Stena Line’s three Irish Sea E-Flexer ships now in construction

Stena Line’s three Irish Sea E-Flexer ships now in construction

Stena Line has reached an important milestone in its major new fleet investment programme with the steel cutting of a third E-Flexer RoPax ship to be deployed on its Irish Sea routes. This means that all three of Stena …
Nov 29, 2018 /  Vessels
New Ferry - Stena Line expands traffic to Denmark from the Port of Gothenburg

New Ferry - Stena Line expands traffic to Denmark from the Port of Gothenburg

A new ferry has been introduced on the Denmark route, departing from Masthuggskajen in Gothenburg. The latest addition, Stena Vinga, will together with Stena Danica and Stena Jutlandica operate on the Stena Line route …
Oct 4, 2018 /  Vessels
Stena Line introduces first AI-assisted vessel

Stena Line introduces first AI-assisted vessel

As a central part of Stena Line’s efforts to reduce fuel consumption and minimise environmental impact, the company is now running a pilot study where artificial intelligence technology is implemented on board …
Sep 10, 2018 /  Vessels
Stena Line adds extra freight capacity to its Belfast-Liverpool service

Stena Line adds extra freight capacity to its Belfast-Liverpool service

STENA Line is planning to upweight its freight capacity on its popular Belfast to Liverpool route. It will initially deploy the 3,000 lane metre Stena Forerunner vessel before replacing it with a similar ship early in …
Aug 6, 2018 /  Vessels
Stena signs order for two additional E-Flexer ships

Stena signs order for two additional E-Flexer ships

Europe’s leading ferry company has an option on a further four vessels Stena has decided to exercise its option to build a seventh and eighth E-Flexer vessel. The two vessels will be deployed within Stena …
Jul 18, 2018 /  Vessels
First-ever bunkering of Liquefied biogas in Sweden at the Port of Gothenburg

First-ever bunkering of Liquefied biogas in Sweden at the Port of Gothenburg

Monday, June 25, the first-ever bunkering of liquefied biogas (LBG) took place at the Port of Gothenburg. Fure Vinga, owned by the Donsö-based shipping company Furetank, took on 40 cubic metres of LBG directly from …
Jun 28, 2018 /  Curious
Stena Line’s New Liverpool-Bound Ship Taking Shape in China

Stena Line’s New Liverpool-Bound Ship Taking Shape in China

One of the two new E-Flexer RoPax ferries bound for the Liverpool – Belfast route in 2020 has recently marked an important production milestone by celebrating its official keel-laying at the AVIC shipyard in …
Jun 26, 2018 /  Vessels
Stena Line re-deploys three ships to strengthen the route network

Stena Line re-deploys three ships to strengthen the route network

After summer, Stena Line will re-deploy three ships on three routes. The target is to further improve service and accessibility for customers and optimise operations in line with market developments. "We are now …
Jun 13, 2018 /  Vessels
Stena Line confirms plans for its 3 new Irish Sea ships

Stena Line confirms plans for its 3 new Irish Sea ships

Stena Line has confirmed that the first of its new RoPax ferries currently under construction in China is planned to enter service on its Holyhead – Dublin route early 2020. The following two is assigned to …
Jun 13, 2018 /  Vessels
Hitachi Partners with Stena Line to Implement Digital Technology in Shipping

Hitachi Partners with Stena Line to Implement Digital Technology in Shipping

Hitachi Europe Ltd., a subsidiary of Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE:6501),   has partnered with Stena Line (see also CruiseMapper), one of the largest shipping companies in Europe, to implement artificial intelligence …
Jun 8, 2018 /  Curious