Austal Successfully Launches 109M High-Speed Catamaran for Molslinjen of Denmark (Video)

Austal Successfully Launches 109M High-Speed Catamaran for Molslinjen of Denmark (Video)

AUSTAL (ASX:ASB) operations in Henderson, Western Australia has successfully launched the Auto Express 109m high-speed vehicle/passenger ferry ‘Express 4’  for Molslinjen (OMX:MOLS) of Denmark. This …
Oct 29, 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
Austal: Response to announcement by government of Trinidad and Tobago

Austal: Response to announcement by government of Trinidad and Tobago

Austal Limited (Austal) (ASX: ASB) notes the announcement by the Prime Minister of Trinidad and Tobago in that country’s press that the Trinidad and Tobago Cabinet has authorised the purchase of a fast ferry from …
Sep 14, 2018 /  Vessels
AUSTAL delivers high-speed catamaran to VS Grand Ferries

AUSTAL delivers high-speed catamaran to VS Grand Ferries

Austal Limited (Austal) (ASX: ASB) has announced the delivery of a 30-metre high-speed aluminum catamaran for VS Grand Ferries of the Philippines. The Incat Crowther designed ship was built at Austal’s shipyard in …
Sep 12, 2018 /  Vessels
AUSTAL Invests In Major Commercial Shipbuilding Expansion

AUSTAL Invests In Major Commercial Shipbuilding Expansion

Austal Limited (Austal) (ASX: ASB) announced on Monday that it has finalised the details of its previously announced investment of up to US$30 million for capacity expansion. This investment will be focused in the …
May 18, 2018 /  Curious
Austal’s eight littoral combat ship completes acceptance trials for US Navy

Austal’s eight littoral combat ship completes acceptance trials for US Navy

Austal (ASX:ASB) Tuesday announced the eighth Independence-class Littoral Combat Ship, the future USS Tulsa (LCS 16), has successfully completed acceptance trials in the Gulf of Mexico. This is the last significant …
Mar 21, 2018 /  Naval
Austal awarded A$68M contract for 83-metre trimaran by JR Kyushu Jet Ferry of Japan

Austal awarded A$68M contract for 83-metre trimaran by JR Kyushu Jet Ferry of Japan

Following the Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) announced 8 December 2017, Austal (ASX:ASB) announced yesterday the award of a A$68 million contract to design and build an 83 metre trimaran ferry for JR Kyushu Jet Ferry …
Mar 6, 2018 /  Vessels
New passenger ferry contract from SNC Aremiti celebrates Austal’s fifth vessel for French Polynesia

New passenger ferry contract from SNC Aremiti celebrates Austal’s fifth vessel for French Polynesia

Austal Limited (ASX:ASB) announced last week that long-standing client and French Polynesia’s leading commercial ferry operator, SNC Aremiti (part of the Groupe Degage), has awarded a AU$30 million contract to …
Jan 4, 2018 /  Vessels
Austal and JR Kyushu Jet Ferry propose international high-speed trimaran solution in Japan

Austal and JR Kyushu Jet Ferry propose international high-speed trimaran solution in Japan

Austal (ASX:ASB) has announced the establishment of a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between Austal Australia and JR Kyushu Jet Ferry to develop a new high-speed trimaran passenger ferry concept for JR Kyushu Jet …
Dec 18, 2017 /  Vessels
Luerssen and Austal winners in deal to build 10 Royal Australian Navy’s Offshore Patrol Vessels

Luerssen and Austal winners in deal to build 10 Royal Australian Navy’s Offshore Patrol Vessels

The Federal Government has announced yesterday that Luerssen will be awarded the prime contract to deliver the Royal Australian Navy’s Offshore Patrol Vessels (OPVs). Austal announced yesterday that the Government …
Nov 24, 2017 /  Naval