Balearia launches its second LNG ferry in Italy

Balearia launches its second LNG ferry in Italy

Spanish shipping company Baleària said the second of its LNG-fueled ferries, Marie Curie, has hit the water in the Italian Cantiere Navale Visentini shipyard. Balearia said Marie Curie’s sister vessel …
Nov 29, 2018 /  Vessels
Spanish ferry company Balearia begins LNG retrofit work on its first ferry of six, to be converted to LNG operation

Spanish ferry company Balearia begins LNG retrofit work on its first ferry of six, to be converted to LNG operation

Spanish ferry company Baleària has begun retrofitting its Nápoles ferry, the first of the company’s six ships to be converted to liquified natural gas (LNG) operation. The ferry arrived at the …
Nov 19, 2018 /  Vessels
Wärtsilä fully integrated scope chosen for largest LNG fuelled high-speed catamaran

Wärtsilä fully integrated scope chosen for largest LNG fuelled high-speed catamaran

The largest ever high-speed catamaran, which will operate on LNG fuel, will feature a fully integrated scope of supply from the technology group Wärtsilä. The 125 metres long vessel is being built at the Armon …
Nov 6, 2018 /  Curious
Caterpillar to convert three Balearia ferries from diesel to LNG Dual Fuel

Caterpillar to convert three Balearia ferries from diesel to LNG Dual Fuel

Caterpillar Marine has announced that the Spanish shipping company Baleària, will be converting three ferries from Diesel to LNG dual fuel using Caterpillar and MaK solutions. Caterpillar Marine dealer Finanzauto …
Oct 24, 2018 /  Vessels
Fred. Olsen Express and Baleària join forces to link the Spanish mainland and Canaries by the end of the year

Fred. Olsen Express and Baleària join forces to link the Spanish mainland and Canaries by the end of the year

The Managing Director of Fred. Olsen Express, Andrés Marín, and the President of Baleària, Adolfo Utor, signed an agreement to begin jointly operating routes between the Spanish mainland and the …
Sep 14, 2018 /  Vessels
Baleària Acquires Visemar One

Baleària Acquires Visemar One

Spanish ferry company Baleària has decided to buy Visemar One, a 2010-built RoRo/passenger ship which has been part of the company’s fleet for seven years. "Baleària has just invested close to 55 …
Aug 15, 2018 /  Vessels
Gondan signs a contract for a new GRP ferry

Gondan signs a contract for a new GRP ferry

GONDAN Shipbuilders has just signed a contract for the construction in 9 months of a new passenger catamaran for a European country. The vessel, which will reach 34 knots at full load, will be driven by two 3,000 hp …
Aug 7, 2018 /  Vessels
GONDAN delivered the second GRP ecofast ferry to Baleària

GONDAN delivered the second GRP ecofast ferry to Baleària

GONDAN delivered the second GRP ecofast ferry, EcoLUX, to Baleària shipping company. The first one was delivered las December. The 28m-long vessels has been designed focusing on eco-efficiency, comfort and speed …
May 3, 2018 /  Vessels
First Balearia LNG ferry Hypatia de Alejandría launched in Italy

First Balearia LNG ferry Hypatia de Alejandría launched in Italy

Spanish ferry operator Baleària last week launched its first out of two liquefied natural gas (LNG)-powered ferries being built at the Italian shipbuilder Cantiere Navale Visentini. Baleària ordered the …
Apr 3, 2018 /  Vessels
Baleària Presents the First Natural Gas-Propelled Ferries on the Mediterranean at FITUR

Baleària Presents the First Natural Gas-Propelled Ferries on the Mediterranean at FITUR

Baleària, one of the shipping pioneers in the use of liquified natural gas (LNG) in the world, presented the first two ferries propelled by this clean energy that will be operated on the Mediterranean yesterday at …
Jan 19, 2018 /  Curious