Ferry news

Working to make a difference in the ferry industry

Working to make a difference in the ferry industry
By Guest | Tuesday, April 16, 2019

Interferry CEO Mike Corrigan reflects on a hectic round of activity devoted to crucial industry issues

Interferry CEO Mike Corrigan reflects on a hectic round of activity devoted to crucial industry issues

DFDS chooses broadband from Nowhere Networks

DFDS chooses broadband from Nowhere Networks
By Rebecca Gibson | Sunday, April 14, 2019

New internet solution will be rolled out to all ferries on the English Channel routes by summer 2020

Wightlink forms partnership with Grace's Bakery

Wightlink forms partnership with Grace's Bakery
By Rebecca Gibson | Wednesday, April 10, 2019

UK operator to provide ferry customers with sandwiches made from locally sourced ingredients

How DFDS is staying confident in uncertain times

How DFDS is staying confident in uncertain times
By David Mott | Tuesday, April 9, 2019

Niels Smedegaard tells David Mott how preparing for a no-deal Brexit will help the firm improve services for both its passenger and freight businesses

Niels Smedegaard tells David Mott how preparing for a no-deal Brexit will help the firm improve services

An uncertain future for the ferry industry

An uncertain future for the ferry industry
By Guest | Monday, April 8, 2019

HFW’s William MacLachlan comments on the impact of Brexit on the many operators serving the UK and Ireland

HFW’s William MacLachlan explores how Brexit will affect operators serving the UK and Ireland

Arriva Danmark expands ferry partnership with Damen

Arriva Danmark expands ferry partnership with Damen
By Elly Yates-Roberts | Friday, April 5, 2019

Shipbuilder will construct seven fully electric ferries for use in Copenhagen, Denmark

Ferry operators are moving to cleaner power

Ferry operators are moving to cleaner power
By Rebecca Gibson | Thursday, April 4, 2019

European lines are leading the way in environmentally friendly operations as they order dual-fuel and battery-powered ferries. Rebecca Gibson reports

European brands are leading the way in green operations as they order dual-fuel and battery ferries

How are ferry operators ensuring a sustainable future?

How are ferry operators ensuring a sustainable future?
By Guest | Tuesday, April 2, 2019

Simon Johnson, director of Shipshape Consulting, asks four ferry operators to outline the initiatives they have put in place to reduce the environmental impact of their fleets

BC Ferries, Brittany Ferries, Red Funnel and Stena outline their environmental initiatives

Rauma Marine to build new shuttle ferry for Tallink

Rauma Marine to build new shuttle ferry for Tallink
By Elly Yates-Roberts | Friday, March 29, 2019

LNG ship will sail between Helsinki, Finland and Tallinn, Estonia when it enters service in 2022

Brittany Ferries confirms fourth new cruise ferry

Brittany Ferries confirms fourth new cruise ferry
By Elly Yates-Roberts | Thursday, March 28, 2019

AVIC Weihai Shipyard will build the ship which will sail from the UK to Spain powered by LNG

Incat Crowther designs new Samso Rederi ferry

Incat Crowther designs new Samso Rederi ferry
By Elly Yates-Roberts | Monday, March 25, 2019

The vessel will sail between Aarhus and the island of Samso and boost the island’s tourism economy

Wight Shipyard Co. equips Venus Clipper with Reygar system

Wight Shipyard Co. equips Venus Clipper with Reygar system
By Rebecca Gibson | Friday, March 22, 2019

BareFLEET solution helps yard monitor how ferry performs against original design specifications

Interferry begins FerrySafe project to improve ferry safety worldwide

Interferry begins FerrySafe project to improve ferry safety worldwide
By Elly Yates-Roberts | Tuesday, March 19, 2019

A report from findings of ferry operations in the Philippines aims to help developing nations

Deltamarin to design hull areas on Kvarken Link ferry

Deltamarin to design hull areas on Kvarken Link ferry
By Rebecca Gibson | Wednesday, March 13, 2019

Company will work closely with shipbuilder Rauma Marine Constructions to complete the dual-fuel vessel

New ferry terminal to open in Turku in 2025

New ferry terminal to open in Turku in 2025
By Rebecca Gibson | Monday, March 11, 2019

Port of Turku, City of Turku, Tallink Silja and Viking Line agree to build facility by 2025

Wight Shipyard Co delivers newest ship to MBNA Thames Clippers

Wight Shipyard Co delivers newest ship to MBNA Thames Clippers
By Elly Yates-Roberts | Monday, March 11, 2019

Venus Clipper is a light-weight, fast ferry that will operate as a river bus in Central London

Sperry Marine helps Color Line manage costs and compliance

Sperry Marine helps Color Line manage costs and compliance
By Elly Yates-Roberts | Thursday, March 7, 2019

Project includes refit and maintenance programme of the navigation systems of two cruise-ferries

Incat Crowther to design ro-pax ferry for Fujian Strait Shipping Co

Incat Crowther to design ro-pax ferry for Fujian Strait Shipping Co
By Elly Yates-Roberts | Wednesday, March 6, 2019

The 1,000-passenger vessel will use technology from Rolls-Royce and Caterpillar

Fjord1 chooses Norwegian Electric Systems for hybridisation

Fjord1 chooses Norwegian Electric Systems for hybridisation
By Elly Yates-Roberts | Friday, March 1, 2019

Electrical and hybrid propulsion specialists will modify ferry to operate on fully electric power

Irish Ferries launches award-winning W.B. Yeats

Irish Ferries launches award-winning W.B. Yeats
By Elly Yates-Roberts | Thursday, February 28, 2019

The cruise-ferry will sail between Dublin and Cherbourg four times a week starting 14 March