The new FOC is largest of operations center owned by Carnival Corp. & plc, Carnival Cruise Line‘s parent. The Doral-based company (NYSE: CCL) has similar centers in Seattle and Hamburg, Germany. The local facility has the ability to monitor the 26 ships in Carnival Cruise Line and also the 103 ships across Carnival Corp.‘s nine cruise companies if needed.
Carnival Cruise Line has three new ships on order, the Carnival Panorama, set to debut in 2019 and two new 180,000-ton ships sailing in 2020 and 2022.
Click here to view a SFBJ photo slideshow of the new Carnival Cruise Line Fleet Operations Center in Doral.