Balearia’s third LNG-powered smart ship starts operations in Spain

Balearia’s third LNG-powered smart ship starts operations in Spain

Abel Matutes, Baleària’s third LNG-fueled vessel starts operations. The ship experienced a change of engines in recent months, and is joining the new-build smart ship Hypatia de Alejandría and the …
Jul 23, 2019 /  Vessels
Sweden’s largest hybrid-electric car ferry ready to enter operation

Sweden’s largest hybrid-electric car ferry ready to enter operation

The ferry will operate on one of Sweden’s busiest maritime route, with over 100,000 vehicles transported per month Danfoss Editron has provided the electric power equipment that controls the ferry’s …
Jul 23, 2019 /  Vessels
Incat Tasmania Exports New 111 metre ferry to Spain

Incat Tasmania Exports New 111 metre ferry to Spain

Incat Tasmania’s newest 111-metre ferry has been handed over to her new Spanish operator Naviera Armas and departed Hobart late Tuesday night (16 July) for Spain. The ship, named Volcan de Tagoro (Incat Hull …
Jul 18, 2019 /  Vessels
Brittany Ferries names new ships and promises significant CO2 savings from fleet renewal plans

Brittany Ferries names new ships and promises significant CO2 savings from fleet renewal plans

Kerry and Santoña are names confirmed for Brittany Ferries new ships Half a billion Euro fleet renewal programme underway, with three new LNG-powered vessels Anticipated 46% saving in CO2 emissions per …
Jul 9, 2019 /  Vessels
Tallink Grupp signs loan agreement for new LNG powered fast ferry

Tallink Grupp signs loan agreement for new LNG powered fast ferry

AS Tallink Grupp's subsidiary Tallink Superfast Ltd. and KfW IPEX-Bank GmbH have signed the loan agreement in the amount of EUR 197,6 million to finance the new EUR 247 million LNG powered fast ferry currently under …
Jul 8, 2019 /  Finance
BMT announces new 43m High-Speed, Fast Ferry contract

BMT announces new 43m High-Speed, Fast Ferry contract

BMT has announced the signing of a contract for two new 43 metre (104’ x 37’’ x 12.5’) high-speed, passenger Fast Ferries for Kitsap Transit, with an option for a third to be added to this vessel …
Jul 8, 2019 /  Vessels
Grimaldi Group completes installation of Corvus Energy ‘mega batteries’ in groundbreaking retrofit projects

Grimaldi Group completes installation of Corvus Energy ‘mega batteries’ in groundbreaking retrofit projects

Cruise Barcelona and Cruise Roma retrofitted with a total of 11 MWh energy storage systems enabling zero-emissions operation Corvus Energy announced on Wednesday (Jul03) that the company has completed the …
Jul 5, 2019 /  Curious
Second large ferry export for Wight Shipyard

Second large ferry export for Wight Shipyard

UK shipbuilder Wight Shipyard Co has completed its second export order. The order placed by Ultramar, the largest ferry operator in Mexico, consists of two 37m fast ferries which will be transported to Cancun Mexico at …
Jun 27, 2019 /  Vessels
Incat Crowther Provides Vital Connection to Ulleung-do in Korea

Incat Crowther Provides Vital Connection to Ulleung-do in Korea

Incat Crowther has announced a contract to design a 65m catamaran passenger ferry for operation in Korea. The Incat Crowther 65 will be built by Khan Co., Ltd of Geoje-si, Korea and operated by Dolphin Shipping Co., …
Jun 24, 2019 /  Vessels
Incat launches a new 111-metre ferry for Spain

Incat launches a new 111-metre ferry for Spain

Incat Tasmania has launched a new 111-metre ferry from the shipyard at Hobart’s Prince of Wales Bay. The ship, named Volcan de Tagoro (Incat Hull 091) and in the distinctive red Naviera Armas livery, was launched …
Jun 18, 2019 /  Vessels