Port Workers Trained In Port Handling Best Practices Receive Certificates and Helmets

Bridgetown- - Employees of Barbados Port Inc. (BPI) were awarded certificates and decal helmets during a presentation ceremony held at Solidarity House on Tuesday.

The 54 employees (20 dockers, 20 equipment operators, nine supervisors and five senior officers), who participated in a five-week training programme aimed at improving the operational skills of the workforce, received certificates in Stevedoring Foundation Skills Level I, Operations Level II and Assessment Level IV.

Royal Caribbean International's Newest And Most Innovative Ship, Anthem Of The Seas Makes Its Inaugural Visit To Barbados

Bridgetown, Nov. 16, 2015.  Royal Caribbean International's most innovative ship, Anthem of the Seas, made its inaugural call to the Bridgetown Port on Sunday. The Quantum-class ship, the newest in the impressive Royal Caribbean fleet is on a twelve-day cruise around the Caribbean. Barbados was her second stop since leaving her permanent home, Cape Liberty Cruise Port in New York on November 10.

AIDAdiva Sails Into Bridgetown Port For First Time

Sunday December 6, 2015. Carnival Corporations’ German cruise ship AIDAdiva sailed into the Bridgetown Port for the second time this season, turning over about 2000 passengers at its newest home port. 

The ship’s Austrian captain, Vincent Cofalka, welcomed an official party on board the luxury liner led by Hon. Richard Sealy, Minister of Tourism and International Transport.  Cofalka said that Barbados matched all the requirements Carnival looks for in a destination, and it was now part of the liner’s long-term plans. 

Luxury Ship Star Pride Starts Cruise Season In Barbados

Bridgetown, Saturday Nov. 21. Recently the buzz in the local cruise industry has been about the arrival of mega ships to the Bridgetown Port, however, on Saturday the Windstar ship Star Pride, a smaller boutique brand, made its maiden voyage to Barbados, trumpeting all the virtues of small, quaint and intimate cruising. 

The 212-passenger Star Pride is the first of three small luxury all-suite sister ships that Windstar, now initiating a fleet expansion and worldwide product development, has purchased from Seabourn.

Barbados Port Inc.'s Comissioning Ceremony for Berth #5, Shallow Draught Marina, New Panamax Container Crane And Other Eqipment

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