Design Marine Co. was recently subcontracted to manage an extensive modernization project. The dry dock took place from March 15 until the begining of May 2009 while sailing from the Caribean to the Lloyd Werft shipyard in Germany. Design Marine Co. managed and surpervised a team of 120 employees whose main scope of work focused on refurbishing over 950 passenger cabins.

“Mein Schiff“ which was renamed for TUI cruises was the former 

M/S Galaxy by Celebrity cruises. It was built in 1996 and has a passenger capacity of 2000. The ship was transferred from Celebrity Cruises to TUI Cruises, which is a new company created by Royal Caribbean Cruises and TUI.