Meyer Werft Delivers Cruise Ship 'Celebrity Reflection'

Press Release
Wednesday, October 10, 2012
'Celebrity Reflection': Photo credit Celebrity Cruises

Celebrity Cruises take delivery of their new cruise ship in the Dutch port of Eemshaven.

The 126,000 gt Celebrity Reflection is the fith ship out of a series of five cruise ships the German shipyard is building for Celebrity Cruises.

The owners and the shipbuilders have developed and built another extremely eco-friendly ship with highly energy-efficient systems, a solar power system, optimised hydrodynamics, a very efficient underwater hull coating and an energy-saving lighting system using LEDs, all cut back the ship's energy demand considerably.

The Celebrity Reflection can accommodate 3,046 passengers, who are taken care of by a crew of 1,271.


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