Chantiers de l’Atlantique know-how on the cruise ship market applies on 2 main segments. The first one deals with large ships (>140,000 UMS) of “Destination” type. Those units are directed mainly to families and sail the seven seas. Ships of “exploration” type are the second segment. They are medium-size (>50,000 UMS), high-standing ships dedicated mainly to sail on protected and under-operated areas.