ABB brings efficiency and sustainability through system integration to two new Indian ferries

ABB brings efficiency and sustainability through system integration to two new Indian ferries

ABB signs contract with Cochin Shipyard Ltd, the largest shipbuilding and maintenance facility in India, to deliver a first-ever integrated power and automation package to an Indian shipowner. ABB’s contract with …
Jun 20, 2018 /  Vessels
OSK-ShipTech and GSI behind new ferry for Algeria

OSK-ShipTech and GSI behind new ferry for Algeria

Guangzhou Shipyard International Company in China has just signed a contract with state-owned Algerian shipping company ENTMV for a large RoPax newbuilding. Danish OSK-ShipTech A/S is behind the design. Danish design is …
Apr 26, 2018 /  Vessels
Incat Crowther: An Enduring Partnership to Deliver its Tenth Vessel

Incat Crowther: An Enduring Partnership to Deliver its Tenth Vessel

Incat Crowther announced earlier today the design of a 45m catamaran passenger ferry for Azam Marine of Tanzania, Africa. This vessel is the tenth vessel designed by Incat Crowther for the operator, and will be the …
Mar 21, 2018 /  Vessels
High-End Catamaran City Ferries To Service Cancun

High-End Catamaran City Ferries To Service Cancun

Incat Crowther announced earlier today the delivery of City Jet 1 and City Jet 2. The 28m passenger ferries are part of a six vessel new build program for the Cancun-based operator, Ultramar. The vessels will operate at …
Mar 8, 2018 /  Vessels
VARD secures contract for the construction of one fully electrical battery-powered car and passenger ferry for Boreal

VARD secures contract for the construction of one fully electrical battery-powered car and passenger ferry for Boreal

Vard Holdings Limited (VARD), one of the major global designers and shipbuilders of specialized vessels, announced earlier today that it has secured a contract for the construction of one car- and passenger ferry for …
Jan 5, 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
Rolls-Royce and Mitsui O.S.K. lines to work together to develop intelligent awareness for ships

Rolls-Royce and Mitsui O.S.K. lines to work together to develop intelligent awareness for ships

Rolls-Royce has signed a deal with Japanese multi-modal transport company Mitsui O.S.K. Lines (MOL), to collaborate in the development of its intelligent awareness system. The collaboration will be on board 165-meter …
Dec 21, 2017 /  Curious
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
New Catamaran Passenger Ferry in Operation on Sydney Harbour

New Catamaran Passenger Ferry in Operation on Sydney Harbour

Incat Crowther announced on Wednesday that the 27m Catamaran Passenger Ferry, Nancy Wake, has been delivered to the Australian Public Company Sealink, and has commenced operations on Sydney Harbour. Built by Aluminium …
Dec 13, 2017 /  Vessels
MV Glen Sannox - UK’s first LNG passenger ferry launched on the Clyde (Video)

MV Glen Sannox - UK’s first LNG passenger ferry launched on the Clyde (Video)

The UK’s first liquefied natural gas (LNG) passenger ferry was launched yesterday (Tuesday 21st November 2017) on the Clyde by First Minister Nicola Sturgeon. The 102-metre, roll-on/roll-off vehicle passenger …
Nov 22, 2017 /  Vessels