Maritime Resources Click on the links below to view Maritime Resources: Hapag-Lloyd Cruise Line The Website of the modern version of Hamburg America Lines, a division of TUI AG. Hapag-Lloyd History The story of the great Hamburg-based maritime transportation company, and its competition with Bremen-based Norddeutscher Lloyd, finally merging in 1970.. Immigrant Ships Transcribers Guild 14,000+ Passenger Manifests in 14 Volumes plus numerous other passengers listed in Special Projects. Norddeutscher Lloyd Article on Wikipedia The German shipping company North German Lloyd (NDL) was founded by the Bremen merchants Hermann Henrich Meier and Eduard Crüsemann on February 20, 1857. Nordeutcher Lloyd Article History of NDL and a large, but incomplete, fleet list. Transcribed Ships Manifests Departing From Germany "Ports of departure include: Altona, Bremen, Bremerhaven, Cuxhaven, Geestemunde, Hamburg, Stettin, Swinemunde (currently Swinoujscie, Poland), German Unspecified Ports." TUI Cruises German cruise line known for its "Mein Schiff" fleet of cruise ships.