoa).
Following "Seabourn Encore" which was delivered in 2016 at the Marghera shipyard - Venice, The new cruise ship is built by Fincantieri and is expected to be delivered in spring 2018.
Seabourn Ovation will feature 40,350 gross tons, 210 metres long and 28 metres wide and will be able to reach a cruising speed of 18.6 knots. It will carry up to just 600 guests, based on double occupancy. Every suite will feature a private veranda.
According to Fincantieri, “'Seabourn Ovation', due to join the Seabourn fleet in spring 2018, will feature modern design elements and innovations and will be built according to the standards and cutting-edge technical solutions that make Seabourn one of the most prestigious brands in the ultra-luxury segment, continuing the fleet modernization started in 2009."
Fincantieri said just like its sister ship, “Seabourn Ovation” is particularly an innovative project, focused on energy optimisation and minimum environmental impact. "The ship will be built using the very latest technologies, whose standards exceed the requirements of the relevant regulation."