Norled confirms vessel no. 3 and 4 of LMG 120-DEH design

Norled confirms vessel no. 3 and 4 of LMG 120-DEH design

On 1st August 2018 Norled has announced the contract for the construction of two Double Ended Diesel Electric Hybrid ferries based on the LMG 120-DEH design to be built at Remontowa Shipyard. These two sister ships comes …
Aug 3, 2018 /  Vessels
BMT Launches New Hybrid ‘Eco Ferry’ Design

BMT Launches New Hybrid ‘Eco Ferry’ Design

BMT has announced the launch of a striking new hybrid ferry design which could pave the way for a cleaner, more cost-efficient energy option for ferry operators.  At 31m, the 149-passenger ‘Eco Ferry’ …
Jul 4, 2018 /  Vessels
Wightlink’s new flagship Victoria of Wight takes shape

Wightlink’s new flagship Victoria of Wight takes shape

It is exactly three months since Wightlink’s new environmentally friendly hybrid energy flagship Victoria of Wight was launched to cheers and applause from staff and shipyard workers at Cemre. Since the ferry …
May 8, 2018 /  Vessels
Victoria of Wight - Wightlink’s new hybrid energy ferry will be launched at the Cemre shipyard on February 07

Victoria of Wight - Wightlink’s new hybrid energy ferry will be launched at the Cemre shipyard on February 07

Victoria of Wight, Wightlink’s new hybrid energy ferry for the Portsmouth-Fishbourne route, will be launched at the Cemre shipyard in Turkey on Wednesday 7 February 2018. “This will be a proud day for …
Feb 5, 2018 /  Vessels
Western Baltija Shipbuilding to supply hull blocks for Color Line's newbuild

Western Baltija Shipbuilding to supply hull blocks for Color Line's newbuild

Western Baltija Shipbuilding (WBS) signed a contract on the production of the hull blocks for the largest hybrid ferry in the world with the Norwegian company Ulstein Verft AS in spring and is already commencing first …
Oct 13, 2017 /  Curious
Glosten Completes Design of New Passenger Vessel for Kitsap Transit

Glosten Completes Design of New Passenger Vessel for Kitsap Transit

Glosten, a Seattle-based naval architecture and marine engineering consultancy, announces the completion of a 150-passenger-only hybrid ferry design for Kitsap Transit, a public transportation agency based in Bremerton, …
Jun 28, 2017 /  Vessels
Rolls-Royce to provide power for the world’s largest hybrid ferry

Rolls-Royce to provide power for the world’s largest hybrid ferry

Rolls-Royce has received an order for four B33:45L diesel engines to power the world’s largest hybrid ferry being built for the Norwegian cruise and transport company Color Line. The ferry is designed by Fosen and …
Jun 16, 2017 /  Vessels
World’s largest plug-in hybrid vessel awarded Next Generation Ship Award

World’s largest plug-in hybrid vessel awarded Next Generation Ship Award

At the opening ceremony of the Nor-Shipping exhibition today, the ‘Color Hybrid’ plug-in hybrid ship was announced the winner of the Next Generation Ship Award. The vessel has been designed by Fosen Yard and …
May 30, 2017 /  Vessels
Scandlines’ new hybrid ferry in operation (Video)

Scandlines’ new hybrid ferry in operation (Video)

On Wednesday 21 December 2016, Scandlines’ second new hybrid ferry for the Rostock-Gedser route, M/V Copenhagen, will carry passengers for the first time when it departs from Gedser towards Rostock at 09:00. …
Dec 21, 2016 /  Cruise
Seaspan Ferries Corporation Announces Arrival of First New Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) Fuelled Vessel

Seaspan Ferries Corporation Announces Arrival of First New Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) Fuelled Vessel

Seaspan Ferries Corporation (SFC) announced on Friday the arrival of the Seaspan Swift, the first of two new dual-fuelled/hybrid (diesel, liquefied natural gas and battery) ferries to its fleet. The new state-of-the-art …
Dec 12, 2016 /  Vessels