Steel Cut for Genting’s World Dream

The first piece of steel was cut at Meyer Werft in Papenburg, Germany for the construction of the World Dream, the second ship being built for Genting’s new brand: Dream Cruises.

Colin Au, Advisor, Founding President and Chief Executive, Genting Hong Kong; Thatcher Brown, President, Dream Cruises; and Bernard Meyer, Managing Partner of Meyer Werft; pushed the button to start the plasma torch to cut the steel.

Delivery of the ship is planned for fall 2017. The sister ship will be delivered in fall 2016.

Cruise Industry News Email Alerts

Cruise Industry News Email Alerts



Get the latest breaking cruise newsSign up.


62 Ships | 142,732 Berths | $46.7 Billion | View

New 2024 Drydock REPORT


  • Mkt. Overview
  • Record Year
  • Refit Schedule
  • 120 Pages
  • PDF Download
  • Order Today
New 2024 Annual Report


  • 2033 Industry Outlook 
  • All Operators
  • Easy to Use
  • Instant Access
  • Order Today