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  • 10 July 2018
    Business & Finance

    The technical issue concerning Irish Ferries’ ship Ulysses is more serious than originally anticipated.

  • 10 July 2019
    Business & Finance

    French shipping company Brittany Ferries has unveiled names for its next two ships.

  • 19 December 2013
    Project & Tenders, Vessels

    Skangass expands their portfolio and delivers LNG as fuel to two new Norwegian ferries. The two ferries, belonging to the ship owner Norled, are among the world’s first ferries utilizing only LNG as fuel. LNG is used both for the machinery and supporting functions, for electricity and heating on board the ferries. their portfolio and delivers […]

  • 10 March 2020
    Business & Finance

    Brittany Ferries and ESIF have finalized the acquisition of ferry operator Condor Ferries.

  • 4 April 2014
    Business & Finance

    Minister for Transport Gladys Berejiklian said that the New South Wales Government is getting on with the job of designing brand new ferries for Sydney Harbour to provide improved comfort and reliability for customers. Sydney based architects One2three have been appointed to prepare concept designs for six new ferries before a major construction tender goes […]

  • 4 June 2018
    Business & Finance

    P&O Ferries is to raise its capacity on Zeebrugge-Teesport this week by deploying Estraden on the route.

  • 8 October 2012

    Caledonian Maritime Assets Ltd (CMAL) has announced the winning name for the world’s first hybrid ferry after a two stage competition. There were hundreds of votes entered to name the world’s first sea going roll on roll off vehicle and passenger diesel electric hybrid ferry, but the most popular name by far was Hallaig. The […]

  • 30 November 2014
    Business & Finance

    The keel was laid for BC Ferries’ new cable ferry at a ceremony held on Friday, November 28th at Seaspan’s Vancouver Shipyards in North Vancouver. According to  Mark Wilson, BC Ferries’ Vice President of Engineering, the cable ferry is the first ship in this next phase of the company’s vessel replacement program. Once complete, the […]

  • 24 July 2013
    Business & Finance

      The BC Ferries Commissioner has approved BC Ferries’ application to construct three new intermediate class vessels to replace the 48-year old Queen of Burnaby and the 49- year old Queen of Nanaimo. Both of these vessels are nearing the end of their service lives and are scheduled for retirement in 2016. BC Ferries intends […]

  • 26 March 2012

    The first arc welds on the keel of Washington’s new 144-car ferry will be made later this month by the leaders of the state Legislature transportation committees, Sen. Mary Margaret Haugen of Camano Island and Rep. Judy Clibborn of Mercer Island. The two legislators will join Washington State Ferries officials and ship workers at 11:30 […]

  • 26 March 2012
    Business & Finance

    The first arc welds on the keel of Washington’s new 144-car ferry will be made later this month by the leaders of the state Legislature transportation committees, Sen. Mary Margaret Haugen of Camano Island and Rep. Judy Clibborn of Mercer Island. The two legislators will join Washington State Ferries officials and ship workers at 11:30 […]

  • 30 May 2017
    Business & Finance

    French ferry operator Brittany Ferries has signed a ten-year deal with UK-based Portsmouth International Port to continue using the port for its services.  Signed on board Brittany Ferries’ ship Bretagne on May 17, the deal comes as the UK prepares to leave the EU to sail a new course in global trade and cooperation. The agreement […]

  • 4 July 2018
    Business & Finance

    BMT launches Eco Ferry, a new hybrid ferry design.

  • 20 May 2016

    Recent changes to the Canadian Federal government’s New Building Canada Fund (NBCF) aim at enabling significant investments in infrastructure systems, including ferry replacement and refits, paving way for ferry owners, operators and shipbuilders to benefit from this initiative. Ferry operators across Canada will be given access to the fund that may inject billions of dollars of transportation infrastructure […]

  • 22 January 2018
    Business & Finance

    The new Irish Ferries cruise ferry W. B. Yeats was launched into the water on January 19 at FSG.

  • 5 August 2016
    Business & Finance

    The Dorena-Hickman Ferry will be closed today due to dredging in the Hickman Harbor, according to District 1 – Kentucky Transportation Cabinet. “When the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers dredger is working in the harbor there is not enough room for the ferry to safely navigate to and from the Kentucky landing,” the Cabinet said. Dorena-Hickman […]

  • 3 November 2014
    Project & Tenders, Vessels

    Port of Tallin signed contracts with Remontowa Shipbuilding and Sefine Shipyards for the construction of LNG ready feries.

  • 19 June 2020
    Infrastructure, Operations & Maintenance, Vessels

    Canadian ferry operator BC Ferries noted that its second hybrid-electric ship, Island Aurora, entered service on Thursday, June 18.

  • 14 June 2016
    Business & Finance

    Norwegian ferry owner and operator Fjord1 has signed a newbuilding contract with Turkey-based Tersan Shipyard for two battery-powered ferries that will be fully electrically operational. The two ferries are expected to start operating from January 1, 2018, until 2027 on E39 Anda-Lote on the west coast of Norway. “This will be the first ferry connection in […]

  • 15 January 2013
    Business & Finance

    The ceremonial raising of the flag on the last of four LNG-fueled ferries built for one of the biggest Norwegian owners –Torghatten Nord AS took place in Remontowa Shipbuilding S.A on 8th of January 2013. During three years of cooperation with the owner Remontowa shipyard constructed eight modern ferries of different propulsion features, engine power […]

  • 28 July 2015
    Business & Finance

    Norwegian ferry operator Torghatten Trafikkselskap AS has signed a contract with compatriot shipyard Fiskerstrand Verft AS for the construction of a Multi Maritime-designed car and passenger ferry, with an option for two additional ferries. The ferry will have the capacity to carry 60 cars (10 on a hoistable deck) and 249 passengers and crew. It is designed for […]

  • 30 November 2015
    Business & Finance

    All passengers are accounted for after their Indonesia-registered ferry Sea Prince hit a floating object off Batam on November 29. According to the Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA), the incident occurred in the evening hours in Indonesian waters after the ferry left the Nongsapura ferry terminal for Singapore. At the time of the incident the ferry was carrying […]