Danube High-Speed Low-Wash Ferry Offers New Level of Efficiency and Reliability

Danube High-Speed Low-Wash Ferry Offers New Level of Efficiency and Reliability

Incat Crowther announced earlier today the launch of Twin City Liner, a 39m low wash, high-speed catamaran ferry for operation by Twin City Liner on the Danube River between Vienna and Bratislava. The vessel was built by …
Feb 14, 2019 /  Vessels
Record Low Danube Hinders Shipping in Hungary

Record Low Danube Hinders Shipping in Hungary

Water levels on the Danube dropped to record lows on three sections of the river in Hungary on Wednesday due to a recent drought, hindering passenger cruise ships and causing losses to freight shipping companies. In …
Aug 22, 2018 /  Curious
Order book continues to grow for Wight Shipyard Co with Austrian order

Order book continues to grow for Wight Shipyard Co with Austrian order

Wight Shipyard Co has secured its first multi-million-pound export order for a 250-passenger river catamaran to operate for Central Danube Region Marketing & Development GmbH’s Twin City Liner – a tourist …
Feb 12, 2018 /  Vessels
Greece, Bulgaria to Create Multimodal Corridor Between Ports

Greece, Bulgaria to Create Multimodal Corridor Between Ports

Bulgaria and Greece agreed to expand Multimodal Freight Corridor Between Black Sea, Aegean Sea and Dunabe. Bulgarian Minister of Transport, Information Technology and Communications Ivaylo Moskovski and Greek …
Jul 10, 2017 /  Curious
LNG-powered EcoLiner manages to deliver significant cut down on fuel expenses

LNG-powered EcoLiner manages to deliver significant cut down on fuel expenses

Greenest inland vessel in whole of Europe debuts Damen group innovations In early February Damen Shipyards Group was able to launch the very first LNG-powered Damen EcoLiner inland shipping tanker at its yard in …
Mar 10, 2015 /  Vessels
Barge laden with 850 tons of fertilizer sinks in the Danube River

Barge laden with 850 tons of fertilizer sinks in the Danube River

A barge carrying nearly 850 tons of fertilizer MPK 81624 - a compound containing nitrogen, phosphorus and potassium, has sunk in the Danube River.  The incident occurred yesterday at 13:25 local time while the …
Feb 12, 2015 /  Accidents