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​Hurtigruten wages war on plastic: Bans single-use plastic by this summer

​Hurtigruten wages war on plastic: Bans single-use plastic by this summer

Press releases   •   Apr 26, 2018 10:39 UTC

As one the first major companies Hurtigruten bans all unnecessary single-use plastic. Already by July 2nd, everything from plastic straws, drink mixers, plastic cups, coffee lids and plastic bags will be removed from all Hurtigruten ships. The goal is to become the Wolds first plastic free shipping company.

Hurtigruten partners with Queen Sonja Print Award: Young artists and royal art to decorate hybrid ships

Hurtigruten partners with Queen Sonja Print Award: Young artists and royal art to decorate hybrid ships

Press releases   •   Apr 16, 2018 10:39 UTC

When the world’s first hybrid powered expedition ship embarks on her maiden voyage, every piece of art on board will be handpicked by HM Queen Sonja of Norway’s art foundation - the Queen Sonja Print Award. Almost 600 unique works of art by young Norwegian artists, as well as previous award winners and works of art by HM Queen Sonja herself will be featured throughout MS Roald Amundsen.