Ferry news

Boreal Sjø’s new fast ferry starts service in Norway

Boreal Sjø’s new fast ferry starts service in Norway
By Rebecca Gibson | Wednesday, March 22, 2017

The 147-passenger Jektøy was built by Norway-based shipyard Brødrene

Vigor is to build two passenger ferries for WETA in San Francisco

Vigor is to build two passenger ferries for WETA in San Francisco
By Rebecca | Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Two newbuilds follow on from an earlier order for two passenger ferries at the US shipyard

Strategic Marine wins two passenger ferry contracts

Strategic Marine wins two passenger ferry contracts
By Rebecca Gibson | Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Shipyard will build one ferry for Scotland's Pentland Ferries and another for an Asian operator

Port of Helsinki opens new passenger ferry terminal

Port of Helsinki opens new passenger ferry terminal
By Rebecca Gibson | Monday, March 13, 2017

New facility features an automated vessel mooring system from Cavotec

Clipper to launch Vancouver to Victoria ferry service in 2018

Clipper to launch Vancouver to Victoria ferry service in 2018
By Rebecca Gibson | Wednesday, March 8, 2017

Canadian operator will offer the service on high-speed catamaran owned by parent company FRS

Burgess Marine refits passenger ferries for Wightlink and Condor

Burgess Marine refits passenger ferries for Wightlink and Condor
By Rebecca Gibson | Thursday, March 2, 2017

Two Wightlink and one Condor ferry underwent extensive maintenance work in Cherbourg

Tanah Merah to become Singapore's first solar-powered ferry terminal

Tanah Merah to become Singapore's first solar-powered ferry terminal
By Rebecca Gibson | Wednesday, March 1, 2017

Sunseap will provide operator Singapore Cruise Terminal with energy for terminal

Viking FSTR to join Viking Line's Helsinki–Tallinn route

Viking FSTR to join Viking Line's Helsinki–Tallinn route
By Rebecca Gibson | Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Catamaran will offer four to six daily sailings between Finland and Estonia from April to October 2017

BC Ferries cable ferry celebrates first anniversary

BC Ferries cable ferry celebrates first anniversary
By Rebecca Gibson | Monday, February 20, 2017

Baynes Sound Connector has made 10,200 sailings since she started service in Canada last February

New Stena Line ro-pax ferries to operate on Belfast routes

New Stena Line ro-pax ferries to operate on Belfast routes
By Rebecca Gibson | Thursday, February 16, 2017

Four vessels will be powered by gas-ready engines when they debut in 2019 and 2020

BC Ferries LNG ferry leaves Remontowa for British Columbia

BC Ferries LNG ferry leaves Remontowa for British Columbia
By Rebecca Gibson | Thursday, February 16, 2017

Canadian operator expects to welcome Salish Eagle in early April

BC Ferries names Mark Collins as president and CEO

BC Ferries names Mark Collins as president and CEO
By Rebecca Gibson | Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Collins will replace current leader Mike Corrigan, who is moving to Interferry

Wight Shipyard to refurbish Red Funnel ferry

Wight Shipyard to refurbish Red Funnel ferry
By Rebecca Gibson | Tuesday, February 14, 2017

The contract will bring Red Jet 3 back to the Isle of Wight for first time since she was built there in 1998

Viking XPRS hits the waves with new interiors

Viking XPRS hits the waves with new interiors
By Rebecca Gibson | Tuesday, February 7, 2017

Viking Line passenger ferry resumes service on the Helsinki-Tallinn route

MAN Cryo to provide LNG fuel supply system for ro-pax ferry

MAN Cryo to provide LNG fuel supply system for ro-pax ferry
By Rebecca Gibson | Tuesday, January 31, 2017

Caronte & Tourist’s new ferry will be the first of its kind with LNG propulsion

Tallink takes delivery of new LNG ferry Megastar

Tallink takes delivery of new LNG ferry Megastar
By Rebecca Gibson | Thursday, January 26, 2017

Meyer Turku-built ferry will operate on the Tallinn to Helsinki route from 29 January

Stena Europe debuts new Stena Line livery

Stena Europe debuts new Stena Line livery
By Rebecca Gibson | Thursday, January 26, 2017

Ferry is the first in the Irish Sea fleet to showcase new sustainability strapline

Seaspan starts operating new dual-fuel ferry in Canada

Seaspan starts operating new dual-fuel ferry in Canada
By Rebecca Gibson | Thursday, January 19, 2017

Seapsan Swift operates on the route between British Columbia and Vancouver Island

BC Ferries welcomes Salish Orca to British Columbia

BC Ferries welcomes Salish Orca to British Columbia
By Rebecca Gibson | Friday, January 13, 2017

Canadian line's first LNG ferry will begin service in spring 2017 after crew training

Wärtsilä updates power equipment on Moby Zaza

Wärtsilä updates power equipment on Moby Zaza
By Rebecca Gibson | Wednesday, January 11, 2017

New equipment will help Italian passenger ferry to reduce environmental footprint