CLIA-NWC Hawaii Newsletter – October 2018

HAWAII VISITED BY RADIANCE OF THE SEAS & GOLDEN PRINCESS AS CRUISE SEASON BEGINS In addition to the regularly scheduled Pride of America cruises that sail year-round in Hawaiian waters, Hawaii recently welcomed two other cruise lines heading into the upcoming cruise season. The Radiance of the Sea, made a port call to

2018-10-15T22:48:57+00:00

CLIA-NWC Hawaii Newsletter – June 2018

PILOTAGE A HAWAIIAN TRADITION - INTERVIEW PRESIDENT TOM HEBERLE Centuries ago Hawaiians began serving as pilots for visiting vessels helping by providing local knowledge of Hawaii’s coastline.  According to an article from Hawaii Ocean Industry and Shipping News, the first record of Hawaiians serving as pilots comes from an account written by a captain

2018-06-12T16:56:45+00:00

CLIA-NWC Hawaii Newsletter – December 2017

SEABOURN CRUISE LINE EXECUTIVES VISIT LANAI Seabourn made history on November 6 when the 458-passenger Seabourn Sojourn became the first major cruise ship ever to call on the island of Lanai.  The Sojourn departed from Los Angeles on October 14 on a 32-day cruise to the South Pacific and Hawaii and returned to Los Angeles

2017-12-04T23:09:15+00:00

CLIA-NWC Hawaii Newsletter – October 2017

HONOLULU SHIP TOUR HIGHLIGHTS INDUSTRY’S ENVIRONMENTAL STEWARDSHIP Standing (L to R):  Staff Captain Alessandro Paparo, Sr. Environmental Officer Ashok Kumar, Charles Toguchi, Rep Ty Cullen, Capt Tom Heberle, Rep Tom Brower, Rep Sean Quinlan, Rep Mark Hashem, CLIA-NWC President Greg Wirtz, DOT Harbors Director Davis Yogi, Sandi Weir, Dre Kalili, Maureen Andrade, Tonga Hopoi

2017-10-19T19:18:06+00:00

Honolulu ship tour highlights cruise industry’s environmental stewardship

Greg Wirtz, President of Cruise Lines International Association – North West & Canada (CLIA-NWC) recently visited Honolulu joining CLIA-NWC representative Charlie Toguchi in meetings with government officials from the Hawaii State House of Representatives, the Senate Transportation Committee and the Department of Transportation (DOT).  A tour of Honolulu Harbor with Hawaii Pilots Association President Tom

2017-09-28T23:26:41+00:00

CLIA-NWC Hawaii Newsletter – June 2017

Exclusive e-newsletter for partners of CLIA North West & Canada Mahalo for your support!   TRIBUTE PAID TO THE US COAST GUARD 14TH DISTRICT The 15th Annual Tribute to the United States Coast Guard’s Fourteenth District was held on April 19, 2017 at the Hale Koa Hotel. CLIA was pleased to once again be a

2017-07-13T22:03:39+00:00