Search results for: Balearia

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  • 31 July 2018
    Vessels

    Spanish ferry operator Baleària plans to spend 60 million euros ($70.2 million) to covert five of its ferries to use liquefied natural gas (LNG) as fuel in the next two years. Work on the first ferry Naples is expected to start this winter, according to a Baleària statement. The other ferries to be converted to LNG […]

  • 28 November 2018
    Vessels

    Spanish shipping company Baleària said the second of its LNG-fueled ferries, Marie Curie, has hit the water in the Italian Cantiere Navale Visentini shipyard. 

  • 12 June 2020
    Infrastructure, Vessels

    Spain’s Balearia said it completed the first LNG bunkering operation for its converted ferry Bahama Mama in the Spanish port of Algeciras. The ferry operator carried out the LNG bunkering operation via a truck-to-ship method on June 8. To remind, Gibraltar’s Gibdock started retrofitting the Bahama Mama ferry to adapt it to run on LNG […]

  • 27 May 2020
    Infrastructure, Vessels

    Spanish shipping company Balearia is to add another liquefied natural gas-powered vessel to its fleet as conversion works on its Sicilia ferry progress. Portuguese West Sea shipyard started retrofitting the Sicillia ferry to adapt it to run on LNG earlier this year. According to a statement by Baleria on Tuesday, the works, previously expected to […]

  • 19 August 2019

    The ferry had 393 passengers and 70 vehicles on board when it grounded.

  • 29 April 2020
    Business & Finance, Business developments & projects, Infrastructure, Ports & Logistics

    The Port Authority of Almeria has launched a feasibility study as it is looking to start supplying liquefied natural gas to ferries using the truck-to-ship bunkering method. The Spanish port authority awarded a contract to a local engineering firm to provide technical assistance for the assessment and study of supplying LNG to ferries. “By supplying […]

  • 7 August 2019
    Business & Finance

    The previous operator pulled out of the Bimini route citing commercial considerations.

  • 2 April 2018

    Balearia’s first of two LNG-fuelled ferries, Hypatia de Alejandría, has been floated out.

  • 2 August 2019

    Both vessels sustained damages above the waterline.

  • 20 February 2015
    Equipment, Project & Tenders, Vessels

    Rolls-Royce said it has signed a collaboration agreement with Gas Natural Fenosa to develop and install a pure-gas Bergen engine aboard the Baleària-operated ferry Abel Matutes.

  • 20 February 2015
    Equipment, Project & Tenders, Vessels

    Rolls-Royce said it has signed a collaboration agreement with Gas Natural Fenosa to develop and install a pure-gas Bergen engine aboard the Baleària-operated ferry Abel Matutes.

  • 10 October 2018
    Vessels

    Spanish ferry operator Baleària has received the backing of European Union for the planned conversion of five ferries to run on liquefied natural gas (LNG). 

  • 31 January 2019
    Business & Finance

    Hypatia de Alejandría, Baleària’s new smart vessel powered by LNG is making its first commercial voyage.

  • 2 July 2019
    Business & Finance

    The world’s first fast ferry for passengers and cargo has begun to take shape at the Armon de Gijón shipyard.

  • 19 November 2018
    Vessels

    Spanish shipping company Baleària said on Monday it started retrofitting works on its ferry Nápoles, the first of Baleària’s six vessels that will be converted to run on liquefied natural gas (LNG). The ferry arrived at the at the Gibraltar Gibdock shipyard on Sunday where the yard will modify the vessel’s engines and install an LNG […]

  • 16 February 2017
    Vessels

    Spanish ferry operator Baleària intends to invest up to €450 million (US$478.9 million) in new vessels and terminals over the next five years.

  • 14 February 2018
    Business & Finance

    Baleària recently invested nearly EUR 75 million in the fleet expansion.

  • 6 March 2020
    Vessels

    Spanish shipping company Baleària has started the LNG engine retrofit works on its Sicilia ferry that will see the vessel running on LNG by June this year. 

  • 25 October 2018

    Spanish shipping company Baleària said it will add to its fleetwhat it claims to be the world’s largest and the first liquefied natural gas (LNG)-powered, high-speed catamaran. The new ferry with a length of 125 meters and a beam of 28 meters will be built at the Armon shipyard in Spain, according to a Baleària statement on […]

  • 1 February 2017
    Project & Tenders, Vessels

    Spanish shipping company Baleària has ordered two LNG-fueled ferries at the Italian shipbuilder Cantiere Navale Visentini. The order comes less than a year after Baleària had ordered an LNG-powered ferry at the Spanish shipyard LaNaval. The latest order includes two dual-fuel gas engine sister ferries, measuring 186.5 meters in length and a capacity for 810 people. The order […]

  • 23 October 2018
    Project & Tenders, Vessels

    Spanish shipping company Baleària will convert its three ferries from diesel to liquefied natural gas (LNG) fuel using Caterpillar and MaK solutions. Hamburg-based Caterpillar Marine said in a statement that its dealer Finanzauto will perform the engine conversion, with work on the ships scheduled to begin in early of 2019. The three ferries named Abel Matutes, […]

  • 5 November 2018
    Project & Tenders, Vessels

    Finnish engine maker Wärtsilä has won a contract to supply propulsion and other equipment for Spanish Baleària’s liquefied natural gas (LNG)-powered high-speed catamaran. The integrated scope of supply includes four Wärtsilä 31DF dual-fuel engines, four Wärtsilä waterjets, and the Wärtsilä LNGPac fuel gas storage and supply system, together with all the related auxiliary systems, according to […]