Friday, August 2, 2019

Port of Seattle to Announce Cruise Facility Developer

By Karen Robes Meeks

The Port of Seattle is expected to announce early next year which of the three shortlisted teams it will partner with for the development and operation of the proposed single-berth cruise facility at Terminal 46.

The teams, selected last May, are:

• Cruise Industry Leaders Group, a joint effort of Royal Caribbean Cruise Ltd., MSC Cruises S.A., Carnival Corporation and SSA Marine, Inc., a subsidiary of Carrix, Inc.

• Global Ports Holding Plc and Civil & Building North America, Inc., and

• Ports America, who is partnering with Jacobs Engineering Group.

The new facility is expected to be delivered in time for the 2023 cruise season.

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