Incat Crowther Ferry for Samso Rederi

Incat Crowther Ferry for Samso Rederi

Incat Crowther has announced the construction of a 35m Catamaran Passenger Ferry for Samso Rederi in Denmark. The Incat Crowther 35 will operate between the Aarhus and the island of Samso, an island of natural beauty …
Mar 22, 2019 /  Vessels
Damen Shiprepair Oskarshamnsvarvet wins contract for lifetime extension of Stockholm ferry

Damen Shiprepair Oskarshamnsvarvet wins contract for lifetime extension of Stockholm ferry

Damen Shiprepair Oskarshamnsvarvet (DSO) has won a public tender for the contract to undertake a lifetime extension project on the passenger ferry Waxholm II. Built in 1983, the 35.5 metre ferry carries up to 350 …
Feb 7, 2019 /  Vessels
WATCH: ABB enables groundbreaking trial of remotely operated passenger ferry

WATCH: ABB enables groundbreaking trial of remotely operated passenger ferry

Ice-class passenger ferry Suomenlinna II was remotely piloted through test area near Helsinki harbor, proving that human oversight of vessels from anywhere is achievable with today’s technologies With this …
Dec 4, 2018 /  Vessels
Grandi Navi Veloci’ ferry Excellent collides with crane in Barcelona Port causing fire (Video)

Grandi Navi Veloci’ ferry Excellent collides with crane in Barcelona Port causing fire (Video)

A passenger ferry Excellent (see also CruiseMapper) collided with a loading crane in bad weather in Barcelona's port on Wednesday morning causing a fire. The port authorities said that there were no injuries …
Oct 31, 2018 /  Accidents
Incat Crowther's Fiftieth Vessel for Operation in China

Incat Crowther's Fiftieth Vessel for Operation in China

Incat Crowther announced earlier today the launch of Xin Hai Bin, a 40m Catamaran Passenger Ferry built by AFAI for Zhuhai Fast Ferry Company. Incat Crowther’s relationship with AFAI dates back to 1982, when the …
Sep 28, 2018 /  Vessels
AUSTAL cuts metal on 117m trimaran for Fred. Olsen

AUSTAL cuts metal on 117m trimaran for Fred. Olsen

AUSTAL (ASX: ASB) announced last Friday (Sep21) that construction has commenced on the first of two 117m high-speed passenger trimaran ferries for Fred. Olsen (see also CruiseMapper). Developed in Henderson, Western …
Sep 26, 2018 /  Vessels
Incat Crowther-designed 40m Catamaran Passenger Ferry Jiang Men launched

Incat Crowther-designed 40m Catamaran Passenger Ferry Jiang Men launched

Incat Crowther announced yesterday the launch of 40m Catamaran Passenger Ferry, Jiang Men, built by Wang Tak. Jiang Men is the third in a series that started with 2016’s Shi Zi Yang 7. In the constantly evolving …
Sep 26, 2018 /  Vessels
Rolls-Royce and MOL verify enhanced navigational safety with Intelligent Awareness tests aboard passenger ferry

Rolls-Royce and MOL verify enhanced navigational safety with Intelligent Awareness tests aboard passenger ferry

The capacity for Intelligent Awareness and machine learning technologies to significantly improve navigational safety has been verified by Rolls-Royce and Japanese shipping company Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL), …
Sep 11, 2018 /  Curious
Ultramar Takes Delivery of Second High-end 48m Catamaran Ferry

Ultramar Takes Delivery of Second High-end 48m Catamaran Ferry

Incat Crowther announced earlier today the delivery of Ultramar II, the second in a series of high capacity 48m Catamaran Passenger Ferries for Mexican operator Ultramar. Built by Midship Marine in Harvey, Louisiana, …
Aug 1, 2018 /  Vessels
Vigor delivers third Hydrus class 400 passenger ferry to WETA

Vigor delivers third Hydrus class 400 passenger ferry to WETA

Vigor recently delivered Argo, the third of four all aluminum, 400 passenger ferries to the Water Emergency Transportation Authority (WETA) in San Francisco, California. The hull was constructed at Vigor Ballard and the …
Jul 12, 2018 /  Vessels