MSC Group’s Cruise Unit celebrated the successful delivery of the MSC World Europa, the world’s biggest and one of the first ever to operate on fuel-cell technology.
Pierfrancesco Vago, Executive Chairman of MSC Group Cruises, said he was proud to welcome MSC World Europa, the 20th ship, to the company's fleet.
From a technical standpoint, MSC World Europe with its advanced LNG propulsion system will bring new levels of performance and efficiency to the cruise industry.
MSC World Europa is the first modern cruise ship to be equipped with the new SOFC (Solid Oxide Fuel Cell) technology reportedly enabled by Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG).
MSC World Europa is reported to be a major step forward for the cruise sector, the MSC Group and the shipping industry, with a range of unexpected innovations in ship.